CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. -- From simple vanilla to gourmet caramel combinations to the invasion of the Oreo -- is anything better on a hot day than the cool swirl of ice cream?
Classic, traditional options, along with newfangled flavors, can be found in all corners of Westchester with a number of versions served a variety of ways (hello whipped cream, fudge, sprinkles and waffle cones).
You, however, picked five nominees for the best ice cream in the county, meaning now's the time to nail down the winner.
Voting ends today, June 26; go here to cast your ballot.
In the meantime, here's the "scoop" on why this one is so DVlicious.
The Blue Pig , 121 Maple St., Croton-on-Hudson, 914-271-3850
Years in Business: Five.
What Makes the Ice Cream Special: "We do everything from scratch. We use locally sourced milk with no steroids, no hormones and no antibiotics," explained Owner Lisa Moir.
Number of Favors: 16, all homemade.
Most Popular: Aztec Hot Chocolate Chip Chipotle Pepper along with local fruit flavors using real fruit. Vanilla malted brownie is also popular.
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