These Ice Cream Shops Are in NBC10 Boston’s Best Ice Cream Tournament

Summer is in full swing! These 16 Boston-area ice cream businesses are competing in NBC10 Boston's best ice cream shop tournament.

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Bedford Farms ice Cream
Bedford Farms Ice Cream has over 60 flavors of ice cream located in Bedford, Burlington and Concord, Mass. They have custom ice cream sandwiches and ice cream pies.
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Peaceful Meadows Ice Cream
Peaceful Meadows Ice Cream makes homemade ice cream in Whitman, Mass., and many of their condiments, such as chocolate sauce, are made in-house as well.
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Bubbling Brook Restaurant
Bubbling Brook Restaurant in Westwood, Mass. serves soft serve flavors, such as peanut butter and raspberry sherbet, with hard-shell cones dipped in chocolate, cherry and caramel-toasted coconut.
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Cabot's Ice Cream & Restaurant
Cabot's Ice Cream & Restaurant in Newton, Mass., is an old fashioned ice cream parlor and restaurant that serves over 70 flavors and 35 variety of toppings. They are well-known for giving generous portions.
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Christina's Homemade Ice Cream
Christina's Homemade Ice Cream in Cambridge, Mass. uses the best quality ingredients to create ice cream flavors, such as their rose petal ice cream, fresh mint ice cream and Belgian chocolate. All of their ingredients are organic and sourced locally.
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Friendly's
Friendly's, founded in Springfield, Mass. in the 1930's, has been serving up their famous sundaes for generations.
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Dairy Joy
Dairy Joy in Weston, Mass. accidently discovered the legendary JavaBerry flavor recipe years ago, which is a combination of raspberry sherbet and coffee ice cream. Dairy Joy has been operated by the same family since the 1960's.
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J.P. Licks
J.P. Licks, a popular Boston chain, has inventive flavors including Tahitian vanilla and fresh peach. In addition, they serve Kosher, dairy-free, vegan and gluten-free varieties.
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Kimball Farm offers over 50 homemade flavors and use original recipes to create a rich and creamy texture. The Westford, Mass. location has attractions such as a driving range and zip line.
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Lizzy's Homemade Ice Cream
Lizzy's Homemade Ice Cream is a family-run business in Waltham and Harvard Square, Mass., that has quickly earned a strong following with flavors such as Charles River Crunch, which has dark chocolate ice cream and almond toffee nuggets.
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Uhlman's Ice Cream
Uhlman's Ice Cream in Westborough, Mass., has a wide variety of ice cream, from classic to sugar-free, as well as frozen yogurt. The shop also has inventive flavors such as the "Cookie Monster.
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Toscanini's Ice Cream
Toscanini's Ice Cream in Cambridge, Mass,. is constantly changing flavors and creating new flavors in the kitchen. This shop has world class flavors like Burnt Caramel, Kuhlfee and more.
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Emack & Bolio's
Emack & Bolio's is a chain ice cream business that has rockin' flavors like their Deep Purple Cow and Grasshopper Pie, as well as their specialized of cones with Rice Krispies and Fruit Loops.
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Richardson's Ice Cream
Richardson's Ice Cream, with locations in Middleton and Reading, Mass., makes ice cream with milk fresh from their cows, giving an old fashioned experience, and has some 50 flavors to boast of.
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Ben & Jerry's is a chain ice cream shop that has been around since the 1970's and serves great ice cream that thrills customers with great flavors
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