Summer is the Best Season – Summer Hours

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It’s finally here! Summer!! And you know what that means…. summer hours! While the Scoop Truck is normally open during weekends only, during summer, the truck is open EVERY SINGLE DAY. Hours are extended too! Summer hours are from 11am – 5pm in Harmony, CA. Now we all know that summer is the best season because Scoop Truck hours are … Read More

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What is Small Batch Ice Cream?

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“Small Batch” is all the rage these days, and for good reason. We’ve known about the power of the small batch way before it became as cool as craft ice cream itself. But what does it really mean? There are a couple of options when it comes to producing anything. You’ve got mass production, in which something is made around-the-clock, ongoing, … Read More

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Ice Cream’s Biggest Fans (You May Have Heard of a Few)

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What’s one thing you have in common with past presidents, A-list actors, famous music stars and the royal family? No, it’s not that you put on your pants one leg at a time (although we’re fairly confident that’s accurate as well). What you and these influencers both share is a love of ice cream! Read on to discover which famous … Read More

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Fascinating Facts About Ice Cream

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Need a break from holiday shopping, fa-la-la-la-la-ing and too much tinsel!? Well, maybe “veg out” on these fascinating facts about ice cream while you procrastinate on whether to buy the red sweater or the blue sweater for Aunt Janice… Special thanks to IceCream.com for sharing this sweet ice cream knowledge with us: Only one country consumes more ice cream per capita than … Read More

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HVC’s Newest Flavor: Shoreline Swirl Salted Caramel

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By now you know that Harmony Valley Creamery strives to create the best craft ice cream around. Unlike giant commercial operations, we don’t churn out flavors (see what we did there?!) without making sure they reach our high expectations for taste, quality and our commitment to using local products. With that in mind, we are proud to introduce the newest flavor to … Read More

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Playing with Food: Ice Cream

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Photo by Fr. Ian Delinger It’s summer and it’s hot outside. Ice cream is the summer favorite. But where did it come from? How did it impact society? And is there anything new? Ice cream’s versatility and utility goes beyond anyone’s imagination. Playing With Food will have you Screaming For Ice Cream! Playing With Food: A monthly piece on unique … Read More

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Invite the Scoop Truck to Your Wedding

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What a joyous occasion it is to gather with family and friends to celebrate love. It’s even more special when that love goes back to childhood and plays a role in many of your best memories. Ah, yes, it was love at first bite…Oh, your wedding. Right. We were thinking about ice cream. Your wedding is also a joyous occasion! … Read More

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Celebrate National Chocolate Ice Cream Day

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If you’ve ever thought to yourself, “I like my holidays to be specific, on Thursdays, and about ice cream,” then we’ve got some good news. National Chocolate Ice Cream Day is coming up on Thursday, June 7! We love celebrating any ice cream holiday, but National Chocolate Ice Cream Day is a little extra special because, well, chocolate. The International Dairy … Read More

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SLO Farmer’s Market To Debut Scoop Truck

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What better way to spend a summer evening than browsing the local goodies at the SLO Farmer’s Market?  From chocolate to seafood, cheese to kombucha, veggies to cookies to jerky, you can find just about anything you’d like to snack on or take home. For 34 years, the market has been a gathering place for community members and tourists who … Read More

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Ditch the Wedding Cake – Serve Ice Cream!

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Planning a wedding? Looking for a fun alternative to a traditional wedding cake? Now picture this: Harmony Valley’s vintage Scoop Truck dishing out fabulous craft ice cream on your big day. Not only will it be an adorable addition to your summer wedding, but also a huge hit with your guests. With all the options offered, everyone will be enjoying … Read More

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