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Wordless Wednesday: Jeni's Ice Cream Tour

I've never posted a Wordless Wednesday before but today, still suffering from a sinus infection, a post with few words sounds like a good idea. jenis ice cream truck outside production facility

packaging salty caramel ice cream at jeni's hand packing pints of salty caramel ice cream jeni's ohio

"When we spin sugar, it's by eye and sight.  When we layer Askinosie Chocolate, it's by hand."

jeni's ice cream coming from freezer"Butterfat is this perfect flavor carrier. It melts at body temperature so flavor is released to your mouth and nose."

jeni britton bauer in ice cream test kitchen"We are friends with our farmers and our farmers are friends with us.  We hold each other accountable for quality and for paying fairly."

assembling jeni's ice cream pumpkin tiramisu parfait

child eating jeni's ice creamchild eating jeni's ice cream smiling after eating jenis ice cream

These are pictures from yesterday's tour of the Jeni's Ice Cream production facility in Columbus Ohio. It was offered as part of Local Matters Local Foods week. The quotes are from Jeni Britton Bauer, dairy heir of Jeni's and founding member of Local Matters. More events are scheduled for the rest of the week including what promises to be an exciting local drinks tasting at House Wine Thursday evening and the Harvest Ball Friday.