Think you might have heard it all when it comes to whacky ice cream flavours? Think again! These ice cream parlours have managed to come up with unbelievably innovative and creative renditions of ice cream flavours.
Here are some truly out-of-this-world ice cream flavours that you can find in Singapore. Question is – are you game to try them all?
1. Bacon Ice Cream – Oh My Bacon
It is literally Oh My Bacon! with this extremely unconventional ice cream flavour – Bacon ice cream!
The combination of red bean cream, milk and brown sugar, mixed with little pieces of bacon, is set to leave a sweet yet savoury and smokey taste on your taste buds.
Trust the bacon experts here to come up with an ice cream flavour as ingenious and creative as this!
Oh My Bacon
Address: 7 Dunlop Street, Singapore 209337
Operating hours: Tue – Sat 12nn – 10pm, Sun 10am – 6pm
2. Pineapple Tart – Island Creamery
There is no denying that we love our traditional pineapple tarts during the Chinese New Year.
With Island Creamery’s Pineapple Tart ice cream, you no longer have to wait for the CNY celebrations to indulge in this delectable goodie!
Infused with real chunks of pineapple tarts, this unusual ice cream flavour will leave you wanting for more.
Address: 10 Jalan Serene, #01-03 Serene Centre, Singapore 258748
Operating hours: Sun – Thu 11am – 10pm, Fri, Sat, Eve and PH 11am – 11pm
3. Soya Ginger – Tom’s Palette
In an attempt to recreate our locally-loved soya beancurd, Tom’s Palette has come up with a unique concoction – the Soya Ginger ice cream!
Topped with gula melaka ginger sauce, this soy beancurd ice cream flavour is surprisingly wholesome and addictive.
Address: 100 Beach Rd ,#01-25 Shaw Tower, Singapore 189702
Operating hours: Mon-Thu 12nn – 9.30pm, Fri-Sat 12nn – 10pm, Sun 1pm – 7pm (Closed every last Sunday of the month)
4. Nutty Beer – Merely Ice Cream
Why rush to catch happy hour at bars when you can get both your beer and nuts fix with Merely Ice Cream’s Nutty Beer? Infused with Baron’s beer, this beer-flavoured ice cream flavour tastes exactly like great beer, ice cream version!
Chunky sugar crumbles and roasted pistachio nuts are also mixed in, ensuring that you get the complete beer experience.
Merely Ice Cream
Address: 1 Bencoolen Street, Sunshine Plaza, #01-13, Singapore 189652
Operating hours: Mon – Sat 12nn – 11pm
5. Champion Chendol – Udders
It seems like the traditional Chendol dessert has taken a slightly different dessert form – as an ice cream flavour!
Made specially to celebrate Singapore’s National Day in August 2016, we’re guessing that there is no UDDER flavours that can beat this Champion Chendol ice cream!
Address: 246D Upper Thomson Road, Singapore 574370
Operating hours: Sun – Thu 12nn to 1am, Fri, Sat and eve of PH 12nn to 2am
6. oKAYAlah! – The Daily Scoop
It is bread spread-turned-ice cream flavour with this oKAYAlah ice cream from The Daily Scoop!
Inspired by our local food flavours, this is essentially a kaya-flavoured ice cream with its strong flavour brought out by the richness of the eggs and coconut.
With a great consistency almost like a kaya spread itself, it might very well tempt you to replace the typical breakfast bread spread with this delectable ice cream instead!
The Daily Scoop
Address: 43 Jalan Merah Saga, #01-78 Chip Bee Gardens, Singapore 278115
Operating hours: Mon – Thu 11am – 10pm, Fri – Sat 11am – 10.30pm, Sun 2pm – 10pm
7. Chili Crab and Pepper Crab – Mingle Mangle
Love chili crab or pepper crab but can’t take the spiciness?
How about giving Mingle Mangle’s Chili and Pepper Crab ice cream a shot then?
A great chewy texture, coupled with the distinctive grittiness from the pepper and a slight heat from the chili, it is almost as good as having the actual dish! An intriguing mix of spicy and cold I would say.
Address: Blk 476 Upper Serangoon View, #02-07, Singapore 530476,
Operating hours: Mon, Wed & Thu 12nn – 10pm, Fri – Sat & Eve of PH 12nn – 11pm, Sun 12nn – 10pm
8. Sea Salt Matcha – FATCAT Ice Cream Bar
FATCAT Ice Cream Bar has certainly raised the bar on the all-familiar matcha ice cream – by sprinkling some sea salt and swirling in some Azuki red beans.
The end result? A unique blend of green tea flavour with just a tinge of saltiness!
FATCAT Ice Cream Bar
Address: Blk 416 Bedok North Avenue 2, #01-25, Singapore 460416
Operating hours: Mon, Wed – Thu 1pm – 10pm, Fri 1pm – 11pm, Sat 12nn – 11pm, Sun, 12nn – 10pm (Closed on Tuesdays)
9. Chempedak– Ice Cream Frenzy
With a unique fruit like Chempedak, incorporating it as an ice cream flavour naturally makes it a unique ice cream rendition!
Made only of the freshest Chempedak fruit, with no artificial colouring or flavouring, savouring this ice cream is like eating the original fruit itself.
Ice Cream Frenzy
Address: Blk 501, West Coast Drive, #01-250 Singapore 120501
Operating hours: Sun – Thu 11am – 1opm, Fri – Sat 11am – 11pm
10. Miso Gula Melaka – Seriously Ice Cream
Seriously? Miso Gula Melaka?!
This unique combination of kyoto white miso with Malaysian gula melaka will leave you scratching your heads as to whether this ice cream flavour should taste sweet or salty.
Seriously Ice Cream
Address: 4 Everton Park, #01-44
Tel: 9621 6889
There are no limits to one’s creativity when it comes to new ice cream flavours. With so many exotic and unusual ice cream flavours popping up all over Singapore, you absolutely HAVE to try them to believe it!
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