Easy Patriots Themed Tailgate Foods with Joy Cone

The 2018 New England Patriots preseason kicks off August 9 against the Washington Redskins. Are you ready? Can you hear the howls of the crowd and piercing whistle of the first touchdown? We can, and we can almost taste the flavors of football already. If you’re like us, summer training camp didn’t include time on…

Churro Ice Cream Sugar Cone

Churros are a fried pastry dough coated in cinnamon sugar. These sweet pastries were made popular in America by street vendors and festival stands, and many Americans only get to enjoy the churro during the summer months at traveling carnivals and events. However, churros have been a staple treat in Spanish and Portuguese cultures for…

Miami-Inspired Paletas

Summertime is made for sunshine, pool time, and sweet, icy treats. One of our favorite ways to cool down in the summer is the delicious, natural taste of paletas. For those who do not know, paletas are like popsicles but are typically made with fresh fruit. They can come both in water-based and milk-based forms…

Sponge Candy Sugar Cone Recipe

If you’re not from Buffalo, New York or the surrounding area, you may be unfamiliar with this delicious, chocolate-covered candy. Sponge candy is a light and crunchy toffee candy that looks like a sponge. It’s typically covered in chocolate and is a popular treat in New York state. The sponge candy recipe is not necessarily…

How to Make Rolled Ice Cream at Home

In the world of fad foods, you can always find a new trend to chase. Who remembers the Unicorn Frappuccino or Boba tea served in light bulbs? With a little ingenuity, you can recreate these fads at home and end the day with a room full of joyful friends and family. One exciting trend which…

Everything You Need to Know About the Dreaded Brain Freeze

The day was as perfect as a childhood summer day could be. All your friends joined you at the local watering hole, you played board games with your family and cooked burgers to enjoy as the sky turned from dusty pink to night blue. The only thing that could make the day better was to…

Syracuse Grape Pie Cake Cones

The Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York is known for many things–beautiful waterfalls, stunning lake vistas, and some of the best vineyards on the East Coast. One of the most delightful experiences of the region is the grape pie. Unlike the apple pie, grape pies are a true all-American dish created by New York…

Celebrate the World Cup with Joy Cones

The 2018 FIFA World Cup is upon us, and people all over the world are celebrating. At Joy Cone, we’re all about bringing people together in celebration. That’s why we’ve come up with eight ways you can celebrate the World Cup with Joy Cones! Every good party needs food, décor, and games – we’ve got…

Ice Cream Flavors Across America

At Joy Cone, we love ice cream – it’s our other half! We think every flavor tastes good with a Joy Cone, but people across the United States have different opinions on what ice cream flavor reigns supreme. According to the International Dairy Foods Association, the top-selling ice cream flavors in America are vanilla, chocolate,…