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Double scoop: Purple Door combines learning with ice cream

Published March 20, 2020

Purple Door is offering a 4-pack of Purple Door pints and includes an educationally-based "idea sheet" for activities to do at home with dry ice (included with the order), boxes and, of course, ice cream.

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Milwaukee's best food product, 2019

Published Oct. 14, 2019

Once again, OnMilwaukee readers voted Purple Door Ice Cream as their favorite local product. And it's no surprise why.

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Milwaukee's best dessert, 2017

Published Oct. 14, 2017

Are you ready for a Dining Month stunner? In the custard capital of the world, ice cream took the No. 1 spot in the category of Milwaukee's best dessert.

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Milwaukee's most Instagram-able foods

Published Aug. 12, 2016

A lot of Milwaukee food is delicious - plate-worthy, you might say - but there's no denying that some dishes are simply made to be photographed. Get ready to slap a filter on these MKE foods, 'cause they're ready for their close up.

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Milwaukee's best desserts, 2015

Published Oct. 5, 2015

This year, we're making some improvements to our "best of dining" poll. First, we'll be rolling out each of the voting categories one-by-one all month long, giving you a manageable way to zero in on your favorite categories and vote for your picks. Now, it's time to vote on Milwaukee's best desserts for 2015.

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First Look: Indulgence Chocolatiers in Wauwatosa

Published June 12, 2015

European-style chocolate is coming to East Tosa. And ice cream, too. We've got the scoop on the opening date of Indulgence Chocolatiers and a first look at the new space.

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Find Waldo and support local businesses

Published June 30, 2014

Where's Waldo? In Milwaukee, during the month of July, he's practically everywhere, thanks to Boswell Book Co.'s Find Waldo Local scavenger hunt promotion.

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Localicious: 10 foodie gifts they'll rave about

Published Dec. 4, 2013

Milwaukee is home to countless great artisan food producers and retailers. So, you don't have to travel far to find great gifts. In fact, here are 10 uber-local ideas that will make even the most discerning food lover rave about your impeccable taste.