Sweet Treats: Artisan ice cream in the foothills
Treats features artisan ice creams, seasonal sorbets, gelato, sundaes, and vegan and sugar-free selections. Other tasty treats made from scratch include decadent fresh-baked cookies, cupcakes, zesty lemon squares and some gluten-free choices.
Treats uses local, organic and seasonal ingredients and also offers gluten-free cones.
Stop by to see which seasonal flavors are offered, such as Chaffin Family Orchard Peach, Pear Ginger sorbet, Chai Coconut (vegan) and Riverhill Red sorbet (sweet red peppers and strawberries from Riverhill Farm).
110 York St., NC, 530-913-5819
across from Ike’s Cafe
In Grass Valley, Bear River Pasta Co. also offers authentic Italian gelato including favorites such as spumoni and pistachio, as well as chocolate and cookies & cream. Gold Rush Burgers & BBQ has an ice cream parlor that serves cones, sundaes, shakes, floats and more.
(Photo credit: Sydney Moberg)