You Scream, I Scream…

We all scream, “Ice cream!”

Superman is an obvious choice when visiting your favorite ice cream shop in Michigan, but sometimes getting the same old, same old starts to feel a little vanilla.

We have scoured the menus and found some of the craziest, most outrageous, and quirkiest ice cream (and even some frozen yogurt) dishes to send your taste buds on a wild and delicious journey this summer.

14 Crazy Ice Cream Combos Found in West Michigan

These wild ice cream treats are begging for taste testers. Are your kids up to the challenge?

01: The Chubby Unicorn

Underground Cookie Club in Kentwood

The Underground Cookie Club is described as a dessert sanctuary and it’s easy to see why. Their gourmet ice cream sandwiches are sure to delight your eyes and your mouth.

Adventurers looking for a flavor (and color) explosion must try The Chubby Unicorn. Superman ice cream is layered with rainbow sugar cookies and topped with sprinkles before being rolled in Fruity Pebbles.

Underground Cookie Club

The Chubby Unicorn – Underground Cookie Club

02: Bottom of the Barrel Cone

Scooper’s Ice Cream Shoppe in Ada

When a flavor of ice cream begins to get too low to scoop from, Scooper’s will scrape out the remainder and put it into a new barrel. Once that barrel is full, you get an ever changing new flavor dubbed Bottom of the Barrel. Every lick is something different!

03: Cherry Monster

Double Dip Depot in Walker

Vanilla soft serve, with gummy tentacles, cherry magic shell and monster eyes.

04: The Darkness

Jam’n Bean in Ada, Cascade, and Downtown Grand Rapids

Hand dipped Hudsonville raspberry sorbet, topped with Ghirardelli dark chocolate sauce, dark chocolate raspberry cream cups, whipped cream, and a cherry.

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05: Donut Sundae

Tippy Cow in Grandville

A Marge’s Donut Den donut topped with soft serve ice cream, hot caramel, peanuts, whipped cream and a cherry.

06: Flintstone Sundae

Frosty Boy in Creston and Rockford

Featuring Frosty Boy’s famous lemon soft serve, cherry cone dip (or try blue raspberry) and Fruity Pebbles cereal, topped with whipped cream and a cherry.

07: Grasshopper Sundae

Trailside Treats in Belmont

Vanilla soft serve layers with crushed Oreos, crème de menthe sauce, and coconut flakes.

08:  Mitten Pop

Love’s Ice Cream at the Downtown Market

Love’s takes some of their signature flavors, shapes them into our beloved lower peninsula, then dips into a chocolate shell covering, turning Michigan into a tasty treat.

09: One Pound Banana Split

Chapel Charlie’s Cup & Cone in Hudsonville

You can build this colossal classic with either soft serve flavors or with your choice of flavors of  fresh, hand-dipped Ashby’s premium ice cream from Ludington, Michigan.

10: The Roadkill Sundae

 Ice Cream Garage in Standale

Scoops of Hudsonville Deer Traxx ice cream, topped with hot fudge, sour gummi worms, and whipped cream.

11: Rock Pile Sundae

Rocky’s in Rockford

The Rock Pile is soft-serve vanilla, layered with hot fudge, marshmallow & chocolate rocks, and then topped off with whipped cream and a cherry.

12: Tommy Turtle Sundae

 Captain Sundae in Holland

Creamy vanilla ice cream topped with rich hot fudge, caramel, honey roasted pecans, whipped cream and a cherry. A crowd pleaser for generations.

13: The Whaler

Frosty Cove in Muskegon

Scoops of chocolate, vanilla, strawberry cheesecake, and orange pineapple ice creams, with swirls of chocolate syrup, cherry topping, strawberry pieces, crushed pineapple, a whole banana, whipped cream, and chocolate sprinkles.

14:  Frozen Yogurt Bonus: The Cookie Monster

The Pumphouse in Rockford

Liquid froyo base is poured out onto a special surface before Oreo cookies are mixed in, before being spread then finally scraped into delightful rolls and topped with whipped cream and a cherry.

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