Ice cream on nitro? Yes, you heard correctly. Nite Creamery is open at the SLO Creamery, so you could say summer has officially begun! This unique, nitro-crafted ice cream is frozen with nitrogen for a smooth, creamy scoop that's fun to watch being made. Try a cone or a scoop of Saturday Cereal (Captain Crunch topped with frosted flakes on top), Cin-a-Bunch (cinnamon ice cream with Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal on top), or The Red Woman (red velvet ice cream topped with red velvet crumbs); nitecreamery.com ... Negranti Creamery, the family owned sheep's milk ice cream business based in Paso Robles, will open its doors at the forthcoming SLO Public Market, slated to open at the corner of South Higuera and Tank Farm Road ... Seeking a chill summer escape? Beat the heat and head to Biddle Ranch tasting room in SLO for a free summer concert series held each month on the second Thursday until September (purchase wine by the glass or bottle and take in the vineyard views; 2050 Biddle Ranch Road) ... Farmstead Kitchen in Paso Robles has unveiled a new early summer menu that includes refreshing, chilled soups (the seafood and shellfish with tomato saffron broth sounds pretty bomb). Check out their latest cool-down offerings at 1344 Park St. in Paso Robles (open weekly for lunch and dinner; closed Tuesdays). Δ
Hayley Thomas Cain believes all students should go to class feeling well fed and fueled. She can be reached at [email protected].