Nice ices delivered to your door? Well I guess lockdown does have it perks! If you’re looking for the best ice cream deliveries in your neighbourhood we’ve got five of the scrummiest scoops around…
Snap up your seasonal licks at Tufnell Park’s ice cream emporium Ruby Violet. Whipped up in small batches, savour sunshine flavours such as mint and cucumber sorbet, marzipan and orange blossom, peach and sour cream and for the grown ups – blood orange and Campari. Whilst their parlours remain closed, you can deliver to a tub or two straight to your door. Simply order before 5pm on the day before you’d love a delivery and the gang will get your gelato ready. Fancy Ruby’s Russian roulette? Sometimes, with a scoop or two left over, not enough to make into a tub but too good to go to waste – you can grab a tub filled with more than one surprise flavour!
Jefferson’s was born out of a passion for glorious, natural food, free of artificial flavours and colours. They make ice cream in their in-house kitchen every day, using only the freshest ingredients and organic milk, so that their ice cream is bursting with flavour. During these challenging times the team at Jefferson’s are serving up take-away, Deliveroo and click and collect so you’ll be able to get your hand on their nicest ices super easily. Virtuous ones will love the Fruit Loop, chocoholics try the Chocolate Crush, our fave the Beach Balham Bonanza, a cup piled high with 2 scoops sea salt caramel, olive oil injection, pretzels, popcorn, drizzled with caramel sauce. With waffles, cakes and shakes to boot, what’s not to love!
Bear’s Ice Cream
Stay socially distanced there Goldilocks, for Bear’s Ice Cream offerings are for our scoffing only! West Londoners can have indulge in Bear’s Ice Cream’s array of delicious sweet treats straight to their door. Delivery is FREE on orders of two tubs or more and they currently deliver locally to W3, W4, W6, W12 and W14. The flavour combos are out of this world – think rhubarb crumble and custard ice cream, peanut butter, banana and chocolate shard sorbet and lemon curd, marshmallow and biscoff crumbs to name a few. We love their Keep The Kids happy pack on sunshine filled days – each kit includes 1 tub Bears Jersey Milk Ice Cream, 4 waffle cones and 1 pack 100’s &1000´s.
Do you live in St Albans? Would you love to get your chops around the UK’s first Persian ice cream? Darlish specialise in small-batch Iranian inspired ices churned daily. From the floral delights of Saffron, Rose and Pistachio to the sugar-licked sweetness of Baklava ice cream, its no surprise that Darlish’s dreamy ices have notched up a myriad of awards. Get your orders in every Tuesday for a pre-weekend treat.You can also get your hands on gluten-free and vegan waffle cones to serve up scoops to your little ones from the comfort of your own home. Go extra and add a topping pot – from mini marshmallows and honeycomb to halva crumbed and fairy floss.
Islington ice cream fave Udderlicious are keeping locals primed with luscious licks thanks to their click and collect service and they’re also available on Deliveroo! Click and collect can be collected 60 minutes after placing the order from their Islington store and orders placed after 5pm will be ready for the next day. Go simple with one scoop or feed the family with epic 1 litre tubs – which flavour will you opt for? Cookies and cream, wild cherry, chocolate peanut butter? Udderlicious have a super selection of vegan ices too including – sea salt and dark chocolate plus mango and lemon sorbets.