Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams out of Columbus, Ohio, has been getting raves for quirky flavors for years. Founder Jeni Britton Bauer has also written two books, “Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream Desserts” and "Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams at Home.” And though her ice creams are stocked in a several supermarkets in Southern California (Gelson’s,
But we won’t have to wait that long for a taste of her hand-scooped butterfat-rich ice creams. To preview the shop, she’s sending out one of her Street Treats ice cream trucks later this month. A few dates are already set up, but you can also follow the truck and the progress of the new shop on Twitter or Facebook.
Feb. 7 at Poketo, 820 E. 3rd S., Los Angeles, 1 to 4 p.m.
The brick-and-mortar Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams will be located at 1954 Hillhurst Ave. in Los Angeles.