You really haven't had ice cream until you've had Sweet Cow's. Spike-haired Drew Honness, a young DIY-style entrepreneur who got his start in the ice cream business scooping for Springs-based Josh & John's. This Platt Park outpost boasts the same friendly air that characterizes the other locations, and the ice cream is to die for, no foolin'. Inspired by a 1950s soda shop, the menu features scoops, shakes, sundaes and floats, all elevated by the quality of that vital ingredient. The Almond Joy cone comes triple-loaded with ginormous chunks of chocolate, almond and coconut in a creamy, perfectly sweetened base; other flavors include an incredible Chocolate Coffee Bean concoction, Ozo Coffee and a tart Key Lime Pie -- and that's not the half of it.
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During the summer, ice cream cravings hit almost daily and kids and adults flock to the city's sweet shops for cool treats. But instead of reaching for that sugar cone topped with a chocolate scoop, why not get a little funky this s...
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