Full review and photos: http://foodiefc.blogspot.com/2012/03/island-creamery-serene-centre.htmlIsland Creamery
a ice cream parlour specialises in producing freshly made premium ice creams with local flavours.
Premium ingredients are used with no artificial flavours, colourings, preservatives, eggs or gelatine.
I visited Island Creamery at Serene Centre, located at the junction of Bukit Timah Road and Farrer Road. Island Creamery
and Tom’s Palette
seems to have similar branding. But the key differentiator is that Island Creamery
is known for its local flavour ice cream such as Teh Tarik, Pulut Hitam, Pineapple Tart, Holicks and Bandung. The lastest addition they have is Bak Kwa ice cream!
Another differentiator is that besides Ice Creams, there are Ice Cream Cakes, Baked Alaska and Mudpies
We ordered the Double Scoop Ice Cream with the 2 flavours Pulut Hitam
. Pulut Hitam
is also know as Black Glutinous Rice. The Pulut Hitam ice cream taste just like the real thing! Whoever though of making this dessert into an ice cream is a genius! The Nutella
was good too. I wish that there was more chunks of Nutella
The Mud Pie
is highly recommended by my sister. The top layer and bottom layer is covered in Oreo Cookies. In the middle, there are 3 layers of ice cream namely; (top to bottom) ReversO, Cookies'n Cream and Burnt Caramel. The Mud Pie
was superb! I like their crunchy, crispy Oreo Cookies. And it certainty helps that their ice cream is fabulous too! Another must try item!
We decided to buy a tub of ice cream back home, had a hard time deciding what to buy.
After hesitating for a long time, we decided to buy a tub of Nutella
. We were torn between buying Pulut Hitam
. This time round, I felt that the Nutella
taste slightly different from the one I had at Serene Centre. It was more diluted with much even lesser chunks of Nutella
. Do note that the ice cream has to be consumed within 3 days as no preservatives were added.
I wish that I live near Island Creamery. However, I am putting up in the north and Serene Centre is located too far away. If not for that, I would frequent this ice cream parlour for its Pulut Hitam
Ice Cream! If you are in the area, try the ice cream there!
ps: Readers in Indonesia who happen to read this, Island Creamery has opened a Indonesia (near Jakarta)
Full review and photos: http://foodiefc.blogspot.com/2012/03/island-creamery-serene-centre.html