When fall comes, your typical operator of an ice cream shop mops up the floor, cleans out the cases and hibernates.
But not these 20 people. They keep dipping even while we're shoveling.
Dipping is the operative word in this list. No froyo shops, please. Just ice cream and gelato.
1. Avenue Scoop, Bella Vista
2. Bassetts, Reading Terminal Market
3. Bredenbeck's, Chestnut Hill
4. Capogiro, various locations
5. Daddy O's, Marlton
6. Foam Floaterie, Society Hill
7. Franklin Fountain, Old City
8. Handel's, Berwyn
9. Little Baby's, Fishtown
10. Merrymead Farm, Lansdale
11. More Than Just Ice Cream, Washington Square West
12. Owowcow, Wrightstown and Ottsville
13. Philly Flavors, Fairmount
14. Scoop DeVille, Washington Square West
15. Sophie's Cafe, Wayne
16. South Philly Soft Pretzel & Water Ice Co., Stratford
17. Sprinkles, Elkins Park
18. Toto's, Ambler
19. Yogorino, University City
20. Zwahlen's Ice Cream, Audubon, Pa.