Introducing The Shake 5!

Introducing “The Shake 5”! Inspired by @hungrytraveldude favorite candy bar! What does this shake consist of you ask?? Salted Caramel Pretzel ice cream with chocolate peanut butter cups, topped with whipped cream, peanuts and a finishing touch of chocolate and caramel drizzle! 😱😍 🍦LIMITED TIME ONLY AT Reading Terminal Market !

A Cat-fe (cafe) With A Mission...

The Black Cat Cafe, in Devon, PA, now offers super premium Bassetts Ice Cream! Enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner to go or dine in! All proceeds from this sweet cafe goes directly towards PALS Cat Rescue in efforts to help the homeless, sick, and abandoned cats and kittens! A Cat-fe (cafe) with a mission! For more information, visit there page here!

Ice cream sodas are a throwback treat invented in Philly. Here are 4 places to find them.

We love it when our friends get the recognition they deserve! Satisfy your sweet cravings at Somerset Splits, in the Port Richmond neighborhood, with some of their popular items like banana floats, sundaes, shakes, and more! Owners, Jay and Dee, work hard to make sure your ice cream dreams come true! Thanks Philadelphia Inquirer for the awesome mention!

History of our Salted Caramel Pretzel

Our Salted Caramel Pretzel Ice Cream began when WHYY, the local PBS station in Philadelphia, asked viewers to come up with a new flavor of ice cream. The winning flavor was submitted by Sean O'Halloran of Oreland, PA, and named the WHYY Experience. The idea was to be a collective of treats you'd find in the Philadelphia area....Butterscotch swirl represented Tastykake's iconic Krimpet, chocolate covered pretzels representing the Pennsylvania Dutch, and the classic vanilla ice cream of Bassetts Ice Cream. We later added a little salt to the butterscotch and re-named the flavor Salted Caramel Pretzel to be more self-descriptive of what was in it! This is our most popular flavor on Goldbelly, w

Famous 4th St Cookie Company on PHL17

Two iconic Philadelphia brands come together to create a classic treat! Check out our friends at The Famous 4th Street Cookie Company on PHL17 this morning to share how YOU can get your hands on their Cookie Kits for any occasion. Chocolate Chip Cookie proceeds will be donated to the Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House!! Check out the segment here, phl17.com!

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Our Store:

Reading Terminal Market

45 N. 12th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107

Phone (215) 925-4315

ask@bassettsicecream.com

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1211 Chestnut Street, Suite 410

Philadelphia, PA 19107

Phone: (215) 864-2771

Toll free: (888) 999-6314

Fax: (215) 864-2766