It is a great pleasure to eat a delicious ice cream in the hot summer. In Kyiv, you can buy it almost everywhere, but what if you want something special? Here are some places in the Ukrainian capital where you can find a handmade ice cream with interesting flavours.
Val de Val
Ice cream from the Val de Val trade mark is made of natural ingredients using custom recipes. Among unusual flavours you can find tea, seaberry, pumpkin and mint ice cream. The café can be found on 51 Bulvarno-Kudryavska street.
Umka café offers a handmade ice cream of natural ingredients. The most original flavours here are: sracciatella, walnut and malaga. They also offer an ice cream based on almond milk for convinced vegans. You can visit Umka at the address: 6 Kostyolna street.
Along with natural ingredients, the café is also famous for the absence of sugar and flour in ice cream. It features a wide range of vegan ice cream based on cashew cream and coconut milk.
Among special flavours we can note the following: lime, chia seeds, coconut mousse and royal hazelnut. You can buy this ice cream in cafés on 18 Verhnyi Val street(LONDON Coffee house) and 3 Kutuzov alley (Frank Coffee).
Natural craft ice cream Mr. Pops is quite popular in Kyiv. Not only because it is sold in many cafés and pubs, but also due to its vivd taste. The most unusual flavours are iris, hazelnut and grapefruit.
You can find this ice cream in such cafés as Come&Stay (23V Velyka Vasylkivska street) and Kachorovska Store&Café (35 Borychiv Tik street).
An original Italian analogue to the traditional ice cream – gelato – is made in the Panna Pasticceria restaurant. Among other remarkable flavours visitors enjoy white coffee, ricotta with candied fruits, as well as salted caramel. Find the restaurant at the address: 6/11 Velyka Zhytomyrska street.