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    Blue Sky Creamery

    Is this place still open in Ames? Absolutely loved their black raspberry flavor, but their Valley West location closed and I can no longer find their pints in Hy-Vee. Do they sell it anywhere else in the Des Moines area?



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    Re: Blue Sky Creamery

    I believe it is out of business now. I believe the one original owner sold his share to the other owner and then the other owner got in a bad car accident and the company sort of fizzled since.


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    Re: Blue Sky Creamery

    I only got it at Valley West. It going out of business sadness me. What do I look forward to when I go home?



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    Re: Blue Sky Creamery

    That's too bad. We went to the one at Valley West a few times. Obviously not recently, though



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    Re: Blue Sky Creamery

    Damn it. Black raspberry ice cream is a hard flavor to find too, at least without chocolate. Going to miss that stuff.



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    Re: Blue Sky Creamery

    Quote Originally Posted by M3MEPLEASE View Post
    Damn it. Black raspberry ice cream is a hard flavor to find too, at least without chocolate. Going to miss that stuff.
    You need to check out the Outside Scoop in Indianola.

    https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-O...33970846616408

    The triple berry is pretty much black raspberry. Makes all of his stuff from real fruit, and has oddball flavors. Last year he had buttered corn on the cob.


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    Re: Blue Sky Creamery

    Quote Originally Posted by M3MEPLEASE View Post
    Damn it. Black raspberry ice cream is a hard flavor to find too, at least without chocolate. Going to miss that stuff.
    AH! Also my fave. Now I am saaaaaad.


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    Re: Blue Sky Creamery

    My fave was always Minnesota Mint. Not the funky green mint that other ice cream companies have with chocolate chips in it, just a cool, crisp refreshing mint flavor.

    Their website is still up:

    Unique Ice Cream Gifts, Personalized Corporate, Wedding, Shower Ice Cream Gifts Blue Sky Creamery - Blue Sky Creamery, Inc.

    R.I.P. Blue Sky, we will miss you.



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