The Scoop at Tara's Organic Ice Cream

Pleasanton Events and Happenings for July

We're the new kids on the block in Pleasanton but the city always has a lot of events going on! Here are the July events we copied from their website. Enjoy! Date: July 3, 2013 Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ArtBlock @ the 1st Wednesday Street Party! Live art demonstrations, local craftspeople and more! Location: Angela @ Main Date:… Read More…


“Yelp Thinks Cones Are Pretentious”

From The Weekly Yelp, East Bay... "This is one of the most inventive ice cream places" around, tips Craig G. The "small batches of whatever's fresh" might include avocado, sage, butternut squash, and basil" flavors, ready to slather between the triple chocolate (and gluten-free) brownies from Mariposa Baking. Vegans can opt for a coconut sorbet filler. Read More…


TOIC Wins BEST ICE CREAM FLAVORS

"You may need a translator to fully appreciate Tara's unforgettable flavors, from Adzuki Black Sesame to Yerba Santa. This New Mexico transplant brought her eco-friendly business to Oakland in 2008 and, boy, are we glad to have her. Stepping into Tara's, you'll often find the owner behind the counter wearing a sunny smile and a bright bandanna to match. These… Read More…


“Temescal shop answers Oaklanders’ scream for Tara’s Ice Cream”

Graffiti-covered folding chairs sit outside a narrow shop on bustling Telegraph Avenue. From the window, lined with colorful paper lanterns, an abstract floral painting drapes the wall over thin white benches where people of all ages pause for a minute to indulge in a Bay Area specialty. This is the Temescal location of Tara's Organic Ice Cream, a New Mexico-born… Read More…


Tara on Food Network

"Desert Desserts in Santa Fe" Food Network's Road Tasted with the Neelys Pat and Gina find desert-inspired culinary works of art in America's oldest state capital. First stop, Tara's Organic Ice Cream… Read More…


Tara’s Organic Ice Cream Nutritional Information

Excerpt from edible Santa Fe Summer 2007 "Frozen Assets" Superior nutritional value Of all the decisions a consumer makes over whether to buy organic or not, it is generally agreed upon that buying organically raised animal products should be a top priority. Animals store toxins from the environment and the foods they eat in their fat cells, and since ice… Read More…


“Summer delight: artisan ice cream, gelato”

Summer delight: artisan ice cream, gelato, July 23, 2009 "No matter the weather, now's the time for ice cream, gelato and sorbet. Summer's fruit is at its peak and Bay Area artisan ice cream makers are turning the produce into impressive frozen concoctions…. …Here are some of the latest…." Photo: Paul Chinn / The Chronicle Read More…


Forbes Traveler Magazine picks TOIC

They consider Tara's Organic Ice Cream one of the 14 Best Ice Creams in the country! Read More…


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