New varieties of organic and dairy-free ice creams have recently appeared on grocers’ freezer shelves. VT staffers took on the difficult task of tasting a slew of vanilla treats so that we could share with you the best ones to pile on top of your next piece of holiday pie.
1. Alden’s Ice Cream Organic Vanilla Bean
A fine, classic vanilla ice cream with tiny bits of vanilla bean, this one got rave reviews for creaminess and superb vanilla flavor. $6.99/1.5 qt.