It’s Labor Day which means summer is coming to an end, and there is only a bit more time left to get a summer creamy whip.
For those not familiar with this odd regional term, creamy whips is just the Cincinnati way of saying soft-serve ice cream — and there are plenty of local spots to get your creamy whip fix.
Read on to learn about some of the best creamy whip spots in Northern Kentucky.
A local favorite, the Silver Grove Dari Bar serves everything from burgers and fries to milkshakes to (of course) creamy whips that can be dipped in all types of toppings.
Burlington may be a bit of a drive for some, but if you’re in the mood for a creamy whip, it may be worth it. Dreamy Whip opened in 2019, originally as a mobile ice cream truck, now they operate a brick-and-mortar location as well as two trucks. They offer rotating flavors of soft serve as well as floats and coffee drinks.
This Covington spot has a massive menu with an array of ice creams, floats, coffee drinks and more. They serve some very unique ice cream flavors that range from jellybean to crème de menthe to black walnut, plus tons of toppings like sour patch bites and chocolate rocks.
At this popular spot, you can get craft beers, lottery tickets, creamy whips and more. Ameristop Bellevue operates two soft serve machines year-round, each offering two flavors that can be served on their own or swirled. Flavors change each week and sometimes they offer the famous Kings Island blue ice cream.