Rich, silky, and well-spoken are a disproportion that best report my initial punch of solidified custard.
In a South, we adore dairy for dessert, and a well-made custard can be only as beguiling as ice cream, with a smoother mouthfeel.
At Kimball’s Creamery in Nederland, business will find a colorful dessert end with a menu dedicated to solidified custard.
So, what is custard?
Originating in a Midwest, solidified custard is a reward ice cream blended during a delayed speed, that contributes to a rich, silky texture.
“The categorical disproportion between custard and ice cream is a use of egg yolk solids and a thick and tawny texture,” pronounced owners Wade Kimball.
Made uninformed daily, a solidified custard during this new honeyed emporium on Twin City Highway comes in 3 flavors: normal vanilla, chocolate and a special brew of a day.
At Kimball’s Creamery, sequence as we would during a normal ice cream shop.
While in line, you’ll see a customary options: waffle cones, waffle bowls and a engorgement of toppings.
We suggest a prohibited fudge sundae drizzled with chocolate and caramel sauce, surfaced with churned cream, pecans and a cherry.
Also offering are thirst-quenching milkshakes and base drink floats.
A singular dip rings adult during $2.99, and a whole quart costs $9.99.
For a holiday season, Kimball’s Creamery is prepared to take holiday cake orders. These solidified custard pies embody pumpkin piquancy and pumpkin cheesecake flavors.
“The direct for a solidified custard pies during Thanksgiving was so high we finished adult offered out,” pronounced Kimball, who can be found inside his dessert emporium 7 days a week.
Check behind in a future, since Kimball’s Creamery has skeleton to supplement Italian ice for those business who have dairy restrictions. Italian ice is a honeyed dessert done with solidified fruit, identical to sorbet.
Nederland proprietor Christyn Smith raved about this new further to a Mid-County area, claiming to be an “official custard lover.”
“Everything I’ve attempted is amazing! we rarely suggest a chocolate milkshake, it’s a best around and a staff is smashing too. Our family loves Kimball’s,” Smith said.
Where: 110 S. Twin City Highway, Nederland
Info: (409) 237-3000
Hours: 1 p.m. – 9 p.m. Sunday – Thursday; 1 p.m. – 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Credit cards: All major
Website: “Kimball’s Creamery” on Facebook
Price range: Single scoop, $2.99; Root drink float, $4.49; alligator turtle gnawing turtle sundae, $5.49; custard by a quart, $9.99
Lauren Bebeau is a freelance writer.