8 Must-Try Summer Treats in Vancouver

Gone are the days of slurpees and Mr. Freezies. The summer treats bar has been raised. Here is the link to view today’s CTV Morning Live segment (with guest host Kristin Lehman! …hello, The Killing fans?) in which my 8 favorite summer treats are featured. Further details below.


Johnny and his pop

Johnny’s Pops Gourmet Popsicles

Where to find them: Weekdays: Olympic Village. Sundays: Food Cart Fest. Or order directly through Johnny. Check his Twitter for up to date info: @JohnnysPops

Juice Box Cold-Pressed Watermelon Juice

Where to find it: By delivery (or at Beaucoup Bakery)

Brown Paper Packages Artisanal Ice Cream Sandwiches

Where to find them: At various markets or by delivery. Today: Granville Island Farmer’s Market. Sunday, July 21: Vancouver Urban Winery Inaugural MarketCheck Ashley’s Twitter for up to date info: @BPPIceCream

Milano Coffee Roasters Affogato

Where to find them: Milano 8th Ave (156 8th Ave) & Milano Denman (849 Denman St.). Affogatos not available at all Milano locations

Bella Gelateria Blueberry and Raspberry Gelato

Where to find them: 1001 West Cordova (don’t let the line-up intimidate you – it moves fast!)

Edible Canada’s Duck Fat Fried Donuts (aka Little Duckers)

 Where to find them: Edible Canada Take-out Window (1596 Johnston St.)

Sunday Morning Artisan Ice Cream

Where to find it: At various markets or directly through Genevieve. Saturday, July 20: Chinatown Night Market. Sunday, July 21: Food Cart Fest. Check Genevieve’s Twitter for up to date info: @SundayMorningIC

Tweet me if you have any questions about these items: @erinireland

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