3 Little Figs Introduces GoodFat Ice Cream

Baker Matt Trimble debuts his new brand at a weekend pop-event.

By | Chowder |

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Fans of Somerville’s 3 Little Figs and owner Katie Rooney’s selections of desserts, breakfast sandwiches, and artisan-roasted coffees (Blue Bottle, Tandem), have another reason to get excited. On August 8, the three-year-old bakery will be hosting a pop-up event showcasing their first foray into house-made ice cream.

The¬†event, called “Cookies & Cream (and Coffee!),‚ÄĚ will start at¬†6 p.m. and feature baker Matt Trimble’s new ice cream brand, GoodFat. During its debut, Trimble’s ice cream will be available¬†in two flavors (Very-Vanilla and Hazelnut Chocolate Chip) and will be served as an affogato with Gimme! Piccolo Mondo organic espresso or in an ice cream sandwich with a choice of three types of cookies. GoodFat ice cream is made from high quality ingredients like High Lawn Farm Jersey milk and cream, Madagascar vanilla bean, and organic sugar, and¬†is available exclusively at 3 Little Figs.

$5 per treat, 6-8p.m., 278 Highland Ave., Somerville; 617-623-3447 or 3littlefigs.com.

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