The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck Comes Out


Forget about drag queens commandeering Mr. Softee trucks! The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck promises Serious Eats it won’t be “a rolling hotbed of perversion” when it cruises the East Village, West Village, and Chelsea. Then again, consider the toppings: olive oil, sea salt, Nutella, and bacon. And speaking of ice cream (which seems to be the topic of the day), we hear Jacques Torres, who has now launched his carts in Dumbo, is set to add them to his Upper West Side store as soon as this weekend or Monday.