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Minnesota’s original scoop shoppe ice cream

Chester and Roy Bridgeman opened the original Bridgeman’s Ice Cream Shoppe in Duluth Minnesota in 1936. Crafted with only the highest-quality ingredients in crowd-pleasing flavors. Bridgeman’s ice cream become a Minnesota tradition. Today, decades later, we’re still family run and proud to continue their sweet legacy in grocery stores and scoop shops throughout the Midwest.

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Setting the Standard of Quality for over 80 Years

Bridgeman’s Ice Cream is prepared with fresh milk and cream, wholesome fruits and nuts, rich cocoas and dark chocolates, sweet caramel and delicious candies. Our special recipes create a smooth and creamy, not too sweet, not too heavy taste that only can be described as original… the original, super premium and quality taste of Bridgeman’s!!

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Jun 27

New Tubs are printed!

It has been about 1.5 years since we started the journey to refresh our look and update our retail tubs and we can finally say they have been printed!  We will start making our ice cream in them in July and you will slowly see them hitting the shelves after that.  We do have existing inventory that…

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New Tubs are printed! Intro Photo
Jun 06

NEW Blueberry Cheesecake Swirl

What could be a more perfect NEW flavor starting this summer than Blueberry Cheesecake Swirl?! Savor our cheesecake ice cream with pieces of short cake and swirls of wild blueberry while soaking in some of this great MN sun! Currently only available for scooping from our 3 gallon tubs at local scoop…

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NEW Blueberry Cheesecake Swirl Intro Photo
Jun 06

Village Meats and Deli is now selling Bridgeman's Ice Cream!

Stop by Village Meats, Wayzata's only full service meat market and deli to pick up some of your favorite premium ice cream!  We are excited to announce that they are now selling a limited selection of Bridgeman's Ice Cream in our 48oz retail tubs. 

832 Lake Street E.

Wayzata MN 55391



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Village Meats and Deli is now selling Bridgeman's Ice Cream! Intro Photo

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