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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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Jan 08

Tradewinds Buffet at Treasure Island Resort & Casino!

Starting sometime next week, Treasure Island Resort & Casino will be adding Bridgeman's Ice Cream to Tradewinds Buffet! We are so excited for this partnership and have worked hard on making our ice cream more available to all of our fans! They will be scooping 8 flavors to start including:


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Tradewinds Buffet at Treasure Island Resort & Casino! Intro Photo
Jan 04

Chilli Willie's

Chilli Willie's: Ice Cream and Treats has officially opened in Benson, MN! They are scooping 16 flavors of Bridgeman's hard scoop ice cream and offering homemade waffle cones, malts and shakes! They also have Shaved Ice and are a 'Proudly We Brew' affiliation serving Caribou Coffee

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Chilli Willie's Intro Photo
Dec 21

Twin Cities Live - Christmas Sprinkle Cookies

We sure were excited to see KSTP's Kevin Doran hosting with Elizabeth Ries for the last of the 12 Days of Cookies special!  We were blessed enough to have an opportunity to work with him a few years back on a segment featuring…

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Twin Cities Live - Christmas Sprinkle Cookies Intro Photo

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