Cows Ice Cream named best in world

Licks international competition

Staff ~ The Journal Pioneer
Published on July 8, 2008

CHARLOTTETOWN--P.E.I.'s Cows Ice Cream has licked the international compeition. COWS Ice Cream was recently ranked No. 1 on the World's Top Ten Places for Ice Cream as determined by Tauck World Discovery. The honour was bestowed in celebration of the U.S. National Ice Cream Month in July. Taucks 250 travel directors who have tasted ice cream from all over the world compiled the list. "COWS is a small P.E.I. company so we are thrilled to be chosen as the best place to enjoy ice cream in the world," says Joy Gallant, manager of operations at COWS. "Since 1983, COWS has been focused on producing high quality, super premium ice cream. In addition, we have an amazing team that works in our stores to create an unforgettable experience for our customers." COWS not only received the top ranking, but it was the only company from Canada and one of four ice cream producers in North America to be honoured by Tauck. The other ice cream winners on the list were from USA (3), Italy (2), New Zealand, Argentina, France and Costa Rica. The Island owned company has seven stores on PEI and locations in Halifax, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Banff and Whistler. All of the ice cream is made on P.E.I. COWS currently serves up over 32 flavours of ice cream including Gooey Mooey, Wowie Cowie and Moo Crunch. Visit