Toscanini’s might be one of Boston’s most well-known scoop shops, with burnt caramel being one of its most popular flavors. We’re partial to the kulfi and grape nut raisin, and there are also ice cream cakes for those times when you just want to randomly celebrate on a Thursday night.
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