fbpx

Sundae Sundae: Chilling at The Stables

What Tennyson really meant to write was “Summer is here and a young man’s fancy turns lightly to ice cream”. Which is handy because it really is summer here at The Torridon and the Inn now stocks a fine range of ice creams from the Black Isle Dairy.

Already a hit at the Inn, this local Highland ice cream contains the output from a herd of bluegrass jerseys – what better breed for a taste of the country? – and is the work of the Mackenzie family, fourth generation dairy farmers.

They say their ice cream takes less than 24 hours to go from cow to cone and is churned at a slower speed than more traditionally-available American-style hard ice cream.

Gelato is served at a warmer temperature and has less air whipped into it, creating a lovely soft creamy texture. It is also lower in fat – so higher in flavour – than regular ice cream

This is good news for regulars and guests at the Inn and of course a fitting reward after you have been out on the hills with the activities team.

Flavours vary by stock and season. Scottish strawberry ice cream is coming into season now, but other summer flavours include rhubarb fool, Earl Grey mint and mixed berry. Get it while it’s hot!


Share This Post!

Post by The Torridon

Dan & Rohaise are proud owners of The Torridon a family run and independent Hotel and resort. Passionate about food, service, provenance and promoting hospitality as an Industry of choice, especially for young people.

Connect With Us

Welcome To The Torridon Booking System





Availability is live through the website and please understand that we have only limited availability remaining in 2021. Availability for 2022 is open and can be booked online.

By booking direct with us we promise the best rates and complimentary Scottish breakfast throughout your stay. If you would like to gift a stay at the Torridon to a friend or family we have a range of voucher options available to enjoy a Torridon Experience.

Where to Stay

Torridon Hotel Torridon Inn The Boathouse

Check Availability

Where Do you want to eat

1887 Restaurant
Afternoon Tea
Torridon Inn

Check Availability

Time Book

Table Booking

Book An Experience