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It's official: According to new data, this year is rounding out to be one of NYC's hottest—ever. While we don't love the pavement-melting weather, a sticky, humid heat wave is the perfect excuse for indulging in a frozen treat—and you know this city has those in abundance.
When it feels like a steam room outside, we head to New York's coolest parlors, all dishing out fresh-'n'-rich ice creams and sweetly satisfying sorbets. But, don’t fret if you can’t make up your overheated mind. Just trust our delectable guide: We’ve got your cups and your cones. We’ve got your ice cream sammies and your shakes. We’ve even got you vegans covered. So, bookmark this list of our Big Apple ice cream spots—and make it a triple.