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Best Ice Cream Scoops

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Ice cream is a classic dairy confection that’s a favorite among many. This frozen treat is made by the pint, half-gallon, and even gallon (for the serious enthusiast). Selecting and buying ice cream is easy; the difficulty remains in finding an ice cream scoop that does the delicious dairy dessert justice. There’s nothing worse than bending a spoon or unworthy scoop in a freshly frozen carton. This collection of ice cream scoops features durable and easy-to-use options to make preparing your next bowl a pleasure.

Staff pick

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Spring Chef Ice Cream Scoop

Scoop-shaping tool with a comfy handle

Ice cream is straight-forward with this easy scoop. The scoop head is sturdy and curved to effortlessly cut through ice cream and roll it into tasty spheres. Its ergonomic handle is dressed with a cold-catching layer to keep fuss and frigid temperatures from hands. The hook, placed at the handle's end, is designed to pop carton lids, revealing the good stuff with ease. And it's dishwasher safe! You can make this kitchen must-have yours by selecting any of the bold color options.

Scoop there it is

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Solula Stainless Steel Large Ice Cream Scoop

Strong stainless steel design that creates seamless round scoops

Double your dips with this sleek and strong stainless steel ice cream scoop. Its circular head can carve ice cream into round dollops by the tablespoon. This spring-loaded ice cream scoop can give your frozen dairy a heave-ho with just a squeeze of the handle. The scoop is also good for preparing more than ice cream; it can ball melon and ice. Different sizes are available to meet your food preparation needs.

The dairy master

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SUMO Ice Cream Scoop

Easy-on-the-hand style with a colorful grip

This durable scoop withstands hard ice cream without bending. It's constructed from sturdy stainless steel, designed to serve frozen treats easily. The pointed head makes it possible, slicing favorite flavors into delicious dips. The handle is made with an easy-to-grip rubber, which keeps hands comfortable from the first scoop to the last. Clean-up is easy too; you can throw this ice cream scoop into the dishwasher. It's easy to get started. Choose a shade from the available options and scoop away.

All about the scoops

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Norpro 683 Nonstick Anti-Freeze Ice Cream Scoop

Slick black style with a non-stick surface

This sleek scoop, shaped in heavy aluminum, is the sturdy ice cream essential you've always needed. It's designed to sail through the hardest ice cream in your freezer with its amazing features. The easy non-stick surface and anti-freeze defrosting handle makes scooping and serving seamless. Since the ice cream doesn't cling, it means more in your bowl and less on the scoop. It's a win, win.

Ergonomic scoop master

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Midnight Scoop Stainless Steel Ice Cream Scoop

Smooth scooping tool in sturdy stainless steel

Scooping and eating ice cream should be equally as satisfying. That's where this delightful ice cream scoop delivers. It's crafted in polished and durable stainless steel, built to command hard ice cream. But that's not the best part. The best part is its unique ergonomic profile. The curved handle offers leverage, perfect for easing through frozen treats without prying. So, this scoop is great for ice cream, and it's also easy on your hand, wrist, and arm.

Chill out

If you like to finish your day or your meals with a bowl of your favorite ice cream, the right scoop is crucial. A great ice cream scoop is strong and doesn't bend, withstanding the trials of your most frozen treats. Our first choice, the Spring Chef Ice Cream Scoop, carefully handles your favorite ice cream. The curved head glides through ice cream, carving it into delectable dips. Its easy-grip handle is designed to combat the cold and keeps hands comfortable. So, take a minute to revel; scooping just got easier.

Traditional ice cream scoops are great, but if you're looking for an option that has more features the Norpro 683 Nonstick Anti-Freeze Ice Cream Scoop is a great selection. Its nonstick surface and unique handle enhanced with defrosting liquid allows for ice cream to be scooped and served without trouble. There are no clingy dips and minimal ice cream scoop stickiness. (So, clean-up is a breeze, too.)