Though any emotion can be read into Mona Lisa's mysterious smile, scientists have identified the glint in her eyes as simple lust for frozen custard. Tantalize portraits with today’s Groupon: for $5, you get $10 worth of gourmet frozen custard and coffee specialty drinks at Wolfies Gourmet Frozen Custard in Winston-Salem.
Wolfies Gourmet Frozen Custard's bounty of more than 100 flavors sandwiched between cookies, by the scoop, or in milk shakes earned the eatery a nod in the New York Times and make sweet holiday gifts. Custardologists make the sweet stuff in-store daily, using less air, and screams than regular ice cream. Among the rotating list of 100 flavors, tastes such as pumpkin pie, cherry vanilla, and thin mint make regular appearances, and eggnog, pecan-filled nutcracker, and candy-cane-laden peppermint drop in for the holidays. Two cookies cradle two scoops of custard with the Screamwich ($4.25), and guests can savor their way through one of four sundaes, choosing from toppings such as hot fudge, maple syrup, and pecans to cap their treat ($4.25–$5.95). A slew of drinks such as seasonal mochas, custard and coffee Wolfcaffes ($4.60), and milk shakes of any flavor ($4.60) are made to order as well.