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Friday, April 24, 2009

Friday Sundae: Humphry Slocombe's Hot Mess

Posted By on Fri, Apr 24, 2009 at 4:30 PM

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Humphry Slocombe (2790 Harrison at 24th St.) doesn't put many ingredients in its Hot Mess of a sundae, just vanilla ice cream, bananas, butterscotch, and marshmallow fluff. But since this is a place where there's always a little bit extra going on in terms of creativity, the butterscotch is house made and flecked with tiny shards of extra caramel, and the recipe is closely guarded from everyone but its creator, owner/chef Jake Godby. It looks deceptively small in this picture, and you may not think you can finish it all, but odds are strong that you'll be scraping the last bits of butterscotch and fluff from the bottom.

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