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Thursday, March 10, 2011

Smitten's Proxy Pod in Hayes Valley Inches Closer to Launch

Posted By on Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 12:18 PM

click to enlarge The pod at Linden and Octavia Streets, the soon-to-be-scooping site of Smitten Ice Cream. - JAKE SWEARINGEN
  • Jake Swearingen
  • The pod at Linden and Octavia Streets, the soon-to-be-scooping site of Smitten Ice Cream.

Proxy watch continues with this morning's shots of the Smitten Ice Cream pod, crane-dropped in Hayes Valley last week.

click to enlarge JAKE SWEARINGEN
  • Jake Swearingen

Owner Robyn Sue Goldman is reportedly scheduled to fire up the Kelvin machines Mar. 21, according to Eater (possible soft-launching opportunities TBD). In the meantime, the under-construction site has the same kind of appeal as one of those parking strips near the airport where you can watch planes land and take off.

Now if only you had some ice cream to lick while spectating...

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