SoolNua's #worldICECREAMindex

SoolNua's #worldICECREAMindex celebrates and recognises the central role that ice cream plays in defining a destination and highlighting its authenticity and originality.

With 30,000 votes cast, SoolNua's 2nd annual #worldICECREAMindex drew to exciting climax this week as St. Louis' Ted Drewes finally overtook Bratislava's Koun to take the highly coveted top stop in the rankings. During the final weeks of voting the top three contestants constantly swapped places, but, in the end, Ted Drewes was the clear winner.

Full rankings of the stores, cities and countries for 2016 may be viewed here.

Last Year's Winner

1
Lolita
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Runners-up

ICECREAM Index Store Leaderboard

Pos. Store Name Vote Count
1Ted Drewes
St. Louis, MO, USA
4312
2Koun Gelato
Bratislava, Slovakia
3973
3Lake Lounge, Grand Hotel Toplice
Bled, Slovenia
3094
4Nicecream Factory
Arlington, VA, USA
2166
5Boho Gelato
Brighton, England
2109
6Valdís
Reykjavík, Iceland
1437
7The Grand Hotel Union Café
Ljubljana, Slovenia
1205
8Lolita
Ljubljana, Slovenia
1122
9Gelateria NIVA
Cannes, France
1111
10Teddy's ICE-CREAM
Dublin, Ireland
1104
11World of Riccardo
Halmstad, Sweden
614
12Bella Gelateria
Vancouver, Canada
169
13Bang Bang ICECREAM
Toronto, ON, Canada
168
14Gelateria 3 BIS
London, England
168
15IJscuypje
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
168
16La Fiorentina Gelateria
Lima, Peru
168
17Odd Fellows Ice Cream Co.
New York, NY, USA
168
18Small Batch
Los Angeles, CA, USA
168
19Sohret Turkish Ice Cream
Istanbul, Turkey
168
20Thomas Sweet
Washington DC, USA
168
21Whipsmiths
Praia da Luz, Portugal
168

ICECREAM Index City Leaderboard

Pos. City Vote Count
1St. Louis, MO4312
2Bratislava3973
3Bled3094
4Ljubljana2327
5Arlington, VA2166
6Brighton2109
7Reykjavík1437
8Cannes1111
9Dublin1104
10Halmstad614
11Vancouver169
12Amsterdam168
13Istanbul168
14Lima168
15London168
16Los Angeles, CA168
17New York, NY168
18Praia da Luz168
19Toronto, ON168
20Washington DC168

ICECREAM Index Country Leaderboard

Pos. Country Vote Count
1USA6982
2Slovenia5421
3Slovakia3973
4England2277
5Iceland1437
6France1111
7Ireland1104
8Sweden614
9Canada337
10Peru168
11Portugal168
12The Netherlands168
13Turkey168

About SoolNua's #worldICECREAMindex

The SoolNua World ICECREAM Index has been established to celebrate and recognise:

  1. The wonderful authentic experience that local ICECREAM stores offer to meetings and events participants.
  2. The cooperation between the ICECREAM store and the DMO/CVB in the promotion of the destination.

Thank you to everyone that participated in the 2015 competition, with over 25,000 votes cast - the No.1 spot was a very tight race at the end!
You can view our infographic outlining the benefits of entering here and the 2015 rankings here.

We would love if you could support the 2016 campaign and enter your destination!
Full Terms & Conditions here.



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