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Get Your Capannari Ice Cream Online! -

Our retail shop may be closed for winter (reopening in March 2015), but you can still enjoy our awesome holiday flavors by ordering online through our new partner, FOODY DIRECT. Pumpkin, Cinnamon, Egg Nog, and Peppermint - along with all of our most requested standard flavors - mix and match to create your very own custom 6-pint pack. It's the perfect surprise for friends and family, near or far! Holiday flavors are available to ship through 12/31/14. Standard flavors are always available! Check it out - just click:


Capannari Ice Cream Catering for the Holidays! -
Planning an event? Whether a holiday party, family gathering, football party, business event or any event - change it up with Capannari Ice Cream. We have lots of options to fit every occasion, from 20 to 5,000. Your guests will love it!! Check it out - just click:

Gift Cards! -

There's a reason they call them that! Perfect for stocking stuffers and any other occasion, our gift cards come with an elegant gift card holder with space for your personal message. Available in a variety of denominations! Check it out - just click:

“Top Pick, Awesome Ice Cream”

Capannari Chocolate Hazlenut Ganache
Bon Appetit Magazine, June 2010

“Best Ice Cream in Chicago”

Chicago Magazine, August 2002

“America's Best Scoops”

Capannari's Lick the Bowl Cake Batter and 10-Year Aged Madgascar Vanilla
Redbookmag.com, May 2013

“Top Ten Ice Cream Destinations in America”

AmericanAirlines.com, July 2009

“Best Ice Cream”

Readers Choice Award
The Daily Herald, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

“Award of Excellence for Vanilla & Chocolate Ice Cream Red Ribbon Honors”

University of Florida
National Ice Cream Retailers Assoc., November 2008

“Top 10 "Best Scoops in America"”

Good Morning America, June 2008

“Top 20 Treasures to Visit in Illinois Before You Die”

The Daily Herald, October 23, 2003

Lee DeWyze Returns to Capannari Ice Cream

Ken and Katie welcome 2010 American Idol Lee DeWyze, returning to one of his
Mt. Prospect favorites -
Capannari Ice Cream!


Katie and Meg personally delivered one of their famous Party-In-A-Boxready-to-eat ice cream sundae packages to Air Force II.


Olympian Katherine Reutter

Jim and Katie welcomed Olympic Silver and Bronze Medalist Katherine Reutter as their celebrity scooper. Katherine's custom flavor was Strawberry Short Track in honor of her 2010 Olympic wins in Women's Speed Skating.