This weekend you may need a break from the heat. The temperatures are soaring above 110 starting Saturday and could top out near 120 by Sunday!
So what can you do? Yelp named these following five shops the top places to get a cool treat:
Doc's sells handcrafted ice creams, gelato, sorbets, and other frozen treats. The shop is owned by a former Phoenix police officer and has only been open for about three years. They use natural and organic ingredients.
IF YOU GO: 1221 W Warner Rd Tempe
Take one look at their pitaya bowls and you'll gladly hand over your credit card. Yelp reviewer MsSakura J. wrote: "If you don't ever read another one of my reviews... please treat yourself to this Hawaiian treat! IT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE!"
IF YOU GO: 13825 N 19th Ave Phoenix
This is authenticity. Paletas Betty makes handmade Mexican pops and beverages from scratch with recipes straight from her home state of Michoacán, Mexico.
IF YOU GO: 96 W Boston St. #100, Chandler
With a name like Snoh, you know you're in for a treat. The unique frozen dessert was inspired by a dessert in Asia known as BaoBing. Snoh Ice is a cross between ice cream and traditional shaved ice. Yelp reviewer Lucky S. wrote: "The worst part about this place is deciding what to have." The shop itself is funky and artsy and hip. The menu is fun and unique.
IF YOU GO: 914 E Camelback Rd, Ste 4B Phoenix
5. AZ Pops
AZ Pops has 46 flavors listed on its website. There's sure to be one that will satisfy your sweet tooth. AZ Pops can also be found at local Phoenix farmer's markets.
IF YOU GO: 5050 N 7th St. Phoenix