FAPC Member Spotlight: Gaby’s Farm, Inc.
Gaby’s Farm is a family run business located in South Florida. They specialize in making tropical fruit ice cream. You heard that right – tropical fruit ice cream. Sounds amazing doesn’t it? Using only the freshest ingredients, Gaby’s grows all of the fruit used in their ice cream on their farm located in the Redland area of South Florida.
Their specialty ice creams and sorbets are made of rare and exotic tropical fruits such as jackfruit, dragonfruit, sapodilla and many more. You can get a full listing of the flavors they offer here.
You can find the ice cream and sorbets in Whole Foods Markets in Florida, as well as various hotels and restaurants in Florida. You can also use their handy store locator to find a location near you that sells it.
Gaby’s Farms also participates in many events throughout the year. For the most part the events take place at Fairchild Botanical Gardens, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables, Florida, and at the Fruit and Spice Park, S.W. 187th Ave and 248th Street in Homestead, Florida.
Here is a listing of upcoming events you can find them at:
Jan. 15-16, 2011: Redland Festival; Fruit & Spice Park, Homestead
Jan. 21- 23, 2011: Chocolate Festival; Fairchild Tropical Botanical Gardens
March 5-6, 2011: Asian Culture Festival; Fruit & Spice Park
March 11-13, 2011: Orchid Festival; Fairchild Tropical Botanical Gardens
May 12-14, 2011: Redland International Orchid Show; Fruit & Spice Park, Homestead
June 11-12, 2011: Redland Summer Festival; Fruit & Spice Park, Homestead
July 11-12, 2011: Mango Festival; Fairchild Tropical Botanical Gardens