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6 of the BEST Cotton Candy Treats in New York City

It’s National Cotton Candy Day! New York City is shockingly sweet. The Big Apple has a series of interesting inventions that’ll put your old school idea of fairy floss to shame.  If you’re heading to Manhattan or Brooklyn, you’ll want to stop at these 6 locations.

 

1. Ruimilk Soft Ice Cream

The shop is located in Flushing, Queens and has some Instagram-worthy creations. One of their more popular scoops includes a cotton candy version of Hello Kitty. Most of their ice cream treats include a few scoops of soft serve with a colorful dollop of the disappearing sensation on top.

Me vuelvo loca con este HELADO de @ruimilk2016! creo q vale la pena darse una vueltita hasta #Queens para comerse uno de estos y ponerle color a estos días de invierno blanco????. No son geniales? Abajo: helado tipo crema italiana y arriba: terminación de copo de nieve???? q puede ser en forma de panda, de Hello Kitty, cono multicolor, muñeco de nieve y otros personajes de Disney! No hay local en Manhattan pero si tenes pensado ir a Queens anota este secretito que es lo mas!!! cerca de Flushing, una de las av principales del barrio. A juntar calorías q hace frio en la city????136 Roosvelt Ave Flushing #Queens #Ny #RutadulceNY #ChicasenNYFoodies

1,423 Likes, 118 Comments - Chicas en New York (@chicasennewyork) on Instagram: "Me vuelvo loca con este HELADO de @ruimilk2016! creo q vale la pena darse una vueltita hasta..."

2. Wu Kong

The dessert hot spot is location in Chinatown and has magical creations that’ll make Willy Wonka jealous. An ice cream cone features a UFO slice of cotton candy surrounding the sweet. Customers can select from desserts that look like Mickey Mouse or even a devil!

If your Sunday doesn't look like this, we have the solution for you ???? ????:@infatuation

261 Likes, 7 Comments - Wu Kong (@wukongus) on Instagram: "If your Sunday doesn't look like this, we have the solution for you ???? ????:@infatuation"