short list winners

The votes are in, and it’s official: the winner of July’s Chapelboro Short List for “Best Place For A Frozen Treat” is the Yogurt Pump!


The Yogurt Pump is a Franklin Street landmark, satisfying UNC students and other Chapel Hillians for more than 30 years. Affectionately known as YoPo, it rotates dozens of exciting flavors of frozen yogurt through its machines (with eight on tap at any given time) – you can even swirl two together in a cup or cone! Add fresh fruit and candy toppings, and you have one of our area’s favorite treats for a late summer night. It’s pretty delicious in winter too, truth be told…

Also on the Short List

Maple View Farm

_W5B0347rsbThe Nutter family has been in the farming business for generations, but Maple View Farm only began processing and bottling its own dairy 18 years ago, and added its beloved ice cream in 2001. Now their delicious products are sold in stores and restaurants across our area. But the best place to eat a Maple View cone is at the source: their Hillsborough country store.


gelato2Sugarland has become nationally known for its luscious cupcakes, pastries, and drinks – and of course its astounding wedding cakes! But its gelato bar might be its secret weapon, with 24 flavors every day. These dense Italian ice creams are packed with the flavors of fruit, chocolate, and even a touch of your favorite stiff drink…