A scoop of Orange Octopus’ handmade and slow-churned Kentucky Honey Bourbon ice cream, made with real bourbon, clover honey and pecan praline, best served in a waffle cone.

Satisfaction served up in a cup, Orange Octopus’ Kentucky Honey Bourbon flavor mixes a bourbon cream base with rich clover honey and a crunch of pecan praline. A Kentucky classic, honey bourbon captures the pack-a-punch flavor of whiskey without the after-sting. Orange Octopus Ice Cream Co.,1220 Old Stickney Point Rd., Sarasota, 941-346-0202, orangeoctopusicecream.com, @orangeoctopusicecream. 

Think the sweetest slice of Thanksgiving dinner, captured in a single scoop cradled by a warm waffle cone. It’s no secret that Pumpkin is a cult favorite flavor of autumn, but Lickity Splits scoops up a Siesta Key twist on an already seasonal classic—mixing chunks of moist, fluffy cheesecake bites into the pumpkin-spiced base. This creamy rendition of pumpkin pie paired with a tart cheesecake swirl will transport you to the chill of holiday madness while under the warmth of the Florida sun. Lickity Splits Ice Cream Shops, 1502 Stickney Point Rd., Sarasota, 941-377-5487, lickitysplitsshops.com, @lickitysplitsshops.