New Shop Serves NitroCream and Bubble Tea: Dulce Nitrogen in Pigeon Forge
If you’re looking for a unique treat during your next trip to Pigeon Forge, TN, a visit to Dulce Nitrogen is definitely in order! This new shop specializes in NitroCream, fresh ice cream made right in front of you using liquid nitrogen, and bubble tea, a popular drink invented in Taiwan. To help you make the most of your vacation, Visit My Smokies has put together a guide to everything you need to know about Dulce Nitrogen in Pigeon Forge.
When you visit Dulce Nitrogen in Pigeon Forge, you don’t want to miss the chance to try their special NitroCream. This liquid nitrogen ice cream is made right before your eyes and customized to create your perfect frozen treat! You get to choose your base, what mix-ins you want, and then 3 toppings of your choice. You’ll have all sorts of mix-ins and toppings to choose from, so bring your sweet tooth with you when you visit. You can choose to enjoy the NitroCream in a cup, on a brownie, in a bubble waffle, or in a waffle cone or bowl. Dulce Nitrogen also has vegan and sugar-free options as well. Watch the video below to get an inside look at NitroCream being made!
Bubble tea has been a favorite beverage for people living in East and Southeast Asia since the 1990s. The drink is famous for including bobas, little black pearls made from tapioca that sit at the bottom of the tea. The bobas are sweet, soft, chewy and have a texture similar to that of a gummy bear.
Dulce Nitrogen serves both fruit-based bubble teas and milk-based bubble teas. The bubble tea comes with tapioca boba, but you can decide to get popping pearls as well! The popping peals are juice-filled spheres that burst when you bite into them.
Some flavors for the milk-based tea include:
- Cinnamon Roll
- Cookies and Cream
- Purple Taro
- Green Matcha
For the fruit-based tea, drinks are made from a tea or lemonade base and then sweetened with a fruit flavor. Popular varieties for the fruit-based tea include:
- Passion Fruit
You can even just have honey-sweetened tea if you love the taste of tea itself!
Dulce Nitrogen in Pigeon Forge also serves their popular bubble waffles. Made from a sweet and eggy batter, these waffles have distinctive spherical puffs or “bubbles.” A staple of Hong Kong street food since the 1950s, bubble waffles are crispy on the outside and soft in the middle. The delicious bubble waffles are rolled into a cone and filled with the shop’s famous NitroCream and topped with your choice of toppings!
History of Dulce Nitrogen in Pigeon Forge
While Dulce Nitrogen in Pigeon Forge just opened, it might sound familiar to those who have been to Pigeon Forge before! Prior to becoming Dulce Nitrogen, this shop first opened as Teaffle. Teaffle served bubble tea and bubble waffles. The shop decided to renovate and re-open, still keeping your favorite bubble tea and waffles, but adding their NitroCream to the mix! The liquid nitrogen ice cream adds a whole new element to the shop. You’ll love being able to customize your treat and seeing it made right in front of your eyes!
Dulce Nitrogen’s Location in Pigeon Forge
Dulce Nitrogen in Pigeon Forge is located at 2656 Parkway (Traffic Light #3) in the Publix shopping center. It’s open 7 days a week from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.
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