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Pop of the Month: Pumpkin Pie

Pop of the Month: Pumpkin Pie

Our fall menu is absolutely one of our favorites!  And now, with our dipping station, there is no limit to what you can create with all of our wonderful fall flavors.

This month our Pop of the Month features one of our iconic fall flavors, pumpkin.  This creamy pop is rich and delicious with pumpkin and spices that are sure to warm your taste buds and your heart.  We dip our …

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Halloween Pop Kit

Halloween Pop Kit

We love the fall season and one of our favorite holidays is Halloween.  And we enjoy helping you celebrate with pops!

Last year we had a little fun with our pops and created some cute Halloween characters using a bit of icing.  You all liked it so much we decided to create a Halloween Pop Kit you could use at home to create all kinds of Halloween creations.

You can decorate your …

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Celebrating Those Who Serve

Celebrating Those Who Serve

Happy Memorial Day to all of our Steel City Pops customers and friends!

We are so thankful for all of the men and women in the military who have sacrificed to serve our nation.  We are humbled and honored by all that they have done (and do) to serve and protect our nation. As a small token of our appreciation our company policy is to provide free pops to those who …

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Special Edition: Mayhaw Pop – Coming Soon!

Coming soon to our Alabama stores, the Mayhaw pop is one of our favorite fruity creations!

A traditional favorite in the South, these bright red berries grow in the wetlands of the south. The Hawthorne berry received the nickname “Mayhaw” as it ripens in late April, early May.  Over time they were referred to as “May-Haws”.

Similar to cranberries, you don’t want to eat Mayhaws raw. You cook the berries before using …

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Pop of the Month: Turtle!

Pop of the Month: Turtle!

We are super excited to announce our pop of the month for December, Turtle!

This amazing pop starts with our smooth and creamy vanilla pop. We dip it in rich, milk chocolate, and dredge it in locally grown pecans.  We finish it off with a buttery caramel drizzle.  Turtle perfection!

During the busyness of the season why not take a break and come in for this tantalizing treat?  Just ask your server …

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The 12 Pops of Christmas

The 12 Pops of Christmas

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me… The 12 Pops of Christmas from SCP!

What is The 12 Pops of Christmas, you ask? We have a special offer this December! We’ve chosen 12 of our favorite flavors (boy, was it hard to choose!) and put them together in a 12 pop box for you to take home and enjoy during the holidays.

We’re also throwing in a …

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Hot Chocolate, Steel City Pops Style!

Hot Chocolate, Steel City Pops Style!

With November in full swing we’re excited to add our famous Hot Chocolate Pops to our fall menu.  Our hot chocolate is not your average hot chocolate, it’s an experience!

This amazingly good drink starts out with a dollop of naturally sweetened marshmallow cream in the bottom of your cup.  On top of the marshmallow cream we add half and half, perfectly steamed. After that we put in the hot chocolate …

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Straight from the Farm

Straight from the Farm

One of our favorite aspects of Steel City Pops is our focus on local growers and partnerships. In every community of which we are a part, we try to seek out the best farmers, artisans and breweries in the area and have our ingredients locally sourced. With the fall come several new delicious fall flavors, and we wanted to take a minute to highlight several of our amazing suppliers. …

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Have a Pop-Bar at Your Party!

Have a Pop-Bar at Your Party!

The cooler months are coming, and with them come one of our favorite things at Steel City Pops – Chocolate Dipping! For those of you who are new to our pops, we like to add a creative (and delicious) spin to our pops in the winter. We melt rich milk chocolate into creamy goodness right in our stores. You can then get any flavor pop dipped at our counter. …

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God Bless America

God Bless America

As we celebrate our nation’s independence today, my wife and I have found ourselves with a wide range of emotions in 2015.

You see, five days ago, we dropped our oldest son, Fisher, off at the United States Military Academy at West Point.  He is entering the Class of 2019 and in four years, he will likely be commissioned into the Army as a 2nd Lieutenant and will …

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