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Beat the Heat with Ruby’s Sno-balls Gourmet Shaved Ice in East Dallas

Summer is right around the corner and I am already thinking about all the tasty, cold treats to indulge in. 😋

Ruby’s Sno-balls is a local favorite in East Dallas (my home), so you bet I had to share this sweet recommendation with y’all. 🍧

While many of you are familiar with snow cones, Ruby’s Sno-balls are anything but basic. A sno-ball is soft, fluffy, powdery and full of flavor with every bite. Best of all, Ruby’s Sno-balls contain no added preservatives and their syrups are made daily with pure cane sugar.

What I love about Ruby’s Sno-balls are the weekly and monthly selection of flavors. There are specialty flavors that can range from matcha to coconut cream to grapefruit and classic flavors like banana, cotton candy, and raspberry.

You can even top off your sno-balls with sweet condensed milk and create some really tasty combinations. I cannot wait to try the Chocolate Cream + Strawberry Cream, the Earl Grey + Grapefruit, and the Matcha + Orchid Vanilla Cream sno-balls.

When I visited Ruby’s Sno-balls, I tried the Spring Thyme, Tangelo, and Strawberry flavors. They were all so yummy! I was even able to top off some of my sno-balls with Tajin, my favorite Mexican seasoning. 🙌

Next time you are in the East Dallas area, do not forget to swing by Ruby’s Sno-balls. And if you are not in the area, make the trip out to Ruby’s Sno-balls anyway, you will not regret it!

To keep up with the latest and newest flavors, follow Ruby’s Sno-balls on social media or check their website. You can find Ruby’s Sno-balls at La Victoria Restaurant and there is plenty of parking outside.

This is one local gem you will not want to miss this summer!

💵 Cost:

> Specialty flavors: small $3, regular $4, large $5

> Classic flavors: small $2, regular $3, large $4

🕐 Hours:

> Sunday: Closed

> Monday: 1:00pm – 7:00pm

> Tuesday: 1:00pm – 7:00pm

> Wednesday: 1:00pm – 7:00pm

> Thursday: 1:00pm – 7:00pm

> Friday: 1:00pm – 7:00pm

> Saturday: 1:00pm – 7:00pm

Have you ever tried gourmet shaved ice? Which flavor combination would you order?

 

Featured Location: Ruby’s Sno-balls

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19 Comment

  1. Reply
    Keeping Up With Candy
    May 4, 2017 at 8:27 am

    I’ve never seen shaved ice in a box. Looks super tasty!

    1. Reply
      Elizabeth Zamora
      June 12, 2017 at 8:45 pm

      It’s so tasty, Candy! The variety of flavors are to die for.

  2. Reply
    acraftymix
    May 4, 2017 at 9:55 am

    They sounds so refreshing Elizabeth. You can actually see the fluffiness awesomeness in the pictures. Perfect for a hot Summer’s day

    1. Reply
      Elizabeth Zamora
      June 12, 2017 at 8:46 pm

      haha Yes! I love the flufliness of the snow.

  3. Reply
    Manavi Siddhanti
    May 5, 2017 at 1:04 am

    It’s so hot in India: wish I could get these yummy delectables here!

    1. Reply
      Elizabeth Zamora
      June 12, 2017 at 8:47 pm

      These are perfect for summer! Hope you’re doing well in India.

  4. Reply
    Elizabeth
    May 5, 2017 at 2:18 am

    This sounds so tasty and refreshing for a hot summer’s day! Will definitely have to check this out if I’m ever in the area!

    1. Reply
      Elizabeth Zamora
      June 12, 2017 at 8:49 pm

      Stop by if you’re ever in Dallas. It’s a great neighborhood gem.

  5. Reply
    Gennifer Rose
    May 5, 2017 at 9:19 am

    These look amazing! We’ve been having a heat wave in San Diego and I would LOVE one of these. So refreshing. 🍧

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  6. Reply
    Yuen Mi
    May 5, 2017 at 12:58 pm

    I’ve never had Matcha and Orchid Vanilla Cream sno-balls before, but it sounds deliciously refreshing.

  7. Reply
    Emmy M.
    May 5, 2017 at 2:03 pm

    This literally makes me want to get on a plane and fly to Dallas. How amazing they make this preservative free and with real sugar! That’s not common and the reason why I never let me kiddo eat stuff like this. But man… I’ll take one with condensed milk and matcha, please!!

  8. Reply
    Jennifer
    May 5, 2017 at 4:08 pm

    I love sno-balls! The prices for the sno-balls look really good. It looks like you get a good amount for your money. There’s a local place where I live (Detroit) that makes sno-balls and I am looking forward to taking my kids to try their first sno-ball!

  9. Reply
    Nati
    May 6, 2017 at 12:55 am

    Oh wow! I love cold treats, I’m sure I’d enjoy tasting any of these!

  10. Reply
    Isabel Robertson
    May 6, 2017 at 2:43 pm

    These look so good!! The flavours sound amazing!

    Bella x
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  11. Reply
    Aditi
    May 6, 2017 at 3:53 pm

    Yummy descriptions! I’m going to make my own now until I visit the store!

  12. Reply
    Kevin J Lee (@KevinTheQuaker)
    May 7, 2017 at 7:14 am

    Looks like a sweet yummy treat! Reminds me of Doraemon’s favorite dessert. Will try to bring my grandkids here!

  13. Reply
    Swadhin Agrawal
    May 7, 2017 at 11:36 pm

    Wow! who doesn’t love snow balls. Thanks for this post. I am from India, but you definitely gave me a new food/dessert idea.

  14. Reply
    oksummer
    May 8, 2017 at 9:57 am

    this looks fun and is a great summer treat! i bet kids and adults just eat this up!

  15. Reply
    Yeu Doi
    May 12, 2017 at 12:39 am

    Looks so cool & refreshing! Perfect for hot summer days!

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