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Eating Out - July 11, 2014

Old treat with a new twist

Ice cream truck staple gets an organic, foodie makeover at Rocko's Ice Cream Tacos

by Elena Kadvany

It was late. Lori Phillips was up working on her thesis, in the midst of getting her doctorate degree in immunology from Stanford University. But a half-joke, half-business idea she had been throwing around with friends — to create a gourmet version of Klondike's classic Choco Taco frozen dessert and sell it out of a food truck — interrupted her thoughts.

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Online Editor Elena Kadvany can be emailed at ekadvany@paweekly.com.

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