YAHOO! NEWS // JULY 25, 2014
Paul Tamburello opened Little Man Ice Cream, named after his father, in Denver in 2008.
Inspired by vintage Coney Island hotdog-shaped stands and roadside-monument nostalgia, Tamburello built his shop within a 28-foot-tall, 14,000-pound cream can.
“I went there just a couple nights ago. Waited 20 minutes in line for the best ice cream of my life,” wrote Reddit user thatmillerkid.
“Little Man is the best ice cream I’ve ever had, it’s a bonus that the staff is made up of really awesome people!” wrote pookierawrz.
Last night, the shop celebrated its 1 millionth scoop.
On hand to dish out that milestone scoop was Tamburello’s 90-year-old mother, Elaine, who had served the first scoop on opening day…