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As we approach a summer where backyard cocktail hours and pool side parties will be limited in size (and fun) due to social distancing, a restaurant in Houston has a plan and an ice-cream truck sure to lift everyone’s spirits and glasses.

In Houston neighborhoods, when adults hear Bovine & Barley’s ice-cream guy coming, they’re the ones running out the door to jump up and down on the corner in excitement. But, it’s not bomb-pops and snow cones they’re after–not unless that’s becomes the name of a new frozen cocktail.

This ice-cream truck is bringing frosty adult beverages to the doors of neighborhood boys and girls of legal drinking age. The truck menu offers seven frozen cocktails–Moscow mule, pina colada, margarita, daiquiri, mezcal margarita, frozen mojito and michelada. Housemade potato chips and chips and salsa are also available.

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Thank you for reaching out! We are so excited to come to you! Preordering is best! Text number listed next to your neighborhood. Must purchase food for delivery. Here is our schedule for next week: Mon- Spring Branch 12p-8p (text 7132046921) Timbergrove/Lazybrook (text 7132042481) Tues- Woodland Heights 1p-5p (7132042481) Weds- Candlelight Plaza/Shepherd 1p-4p (text 7132042481) West U 12p-8p (text 7132046921) Fri- West U 12p-8p (text 7132046921) Sat- Independence Heights/Greater Heights 12p-8p (7132042481) Oak Forest 12p-8p (7132046921) Spring Branch 12-8p (8325470912) Sun- River Oaks 12p-8p (7122046921) Midtown/Montrose (7132042481) For private parties/bookings, please email: info@eightysixd.com

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The restaurant’s truck schedule is posted weekly on Facebook and Instagram. They’ll also travel to additional neighborhoods upon request. Pre-orders are suggested and a food purchase includes free delivery.

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Thank you HOUSTON! We are receiving a high volume of text messages for deliveries. We appreciate everyone’s patience! Preordering is best, text the number for your neighborhood! Must purchase food for delivery! Preorders must be received and confirmed by 3pm day before. Here is our schedule for this week (4/27-4/30): Monday: Greater Heights 7132402481 Garden Oaks/Oak Forest 7132046921 Tuesday: Cypress 8325470912 Memorial 7132042481 Wednesday: Westchase/Energy Corridor 8325470912 Downtown/EADO 7132046921 Timbergrove 7132042481 Thursday: Woodland Heights 7132012481 Midtown/Dowtown 7132046921 Thank you all again for the support! ❤️🚐🍹 #WeComeToYou #AdultIceCreamTruck

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And wait… do they deliver puppies too???

Okay, I’m getting ahead of myself. But as the weather heats up, visits by this adult ice-cream truck gives Houstonites a nice way to cool off, relax and wave at each other as they grab a tropical drink and some crispy chips.

This summer social distancing thing is beginning to look do-able!