Funnel cakes, milkshakes, more now available at new dessert lounge in McKinney

Funnel cakes, milkshakes and more are now available at the newly open Avalanche Dessert Lounge in McKinney. (courtesy Avalanche Dessert Lounge)
Funnel cakes, milkshakes and more are now available at the newly open Avalanche Dessert Lounge in McKinney. (courtesy Avalanche Dessert Lounge)

Funnel cakes, milkshakes and more are now available at the newly open Avalanche Dessert Lounge in McKinney. (courtesy Avalanche Dessert Lounge)

Avalanche Dessert Lounge opened in November at 3530 W. University Drive, McKinney. The dessert lounge offers funnel cakes loaded with toppings, milkshakes with cake slices or a cookie on top, tableside s’mores and ice cream buns—which is an ice cream sandwich made with doughnuts. Avalanche Dessert Lounge will also be open later in the evening, allowing guests to enjoy dessert after dinner, owner Holly Hatch said. www.instagram.com/avalanchedessertlounge
By Emily Davis
Emily graduated from Sam Houston State University with a degree in multi-platform journalism and a minor in criminal justice in Spring 2018. During her studies, Emily worked as an editor and reporter at The Houstonian, SHSU's local newspaper. Upon graduation, she began an editorial internship at Community Impact Newspaper in DFW, where she was then hired as Community Impact's first McKinney reporter in August 2018.


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