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Top-quality gelato is rich, creamy, and airier than ice cream. Find out where to get the best gelato near you, plus talk about tricks and recipes for replicating the frozen Italian dessert at home.

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Buffalo gelato in Los Altos

by ssfire 1 month ago

A new cafe opened in Los Altos: Morsey's Farmhouse Kitchen, taking the place of the former Main Street Cafe. It's rig...

Favorite Ice Cream 2017

by Caitlin McGrath 1 year ago

Every season is ice cream season in the Bay Area. Here's the place to share the good stuff you encounter this year.

Cynsa commented 2 months ago

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Gelato Dolce | Laguna Beach

by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

Before Halloween I had a chance to try Gelato Dolce when it was offering special spooky flavors named after Things th...

Eatuscany Caffe | Midtown - Sacramento

by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

Back to Sacramento in March, my friends joined me for dinner at Eatuscany Caffe in Sacramento's Midtown.

Melanie Wong commented 7 months ago

Simac Gelato Maker - Need Manual

by fini 11 years ago

I just purchased a Simac Gelataio Super off eBay, as it was really cheap, but it doesn't have a manual and while I pr...


kms1029 commented 7 months ago

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Limón Limón Helado Artesanal Italiano | Ensenada

by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

Besides many fun food discoveries in last month's visit to Ensenada, I soon uncovered that Jaime shares my weakness f...

Breyers Gelato: 4 Flavors

by Chemicalkinetics 3 years ago Have you tried them? What do you think of them? Just saw ...


cozette commented 8 months ago

Coletta Gelato, SF w/ PICS

by hhc 1 year ago

Tried out Coletta Gelato it's on Harrison St & 3rd. Down 3rd from SFMOMA so stop over here afterwards! Noah was w...

Melanie Wong commented 8 months ago

Williams Sonoma Sorbet/Gelato Machine

by cowgirlinthesand 10 years ago

Help! I got a great deal on Craigslist for this ice cream/sorbet machine but it didn't come with any manual. I know...


jolayne commented 10 months ago

Aqua Club Dessert & Beverage San Bruno

by Sophie 1 year ago

So we have all had those Boba tea drinks, and are always fighting the sugar high that follows after. Found this plac...


Dude Swenson commented 1 year ago

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Where can I find Talenti Gelato in Montreal?

by OliverB 1 year ago

There's a seasonal eggnog flavor that I'd really like to try while I'm in town next month. Are there any local market...

Black Dog Gelato @ Revival Food Hall | The Loop - Chicago

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Polishing off my delicious and very filling breakfast at Jam served me well on my last day in Chicago. http://www.cho...

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

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Dolcenero Gelateria Artigianale | Santa Monica

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Last month I had a chance to check out newish gelato-maker, Dolcenero Gelateria Artigianale in Santa Monica. My usual...

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Luciano's Scoop Gelato | Sacramento & San Francisco

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

A few weeks ago I spotted Luciano's Scoop gelato truck at Off the Grid's Sunday Presidio Picnic. I did not like the s...

Caravaggio Gelateria Italiana, Downtown Berkeley - any reports?

by hhc 4 years ago

I don't remember seeing any reports for this newish gelato place in Berkeley: Caravaggio Gelateria Italiana. There a...

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

Ice Cream/Gelato/Frozen Yogurt in Reno?

by jbryadan131 2 years ago

Wondering if anybody knows of some good ice cream places in Reno. We spoke to some friends and all they could come u...


aagayla commented 2 years ago

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Gelati in Lucca and Siena

by curioussheridan 2 years ago

Gelaterias in Italy can be wonderful, but vary in quality. Look at the colors: a pale frutta di bosca denotes a lack...

Salumeria Luca | Carmel-by-the-Sea

by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Last week I finally checked out Salumeria Luca in Carmel. I had studied the sandwich list online and the Calabrese pa...

Melanie Wong commented 2 years ago

Morano Gelato Chestnut Hill, the realness

by Luther 2 years ago

This is tied for best gelato in the USA, in my opinion. Flavors are vivid but well-balanced (don't miss cantaloupe) w...


treb commented 2 years ago

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