/Gelato
19 06, 2018

Guide to the Best Gelato in Rome, Updated Summer 2018

2018-06-27T20:20:07+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Categories: Food & Wine, Gelato, Rome & Lazio, Rome Dining Advice, Travel|42 Comments

Update: My guide to the best gelato in Rome was updated for the summer of 2018. In Rome, eating gelato is a year-round ritual, and since the temperatures have soared recently, the city is officially in high gelato season and I am on my 2-scoops-a-day diet. On that note, I think an update of my [...]

31 10, 2017

Rome’s Artisanal Gelato Shops Continue to Grow

2018-06-27T20:19:25+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Categories: Food & Wine, Gelato, Rome & Lazio, Rome Dining Advice|6 Comments

When Carapina's only Rome location closed earlier this year I was sad for two reasons. First, I loved the clean flavors at this Florence-based gelato shop. Second, I was afraid its closing signaled that the artisanal gelato bubble had burst. It's been 4 years or so since all-natural gelato had its moment. The peak was [...]

27 06, 2014

Rome’s Top 5 Gelato Combos

2017-02-17T15:16:12+00:00 June 27th, 2014|Categories: Food & Wine, Gelato, Rome & Lazio, Sweets & Dessert, Videos|3 Comments

In my Rome, gelato is a way of life. After trying thousands of flavor combos for your tasting pleasure, I reveal the best of the best. Here's what flavor pairings to look for at Rome's best and greatest gelato shops. Cathc my other videos or subscribe to my YouTube channel here.

25 12, 2013

Gelato in Rome, A Savory Year-Round Treat

2016-01-09T19:09:47+00:00 December 25th, 2013|Categories: Culture, Gelato, Rome & Lazio, Rome on a Budget, Sweets & Dessert, Travel|1 Comment

Gelato, long associated with hot Roman summers, has become a year-round treat in the Italian capital's all-natural shops. The city's artisans turn to savory flavors, often paired with alcohol, to entice customers. More in this weekend's New York Times.

27 05, 2013

Gelateria Fatamorgana Opens New Central Location

2017-02-17T15:16:45+00:00 May 27th, 2013|Categories: Food & Wine, Gelato, Rome & Lazio, Sweets & Dessert|3 Comments

When the Piazza Monte d’Oro branch of Il Gelato closed earlier this year, the historical center of Rome was robbed of one of its few exceptional gelato shops. The loss was felt by visitors and locals alike who starred forlornly into the abandoned space once filled with so many dozens of delicious flavors. The only [...]