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One has to live in an Italian home to truly appreciate the name of this delicious but difficult to find dessert. The poor nomenclature might have something to do with its lack of popularity; by all accounts it should fly off the shelves. It is essentially a custard sandwich, with creamy, sweet custard with rich egg flavor, baked between two thin crisp layers of buttery … Continue reading Golossary: Scendiletto
Florence’s favorite ice cream and the inventor of the city’s signature flavor. Continue reading Badiani
Florence’s signature flavor of ice cream is the rich creamy double cream flavor called Buontalenti.
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Italian for slushy, but so much better! Theory is that the Arabs brought this sweet icy concoction to Sicily where they mixed their flavored syrups with the snow and ice of Etna and without a doubt, Sicily still has the best granita to be found. Paired with brioche, it makes a typical summer breakfast both cool and refreshing, and appealing in the hot Sicilian summer. … Continue reading Golossary: Granita
One of the oldest and most famous gelateria in Florence. Yes it is too touristy, but it is worth it for the best Chocolate Mousse gelato and Rice gelato around. Don’t miss it. Continue reading Vivoli
The Ben & Jerry’s of Florence with wonderful artisian ice cream chock-full of add-ins. Continue reading Il Procopio