If you are an ice cream lover, you must try the super smooth and creamy texture of Italian ice cream known as Gelato. Its super intense flavor and taste will definitely blow your mind away. Gelato is made with a standard base of cream, sugar and milk, and then flavored with nuts, chocolate, fruit and many other flavorings.
Because the fun part of being in Rome-Italy is to try new gelato flavors every day, here are the top 5 places where you can discover and taste sweet aromas of lusciously smooth gelato and refreshing sorbets in Rome:
It’s located in Rome’s Monti district, right around the corner from Rome’s monumental colosseum. Yes, you can enjoy your favorite flavors from this outstanding gelateria in this peaceful courtyard with the sun-dappled waters of its fountain.
This gelateria is also placed in the Monti neighborhood, near the train station. In this gelateria, you may experience unique flavors in the city. Their ice cream recipe is slightly creamier than the others, offering some combinations like wasabi chocolate and ginger hazelnut or some fruity combinations like pineapple and lime.
Although it is the oldest gelateria in Rome, it offers one of the most famous and controversial gelatos in Italy. Here you may taste a wide range of flavors, but "Cioccolato Fondente” or dark chocolate flavor is something you must try.
Il Gelato di Claudio Torcè
Claudio Torcè is called the master of high-quality and crazy-creative flavors of ice cream. Before visiting his place be prepared to try the gorgonzola with vinegar gelato, ricotta with chocolate and coconut, or maybe chili-flavored vanilla? There is no reason to miss this place, located in the historic center, right off Via del Corso.
Gelateria Dei Gracchi
Gelateria del Gracchi has won lots of prizes for it's all organic and fresh gelato ingredients. Gelato flavors like chocolate and rum or traditional pistachio from fresh roasted Sicilian pistachios are something you must try while visiting Rome.
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