Don’t Run Out! Tips for Choosing the Right Sized Gelato Maker
Nov14

Don’t Run Out! Tips for Choosing the Right Sized Gelato Maker

When selecting a gelato maker, one important feature to consider is bowl capacity.  Will your gelato machine make enough gelato or ice cream to feed everyone? How much gelato do you need? An easy way to figure it out is to consider how many containers of ice cream you would typically buy for an occasion. A container of ice cream is usually 1.5 quarts. Would you buy just one, or would you get a variety of flavors? Some of the best...

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Warning: Does your Slow Cooker Have Lead in it?
Oct23

Warning: Does your Slow Cooker Have Lead in it?

I was in the market for a new slow-cooker, and while researching the best one to buy, I cam across a number of posts and reviews where people talked about lead in their slow cookers, or companies admitting that their slow cookers had trace amounts of lead in them. I was shocked to learn that most of the slow cookers I researched contained varying levels of lead! Whaaaaaat?! You mean we removed it from paint, but we still allow it to...

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Tempting Gelato Recipes
Sep23

Tempting Gelato Recipes

Now that you’ve got your gelato machine, what do you do next?  Here are some tried and true recipes along with some quick tips that will have you crafting gelato to please you and your family in no time. Gelato-Making Tips: One of the main differences between gelato and ice cream is in the preparation. Gelato is made in a custard form first, heating it up, and then chilling it before putting in the ice cream maker. Be sure to stir the...

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Comparing the Top 3 Gelato Maker Machines: Musso, Breville, DeLonghi
Sep19

Comparing the Top 3 Gelato Maker Machines: Musso, Breville, DeLonghi

Selecting a Gelato Maker doesn’t have to be hard. There are three gelato machines that stand out from the rest of the pack. Below are the best of the best for their features and value. Starting with #3… #3 The DeLonghi GM 6000 Gelato Machine To start off, if price is an issue, you’ll love the DeLonghi GM6000 Gelato Maker with Self-Refrigerating Compressor. The DeLonghi is specifically made for making Gelato....

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Review: Lello 4080 Musso Lussino Ice Cream and Gelato Machine
Sep19

Review: Lello 4080 Musso Lussino Ice Cream and Gelato Machine

Yes, the Italians know how to make Gelato, and they for sure know how to make a Gelato Machine. There are lots of different Gelato and Ice Cream Machines out there, and many don’t do a very good job or require you to freeze your newly made dessert for hours, but that’s not the case with the Musso. Easily create your own ice cream, gelato, sorbet, or frozen yogurt at home. It can be a real chore to find a Gelato Maker that...

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Breville Smart Scoop Ice Cream & Gelato Machine Review
Sep18

Breville Smart Scoop Ice Cream & Gelato Machine Review

Breville has done it again, and we’re blown away by the Smart Scoop Ice Cream and Gelato Maker. What sets the Breville apart from the rest is one killer feature that the other ice cream/gelato maker combo machines miss. Breville makes superb equipment and their devices are always stunning. However, what sets the Breville BCI600XL Smart Scoop apart from the competition is its unique versatility. Other machines that make Ice Cream...

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