Now that the warm weather is here, you might find yourself needing a cool, delicious treat. Here, we’ve done the leg work for you and rounded up four of our favourite places to check out when you need a gelato fix. But we’re guessing you’ll want to taste-test for yourself.
Truffle Treasures: A chocolate shop with a top-notch gelato section. The coconut cream flavour is a must. 769 Bank St., 613-230-3859, and 314 Richmond Rd., 613-761-3859. www.truffletreasures.com
Piccolo Grande: Top flavours include nutmeg and bacio. Also offers sherbet, sorbet, and lunch. 55 Murray St. Suite 102, 613-241-2909. www.piccologrande.ca
Pure Gelato: Located on bustling Elgin Street, this cute shop is especially popular in the evenings during the warmer months. 350 Elgin St., 613-237-3799.
Pasticceria Gelateria Italiana: A traditional bakery in Little Italy. Eighteen flavours of homemade gelato is prepared every day. 200 Preston St., 613-233-2104. www.pasticceria.ca