Experience Highlights

  • Discover the history of gelato making which dates back to the 16th century
  • Roll up your sleeves and learn how to make your own gelato on this hands on experience
  • Learn from local gelato experts what ingredients and techniques make gelato and ice cream so different
  • Create your own unique gelato flavour combination from scratch and enjoy tasting your finished product
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Type: Private Experience


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Discover the history of gelato making in Florence that dates back over 500 years! This private gelato making workshop will provide a comprehensive insight in Florence’s gelato history and teach you how it is made. You will discover the differences between ice cream and gelato, learn about the ingredients used and the techniques that make gelato so creamy and delicious. This fun hands-on experience gives you the opportunity to create your own delicious flavours from scratch. With an expert gelato maker by your side, you will learn about ingredient dosages and how to create the perfect balance of flavours. While your gelato is churning, learn how to serve up that perfect scoop, ready for you taste the magic of your very own creamy and delicious gelato creation.


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