Craft & Design Food & Beverage

CRAFT: Crafty Travels
Dark Chocolate Gelato
By Katie Goodman

Darkchocolategelato
I have a love affair with eating. I can think of no other place that I’d rather indulge that passion than in Italy — a place where eating is a treasured event and delicious food is abundant.
Many travelers remark at the wonders of Italian gelato, admitting to visiting the Gelateria twice (or more!) daily during their travels. That’s an experience I long to enjoy, especially as summer temperatures continue to rise. Unfortunately during economic times like this, many aren’t in a position to spend money on extravagant travels. That’s where I take matters into my own hands — learning the art of Italian cooking at home.
Gelato is actually quite simple to make. As simple as it is to make, it’s also easy to convince yourself that it’s healthy. After all, gelato is made with milk, not cream, giving it a healthy dose of calcium and vitamin D with each serving, without the fat of its American counterpart. Flavors are only limited by how far your imagination can reach. From fruity, like this strawberry gelato, to nutty, like my favorite, pistachio, and everything in between. Feel free to push beyond the traditional flavors and explore something new.
If stateside travel is in your budget, consider planning a trip to Little Italy in New York for the chance to indulge in some authentic Italian treats at a fraction the cost of visiting our Mediterranean friends.

Ingredients

3 cups whole milk
1/2 cup heavy cream
1/4 cup Dutch-processed cocoa powder
4 ounces dark or semi-sweet chocolate, coarsely chopped
3/4 cup sugar
2 tablespoons cornstarch

Materials

Ice cream maker or use an alternative prep method
Wooden spoon
Whisk
Medium saucepan
Sealable, freezer safe storage container

Directions

Gelato Saucepan
Step 1: Combine the cocoa, cornstarch, and sugar in a medium-sized saucepan. Whisk to combine. Over medium heat, gradually add half of the milk to the sugar mixture, whisking to combine.
Step 2: Bring the milk to a low bubbling boil. Turn off the heat. Whisk in the chocolate pieces until they’re melted. Add the remaining milk and the cream. Chill in the refrigerator until cool.
Gelato Icecreammaker
Step 3: Pour the mixture into your ice cream maker and churn according to manufacturer’s instructions. Spoon into a sealable storage container and freeze for 2–3 hours or until solid enough to scoop. Enjoy!
About the Author:
author_katiegoodman.jpg
Katie Goodman resides in New Mexico with her husband and two children (a 4-year-old boy and an 18-month-old girl). Learning in the kitchen, eating, trying new recipes, and sharing them with friends and loved ones are some of Katie’s favorite things to do. She wholeheartedly believes that part of the goodness in life is enjoying good food with good friends and family, and goodLife {eats} is a place for her to share what she finds good in the kitchen.

132 thoughts on “Recipe: Dark Chocolate Gelato

  1. Respecting the hard work you put into your website and very informative point of view you present here. It’s great to come across a blog in a rare occasion that is not all the same out of date rehashed material. Wonderful job! I’ve saved your site and I’m adding your blog URL to my Google account today. In fact, I love your site so much that I am interested to advertise my own site http://www.emt.co.il on yours. I will be glad if you write me at: everythingrainbowhk (AT) gmail.com quoting your quarterly advertising prices. Looking forward to your email!

  2. Respecting the time and effort you put into your blog and detailed point of view you offer here. It’s nice to discover a blog occasionally that is not all the same old rehashed information. Wonderful job! I’ve saved your site and I’m adding your blog URL to my Google account now. In fact, I love your site so much that I want to advertise my own site http://www.emt.co.il on yours. Please contact me at: everythingrainbowhk (AT) gmail.com listing your quarterly advertising rates. Looking forward to your email!

  3. Hello! Do you know if they make any plugins to help with Search Engine Optimization? I’m trying to get my blog to rank for some targeted keywords but I’m not seeing very good gains. If you know of any please share. Thank you!

  4. Howdy! This is my first visit to your blog! We are a team of volunteers and starting a new initiative in a community in the same niche. Your blog provided us valuable information to work on. You have done a outstanding job!

  5. Does your site have a contact page? I’m having trouble locating it but, I’d like to shoot you an email. I’ve got some ideas for your blog you might be interested in hearing. Either way, great site and I look forward to seeing it improve over time.

  6. We stumbled over here coming from a different web address and thought I might as well check things out. I like what I see so now i am following you. Look forward to looking over your web page repeatedly.

  7. Been using this stuff for about a week and already noticed much greater lifts. Using with GEN HumanoVar and noticed not only increase in mass (1-2kg in a week) but a decrease in body fat especially the abdominal region. Would recommended although it di id upset the stomach for firt 3-5 days but fine after that.

  8. I cherished up to youll obtain carried out proper here. The comic strip is tasteful, your authored material stylish. nonetheless, you command get got an impatience over that you want be turning in the following. ill definitely come more earlier again since precisely the same just about a lot continuously inside of case you shield this hike.

  9. There are actually loads of details like that to take into consideration. That is a nice point to convey up. I offer the thoughts above as general inspiration but clearly there are questions just like the one you convey up the place crucial thing will likely be working in honest good faith. I don?t know if greatest practices have emerged around issues like that, but I am certain that your job is clearly identified as a fair game. Each boys and girls feel the influence of only a second’s pleasure, for the rest of their lives.

  10. I such as this weblog quite definitely, Its a really nice post to read and receive info. I haven’t liked functioning. To me employment is a good invasion of privacy. wupload, duckload, downloads
    PoIuYt

  11. Pingback: Google
  12. Pingback: see here now
  13. Pingback: 分享屋
  14. Pingback: read more
  15. Pingback: this website
  16. Pingback: wallpaper images
  17. Pingback: home business
  18. Pingback: teatox
  19. Pingback: denver seo
  20. Pingback: coffee history
  21. Pingback: Aktfotos
  22. Pingback: no neck glass jars
  23. Pingback: nutricion
  24. Pingback: choa chu kang ec
  25. Pingback: galaxy note 4 case
  26. Pingback: Patek Phillipe
  27. Pingback: miniclip
  28. Pingback: miniclip
  29. Pingback: AR uppers
  30. Pingback: mining perth
  31. Pingback: beach
  32. Pingback: k7x
  33. Pingback: 21 day cleanse
  34. Pingback: SomFy
  35. Pingback: Blue Coaster
  36. Pingback: hajhullás vitamin
  37. Pingback: buy guitars
  38. Pingback: more
  39. Pingback: friv
  40. Pingback: soccer futsal
  41. Pingback: minecraft gratuit
  42. Pingback: visit this page
  43. Pingback: fast car shipping
  44. Pingback: investment
  45. Pingback: photo
  46. Pingback: Penny auction
  47. Pingback: come fare un blog
  48. Pingback: Real estate agent
  49. Pingback: web design company
  50. Pingback: sheds
  51. Pingback: allrecipes
  52. Pingback: cue stick tips
  53. Pingback: watches
  54. Pingback: Medical Staffing
  55. Pingback: friv

Comments are closed.

Tagged