The 7 Best Places To Get Gelato Outside Of Italy Are In Illinois And They’re Amazing
You’re about to have a new favorite dairy treat. Instead of your typical ice cream stand, check out one of these seven epic gelato cafes in Illinois. Most are located in the northeast region of the state, but they’re totally worth the trip.
Gelato is similar to ice cream but is more milk than cream based. It also contains no egg yolks (typical in ice cream) and is slowly churned to let in less air for a denser texture. Sound good? Scroll on for the best places in Illinois to try some.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.