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Ice Cream Evaluation Ciao Bella Chocolate Raspberry (6/10)



Ciao Bella


Chocolate Raspberry


6 of 10


Chocolate Base: A darkish chocolate, surprisingly flavorful. It’s sorbet, not ice cream. So it consists of no dairy or eggs, and has not one of the creaminess or richness that these present both. The substances embrace coconut milk, however I can’t style it. Sure, it has the everyday iciness of a sorbet. However there’s a little bit of maltiness as properly, with extra thickening or density than a typical sorbet, maybe from the chicory root powder listed within the substances. It’s nice, refreshing, tasty—higher than anticipated.

Raspberry Base: The raspberry has extra of a standard sorbet texture and taste—icy—and not one of the thickening discovered within the chocolate. It’s fruity, even citrusy, most likely from the included lemon juice. The citrus hits first, then a little bit of raspberry within the background. Sure, icy, however that’s what I’d count on from a sorbet.

General: Ciao Bella Chocolate Raspberry Sorbetto is a refreshing deal with, combining two sturdy flavors that pair properly collectively. It jogs my memory of a darkish chocolate sweet with raspberry filling—however within the type of ices. Judging this pint as a sorbet and never evaluating it to premium ice cream, it’s fairly good. I’d suggest it as a summer time snack on a sizzling day. However my old flame will at all times be ultra-premium ice cream, whatever the climate. There aren’t many premium sorbet pints on the market on retailer cabinets now–an actual area of interest product. In truth, Ciao Bella’s freezer footprint appears to be fading–the corporate was bought by Excessive Street in 2018. As I write this overview, Ciao Bella doesn’t also have a functioning web site anymore. They will not be lengthy for the shop freezer. You may seize a pint earlier than this venerable Nineteen Eighties NYC model disappears solely. 6/10.

House Supply

Not obtainable

Entrance Blurb

Ciao Bella Chocolate Raspberry Sorbetto

Again Blurb

Since 1983, The Ciao Bella Gelato Firm has been devoted to creating the best frozen desserts. We started as a neighborhood gelateria, producing scrumptious gelato and sorbetto. Quickly cooks from high eating places and motels requested that we provide them with our frozen confections. As we speak, Ciao Bella enjoys a loyal following due to the sleek, intense taste of our genuine gelato and sorbetto—primarily based on authentic recipes from Italy. Buon Appetito.


  • 3 servings per container
  • Serving measurement: 2/3 cup
  • Energy per serving: 270
  • Energy per container: 800


Water, Coconut Milk, Invert Sugar, Raspberry Puree, Chocolate (Unsweetened Chocolate, Sugar, Cocoa Butter, Soy Lecithin, Pure Vanilla), Glucose Syrup, Lemon Juice, Chicory Root Powder, Sea Salt.

Comprises Soy (Soy Lecithin), Tree Nuts (Coconut Milk)

Buy Location

Sprouts Farmers Market through Instacart.


Have to understand how Ciao Bella does it? Get Ciao Bella’s cookbook: The Ciao Bella E book of Gelato & Sorbetto.


Psst! You can also make gelato and sorbet like Ciao Bella at dwelling. Right here’s Ciao Bella’s secret gelato base recipe! (Spoiler: two components complete milk to 1 half cream provides Ciao Bella gelato a whopping 12% butterfat! Most gelatos have solely 4-9% butterfat.)

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Final Up to date on January 22, 2022 by Ice Cream Admin




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