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    Be still my beating heart: Gelato Messina, Darlinghurst

    Sydney Food Blog Review of Gelato Messina, Darlinghurst

    Sydney Food Blog Review of Gelato Messina, Darlinghurst: Rocher Ferrero

    No, like cardiac-arrest-literally.

    Gelato Messina’s Dessert Bar in Darlinghurst has always been OTT in their creations, but when you have a collaborator like ex-Hartyard Andy Bowdy, you know that you’re in for a real treat. Or a sugar spike so high it can hold its own against the statue of liberty.

    Sydney Food Blog Review of Gelato Messina, Darlinghurst: Rocher Ferrero

    Now I am not a sweets person, not by a long shot, but when I do, I like to go all out. And the Rocher Ferrero certainly fits that description: hazelnut and chocolate come together in a soft serve swirl covered with so many shards of wafer and chocolate that you don’t know where the crispy ends and the rich gelato begins.

    We honestly couldn’t finish the cone between us two, which seems like such a waste of good food, but truly, I don’t think we were robust enough to finish this cone.

    On a serious note, it was well executed, and the whole thing actuslly tasted like a Ferrero Rocher on steroids, which is no easy feat. The staff were polite and efficient, and I really like how they tried to make use of a tiny space to at least give you a place to stop and enjoy the dessert masterpiece you’ve just purchased.

    This was independently paid for.
    Gelato Messina
    Shop 1, 241 Victoria Street
    Darlinghurst, NSW
    Phone: 02 9331 1588
    Website: http://www.gelatomessina.com/au/

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