Gelato is an amazing alternative to traditional ice cream, the Italian treat is richer and creamier than other frozen desserts, but just as versatile when it comes to flavors. From red velvet to chocolate, gelato comes in tons of amazingly delicious flavors that transcend taste. While gelato may not be as readily available outside of Europe, it can be easily made in your own kitchen. The next time you're craving a frozen, creamy treat try out one of these unbelievable gelato recipes.
Red Velvet Cheesecake Gelato
Full of cream cheese and delicious red velvet cake mix, this gelato is a perfectly comforting treat.
Recipe available at Lemons for Lulu
Rich ricotta cheese combined with thick honey and simple syrup make up this delicious delight.
Recipe available at Apt. 2B Baking Co.
This pistachio filled gelato is so good it's nuts.
Recipe available at Bless This Mess
Peanut Butter Gelato
This simple gelato recipe contains equal amounts of peanut butter and awesomeness.
Recipe available at Design Eat Repeat
Full of pure cocoa powder and chocolate chips, this frozen treat is both comforting and delicious.
Recipe available at Wanna Bite
Pineapple Rosemary Gelato
This tropical gelato is full of fresh rosemary and chewy pineapple chunks.
Recipe available at Bakingdom
Blueberry Lemon Gelato
Freshly ripened blueberries and sweet blueberry jam take this simple gelato to an entirely new level.
Recipe available at Epicurean Mom
Caramel Hazelnut Gelato
Warm, decadent flavors make this creamy confection the perfect midnight snack.
Recipe available at Cafe Johnsonia
Creamy vanilla gelato swirled with sweet Amarena cherry preserves.
Recipe available at Vikalinka
Roasted Fig Gelato
This treat, filled with freshly roasted figs and mascarpone cheese, is wonderfully elegant.
Recipe available at The View from Great IslandThis post was originally published on ASTRAL & OPAL