According to Deliveroo, we just can’t stop ordering gelato
It’s International Ice Cream Cone Day – which we suspect is another brilliant excuse to fill our faces. We’ll assume the celebrated cone is there to provide structural support for a great big scoop of ice cream, and Deliveroo has revealed eleven of its most-commonly ordered frozen sweet treats. Swipe through the gallery above to find your next dessert.
Apple pie with ice cream from Perry and Blackwelder’s An American classic. Surely the only thing better than apple pie is apple pie with ice cream? Dhs40. Souk Madinat Jumeriah, Umm Suqeim (04 366 6197).>
Baklava with ice cream from Mastihashop A chunk of classic Greek honey and nut-based treat atop a whopping great dollop of ice cream. What more could you want? Dhs35. Aswaq Mall, Jumeirah (04 336 2236).
Chocolate devotion from Coldstone Creamery It’s from Coldstone, which automatically means it’s just unfathomably delicious. One is enough, otherwise those guilt sweats come’a’calling. Dhs49 per tub. Various locations, including Mall of the Emirates (04 399 6526).
Chocolate gelato from Dri Dri It’s an Italian classic from a traditional gelateria. If you’re not getting chocolate ice cream all over your face, you’re doing it wrong. Dhs65 per tub. Various locations including BoxPark (04 343 0045).
Ice cream box from Amorino Can we just take a moment and remember that we can get ice cream, in a box, delivered to your door. This is some proper Italian gelato, so treat yourself. AED 59 per tub. Various locations including d3 (04 557 5084).
Mochi ice cream from Chez Sushi It calls itself the best sushi restaurant in Dubai, so you’d think its ice cream is worth a shout. Japanese mochi (pounded sticky rice) with an ice cream filling. Dhs30. Various locations across Dubai (800 78744).
Muesli from GROM Creamy frozen yoghurt with nuts and raisins swirled through. Something a little bit different, but seemingly well loved. Dhs58 per tub. Various locations including The Dubai Mall (056 408 0079).
Organic coffee ice cream from Succharia It’s coffee, which is good. It’s ice cream, which is also good. And it’s organic, which is, yet again, good. So this must be good3. We’re sold. Dhs65 per half kilo. Cluster C, Jumeirah Lakes Towers (050 436 8675).
Pomegranate moshi from M’OISHI Another portion of classic Japanese, ice cream. This time, with an exotic pomegranate twist – consider us intrigued. Dhs16 per piece. City Walk, Al Safa Street (04 429 8999).>
Saffron ice cream at Mastihashop Another entry from this specialist dessert café – saffron ice cream. Yes, we know its pound-for-pound value is more than that of gold, so thankfully this dessert doesn’t cost the earth. Dhs14 per scoop. Aswaq Mall, Jumeirah (04 336 2236).
Strawberry ice cream from Booza Levantine Frosties It’s a Levantine classic treat, and one that you should definitely get your hands on. Dhs55 per 500 ml. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 453 3131).