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Celebration Cakes

An array of hand-made gelato, sorbet and classic Italian “torte”. Prepared with premium local & imported ingredients and an exacting eye for detail. Made to order. Please provide 3 days notice.

Gelato

Tartufo

Chocolate and hazelnut gelato dusted with Dutch cocoa on a chocolate biscuit base smeared with chocolate ganache.

Bombe Alaska

Presented with torched Italian meringue. A strawberry sorbet heart amid mascarpone and chocolate gelato encased in panettone and a candied fruit biscuit base.

Frutta Secca

Layers of pistachio and hazelnut gelato crowned with scoops of Sicilian torrone on a chocolate coated spicy orange biscuit.

Diplomatica

Classic blend of roasted almond and zuppa Inglese gelato with smatterings of génoise sponge soaked in Alkermes liqueur and peaks of fior di latte and vanilla bean gelato.

Cioccolato e l’amareno

A robust pairing of chocolate and sour cherry gelato atop chocolate biscuit and rum ganache.

Mascarpone e Fragola

Sheets of mascarpone gelato and strawberry sorbet on a chocolate biscuit. Finished with a medley of sorbet scoops, passionfruit ripple and brandy snaps.

Dulce de Leche

Chocolate matched with caramel ripple gelato resting on a spiced ginger biscuit with milk chocolate glaze.

Tiramisù

Tiramisù gelato scoops plunged into espresso gelato on a base of pavesini drenched in espresso coffee and Tia Maria. Adorned with chocolate gelato balls and dusted with Dutch cocoa.

Napoletano

Not so stock standard. Classic blend of strawberry, vanilla and chocolate gelato on pan di Spagna soaked in mandarin liquor and garnished with torched Italian meringue.

Sorbetto

Tutti Frutti

Complementary varieties of raspberry, mango and lemon sorbet with features of passionfruit sorbet and brandy snaps.

Cocco Mango

Asian inspired arrangement of coconut, mango and coconut speckled with black sesame.

Cioccolato e Sanguinelle

Velvety chocolate sorbet with a citrus burst of blood orange sorbet.

Torte

Diplomatica

Seven tiered composition of pasta brisè salata, vanilla and lemon scented crème pâtissière, genoise sponge drenched in spiced syrup, puff pastry and chocolate crème pâtissière.

Brutto ma Buono

Chocolate nougat cream and citrus & vanilla cream mingled between layers of hazelnut sponge, and a hazelnut meringue disc.

Cannoli

A pyramid of cannoli shells with assorted fillings consisting of vanilla, chocolate and ricotta with candied fruit and pistachio.

Millefoglie

Sheets of classic puff pastry amidst hazelnut and chocolate crème diplomate and vanilla sponge steeped in orange liqueur.

Bignola

Vanilla sponge soaked with Strega liquor, vanilla and chocolate crema pasticcera topped with bignè filled with coffee cream.

Fragola e Chantilly

Strawberries and cream. Layers of sponge cake moistened with strawberry sauce, vanilla infused chantilly cream and lashings of fresh strawberries macerated in Maraschino liqueur.

“La Bella Checca”

Chocolate and vanilla sponge “inzuppato” in orange liquor, vanilla and chocolate crema pasticcera, finished with flaked almonds, chantilly cream and all the usual “stronzate” trimmings.

Caprese

Dense and full-flavoured torte made from hazelnut meal and couverture chocolate, coated and layered with semi sweet chocolate ganache.

Spuma di Cioccolato

Short chocolate mousse tortino on a buttered biscuit base coated with chocolate glaze and enhanced with chocolate shards.