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Pizza & Gelato!

We’re heading to market … Byward that is … Monday June 22 EXPERIENCE AUTHENTICITY!! Two local favourites in one location – Stella Luna Gelato & Fiazza Fresh Fired Pizza, 86 Murray. We’ll be on  the patio all summer long!

http://fiazza.ca/

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Our old-fashioned gelato push-cart!

CART WEDDING 3        CART AT WEDDING 1

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I heard a bird sing!!!!!

It’s official … I heard the sound of water running and a bird singing. Hope is in the air!!! Spring is around the corner. IT’S GELATO TIME AGAIN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Here’s a little time saving tip for your Thanksgiving dessert … drop by the shop Saturday to pick up some PUMPKIN or GINGERSNAP gelato. Offer it to your guests in a lovely glass serving dish or martini glass with crushed graham cracker crumbs sprinkled over the top … you could even drizzle a little dark chocolate as well! Simple yet decadent.

We’ll be sending all the Stella Staff home for the hoilday to eat turkey and be merry so we’ll be closed on SUNDAY and Monday for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Have a wonderful long weekend folks!

Tammy and Alessandro

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Stella Luna Featured in the Globe and Mail

Check our Shawna Wagman’s article from the Globe and Mail written prior to the Gelato World Tour:

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/food-and-wine/food-trends/two-canadians-vie-for-title-of-worlds-best-gelato/article18492720/

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Party Time!

VIRGIN MOJITO SORBETWatcha doing to keep cool today? It’s going to be a scorcher! Party time at Stella Luna from 3 to 10pm  … you’re all invited for some handcrafted, gourmet gelato.

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Open Mondays from 3 to 10 pm All Summer Long!

So we finally caved … Mondays were torture … watching people walk up to the door, hopeful & smiling from ear to ear, only to find themselves locked out … in despair, faces crumpled … starved for gelato … in withdrawal from the weekend .. needing just a quick scoop to lift their spirits … SO WE DECIDED TO OPEN MONDAYS … but just for the summer. We won’t have lunch, but we will have crepes and waffles and full coffee bar and heaps and heaps of freshly made, gourmet gelato … soothing Monday Blues and making your lives better, one scoop at a time See you June 2nd!

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Stella Luna Takes 4th Place in North America in Gelato World Tour!

The final results for the Gelato World Tour North America were just announced and Stella Luna Gelato Café took 4TH PLACE in North America! Thanks again to all you chocolate lovers in Austin and especially to all the folks back home for your continued encouragement and support!! We love you!!! xoxoxo

GWT GROUP

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Getting Ready for Gelato World Tour

The Gelato World Tour is just around the corner … Alessandro and I leave for Austin on Wednesday!! Why don’t you drop by on Tuesday for a taste of our competing flavour and give us your  feedback! 50% of the vote will come from folks like you!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b5zmDlreths

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Gelato World Tour Countdown!

Three days left ’til we jet off to Austin, Texas for the North American stage of the Gelato World Tour. Here’s some of the wonderful media coverage that we’ve received:

CTV News with Leanne Cusack: 
http://ottawa.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=355546&playlistId=1.1801653&binId=1.1164511&playlistPageNum=1

CBC Our Ottawa with Lucy van Oldenbarneveld:
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/ottawa-gelato-chef-takes-on-the-world-in-cooking-competition-1.2631046

Ottawa Citizen Article by Laura Robin:
http://www.ottawacitizen.com/life/food/Gelato+love+first+bite/9802636/story.html

CBC Radio with Hallie Cotnam:
http://www.cbc.ca/player/Radio/Local+Shows/Ontario/Ottawa+Morning/ID/2453707129/

 

 

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