Well, 2020 has certainly been a trying time for all of us. I don’t think there will be anyone who will not be happy to see this year behind us. In some ways, this year has seemed to linger on forever while in other ways, the year has seemed to fly by us all.
Today, marrons glacés, are still made in their simplest form, as glazed chestnuts, but may also be used as for creme de marrons, an ingredient in other confections. In either form, the marron glacé is a delicacy that is still enjoyed in areas where chestnuts can be found.
Gelato tends to be creamier and silkier to the palate than ice cream. This is because it is made mostly with milk instead of cream, therefore, it usually only has about 4-6% butterfat, where ice cream tends to have a 17-25% butterfat content.
This Sunday is the day that we remember and recognize our mothers and those special women who have always stood by us throughout our lives.