Amorino
Saturday, July 2, 2005
Heather Stimmler-Hall in 4th arrondissement, Sweet Treats

Amorino
4 Rue de Buci, 6th
Tel 01 43 26 57 46

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I know that some people drool on cue when a certain French ice cream maker is mentioned, but I’ve tried them all and Amorino is still my favorite by far. Something about Italian gelato, the way they use a flat spatula to shape the different flavors into petals of a huge flower-on-a-cone, and the flavors! My Italian sucks, so I always have to ask the servers to translate, but I always go for caramel, Nutella, tiramisu, or occasionally a raspberry or lemon sorbet. Mmmm….Best of all, they stay open until midnight at the Vielle du Temple location, and they don’t close for August like Berthillon (d’oh! I said it!)

Other locations: 

82 rue de Montorgueil, 2nd

31 rue Vielle du Temple, 4th

47 rue St-Louis-en Ile, 4th

17 rue Daguerre, 14th

Update on Tuesday, February 13, 2007 by Registered CommenterHeather Stimmler-Hall

Amorino2.jpgOoh! A new Amorino just opened right across from the Pompidou Centre (4th) and they even have a seating area! It may be February, but I had to go in and test it, of course...try the Nutella and Chocolate mixed together. Yum!

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