Posts Tagged ‘Dolcezza’

Dolcezza Brings Sundaes and To-Go Window to Logan Circle

Gone are all signs of the roach- and rodent-plagued Mid City Deli. The prime corner on 14th and P streets NW has been completely transformed as the sixth gelateria and cafe from Dolcezza. New to this location is a to-go window on 14th Street, where customers will be able to order from the sidewalk. The Logan Circle […]

Flights of Fancy

Boom times or end times? BLT Steak just introduced wagyu beef “flights” so customers can sample and compare a range of the high-end, high-cost meat. Other local spots have begun offering their own fancy “flights” (with fancy prices, too). And none of them has to do with wine or beer. Wagyu Beef Flight Where: BLT […]

Dolcezza Factory Opens for Tours and Tastings Today

Dolcezza's gelato factory and "coffee lab" officially opens near Union Market today with free public tours at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. now through Sunday. Guests this weekend can also pick up half-priced pints of gelato and sorbet that normally retail for $10.50. The 4,000-square-foot factory has been producing gelato and sorbetto for its retail operations since […]

Dolcezza Gelato Shop Coming to Logan Circle

The former Mid City Deli space at 14th and P streets NW will soon be home to a new Dolcezza gelato and coffee shop. The guys behind Taylor Gourmet were initially set to open something there, but they've changed directions and are now subletting to Dolcezza. Unlike Dolcezza's other outposts, this location will have a […]

Ten Places You’ll Wish Were Already Open

Will 2014 be the year the New York Times and other national rags stop mentioning politics and expense accounts when writing about D.C.’s food scene? Wishful thinking, perhaps. But the city’s culinary cred will only demand more respect this year. Sure, plenty of big name celebrity chefs—Philadelphia’s Jose Garces, New York’s Daniel Boulud, Boston’s Michael […]

Dolzezza to Unveil New Gelato Factory and Coffee Lab

Watching Dolcezza co-owner Robb Dunan lead a tour of his company's new gelato factory near Union Market is kind of like watching Willy Wonka wander through his chocolate factory. He jumps from one new feature to the next, urging people to try a taste of this or take a look at that and chatting enthusiastically […]

Free Gelato at Dolcezza’s Newest Location This Weekend

Dolcezza opens its newest location in Merrifield's Mosaic District tomorrow and will be giving away free mini cones from 2 to 5 p.m. This is the fourth outpost for the gelato shop, which also has locations in Dupont, Georgetown, and Bethesda. Exclusive to the new location is Virginia peanut butter stracciatella, which is made with […]

Ginned Up

D.C.'s lone distillery, New Columbia Distillers, has been up and running for only a month, but its Green Hat Gin has already found its way into another local treat: Dolcezza gelato. This week, the gelateria introduced a cucumber tarragon gin sorbetto using the hometown spirit. Dolcezza has also collaborated with DC Brau on a Penn […]

Green Hat Gin and DC Brau Gelato Coming Soon

Gin gelato? Yes, please. Beginning Nov. 5, local gelateria Dolcezza will introduce a cucumber tarragon gin sorbetto using recently unveiledGreen Hat Gin from D.C's only distillery, New Columbia Distillers. Dolcezza is also collaborating with DC Brau on a Penn Quarter Porter gelato and with Gordy's Pickle's on a Thai basil jalapeño sorbetto. The flavors will be priced […]

Vendor’s Game: Meet the Chef Behind Union Market

Union Market is chef Richie Brandenburg’s pantry. It’s lunch hour on opening day of the new high-end food emporium, and the mastermind of Union Market is strolling past the olive oils, meats, and baguettes down the bustling center aisle of the 25,000-square foot space off of 5th Street NE. He walks past vendors he once […]