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Over Two Million Gelati Consumed in Rome This Weekend 🍦

Warmer weather and lifted restrictions in Italy calls for una passeggiata (a walk) and a gelato for millions of Italians this weekend.

As this past weekend was the first post-lockdown weekend for Italians, many gelato shops in Rome have experienced a boom in business according to the Italian news agency ANSA.

Data compiled by Fiepet-Confesercenti, the Italian Federation of Public & Tourist Traders and the Italian Gelato Makers Association states that over this past weekend alone, over 240,000 kg of gelato was consumed in Rome.

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Some of the most popular flavors amongst this large amount of gelato include; mango with anise, chocolate, and many fruit sorbets.

What do you think about this boom in gelato sales this past weekend? Share your opinions below in the comments.

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