Who introduced ice cream into Europe

Catherine de' Medici
Catherine de’ Medici

Ice cream has been introduced into Europe by Italian duchess Catherine de’ Medici in the 16th century. When she married the Duke of OrlĂ©ans (Henry II of France) in 1533, she is said to have brought with her to France some Italian chefs who had recipes for flavoured ices or sorbets. Continue reading Who introduced ice cream into Europe

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