IT’S NATIONAL SPUMONI DAY!
Ice cream wasn’t good enough for the Italians. Not only did they have to add fruit and nuts to ice cream (which is fair — we’ll do similarly on Banana Split Day this Thursday) but they have to have the official spumoni flavors: cherry, pistachio, and chocolate. Not exaaaactly an Italian flag but pretty much.
To celebrate spumoni, we went to a super old school Italian joint near downtown St. Paul, DeGidio’s. It’s right over by Mancini’s where we got our filet mignon. Classic Italian food, still feels like a mafia club, and the patrons all look like Vincent Gardenia.
After our beautiful meal of…
(The above shared with the lovely SParents of course)
We got around to our delicious dessert.
AK was in Italian heaven. A great way to spend a Sunday night!
Tomorrow is National Pecan Torte Day and National Eat A Peach Day.