Hampton Inn St. Augustine-Historic District
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Previous trivia question: What is the difference between ice cream & gelato?
Answer: Ice Cream is made with High Fructose Corn Syrup, heavy cream and 20-40% milk fat. It is also expanded 40-80% and frozen for long periods. Gelato is typically made daily with 4-5% milk only. It is much more dense, so while lower in overall fat it tastes at least at rich.
Tom- Apparently eggs are used in custard based Gelato's, but not ...
... to art galleries to study the work in person. I was blown away when we went to the gallery and he sat down to study a sculpture book for 20 minutes without me suggesting it. Additional photo's from the Lightner Museum.
TRIVIA: What is the difference between ice cream & gelato? (Answer to be provided in next blog).
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We're back in St. Augustine! This is my 5th trip here in the last 5 months. It's Toutou and the kid's second. It's a really neat place, though, and there is a ton we haven't done yet. The overnight passage was incredibly smooth with just 2-3 foot seas. The entry ...
Today Connie took me to the Washington Oaks Garden Park, which was the winter estate of Owen and Louise Young. Owen Young was the Chairman of General Electric and founder/Chairman of RCA. Louse was a businesswoman in her own right; manufacturing delicate lingerie and table linen. Louise donated the Washington Oaks property to Florida in 1965, just before her ...
... complete with Maine lobsters and embarasing singing servers. A belated Christmas turkey dinner closed out our January with Maureen, Joan, Sarah, Anne, Annette, Bernadette and me as token male. Surprising what raunchy stories women tell after a few jars of wine. It was nice to have the run of the condo next door to Maureen's and catch up on laundry, before more socks had to be purchased, and stock up on Ron Jons wear.
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