Sicilian tourist town prepares special 'The Donald' gelato ahead of G7 summit

May 25, 2017 1725

BY: Nick Squires

Only in Italy would a tribute to an American president take the form of a big dollop of ice cream. As Donald Trump prepares to descend on the clifftop town of Taormina in Sicily for the G7 summit, a gelateria has come up with a special ice cream it is calling The Trump Cup.

Three scoops of gelato in red, white and blue represent the US flag, while the piece de la resistance is a wisp of spun sugar, to evoke the Republican President’s peculiar hair style. “The sugar will be bright orange or yellow,” said Beata Kornafel, 37, from behind the counter of the Fanaberia gelateria on the cobbled main street of Taormina. 

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