Arts InSight

Video: The Art Of Making Gelato

Louie Comella, owner of the popular Houston Heights gelato shop Gelazzi, explains the artful process of making delicious, quality gelato. Go behind the scenes at this Houston shop.

Louie Comella, owner of the popular Houston Heights gelato shop Gelazzi, explains the artful process of making delicious, quality gelato. The process requires discipline (waking up early to gather fresh ingredients; keeping equipment in working order), as well as knowledge and instinct about compatible flavor profiles. Comella and his partner Leigh Rubino take us through the tasks of making Gelazzi's most popular gelato flavor (pistachio), and Comella talks about his family's heritage and history of making high-quality frozen confections.

This segment is from this week’s Arts InSight, which airs Thursday at 7pm on TV 8.

All photos by Matt Brawley.

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Troy Schulze

Troy Schulze

Producer, Houston Matters

Troy Schulze is a producer for Houston Matters. He also produces the podcast Party Politics and the digital video series Skyline Sessions. Schulze has been working as a writer and producer in digital media for over 20 years. He has received three Emmy nominations for his work on the TV...

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