“If you want some gelato, I strongly recommend the first gelato place on the main street.” He made severe eye contact with me. I managed to escape that trip without any more conflict…but I could never forget the gelato controversy that raged in little Corniglia. Like JFK and Khrushchev, these two gelato makers are keeping pace with each other as they slowly…slowly…escalate the gelato wars. For these poor villagers, this is just the latest salvo in the gelato wars of Corniglia. So if any Corniglia gelato warriors are reading this, now you know: If you want in the book…make better gelato.