By Ken Albala, University of the Pacific
By Helen Zoe Veit, Michigan State University
By Regina Hansen, Boston University
By W. Scott Poole, College of Charleston
Of love and ice cream. And gelato.
By Nate Johnson
By Michelle Railey
1.) This display (see photo) was assembled by the Jean Philippe Patisserie in Las Vegas, Nevada. 200 pounds of dark chocolate were used for the tree alone. The monkeys were carved of fondant and milk chocolate. The flowers were made from white chocolate and candied sugar. The coins were made from gold dust and dark…