Messina’s Epic ‘Messinetta’ Will Return Next Week

The best of both worlds.

Messina will bring back the Messinetta next week with a twist. The classic Vienetta-inspired dessert has been mashed up with Messina’s best-selling gelato special, Have A Gay Old Time, a Golden Gaytime inspired treat for the senses

The ‘Have A Gay Old Messinetta’ will feature “layers of caramel and milk gelato, smashed with chocolate-covered biscuit crumbs, topped with ripples of vanilla and caramel chantilly cream.”

As always, the ice cream will be made using Messina Jersey Milk, and their house-made chocolate.

Here’s how to order:

  1. Order on the Messina blog 9am 2nd August (link will be updated)
  2. Choose your pick up day and time between 6 – 8th August
  3. Pick up your tub and leave straight after collecting.

How much is the Messinetta you ask? The 1L treat will cost $35. An absolute bargain for flavours like this.

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Mad Mex’s New Menu Item Is Inspired by a Popular Mexican Street Food

mad mex chicken al pastor

Mexican restaurant chain Mad Mex has dropped a new protein, and it’s one of the most popular street foods in Mexico.

Enter, Chicken Al Pastor. It’s traditionally made with pork and grilled on a spinning rotisserie with a pineapple sitting a top, but Mad Mex has put its own spin on it, serving chicken bathed in an Al Pastor marinade with a touch of juicy pineapple.

You can order the protein-packed filling in your favourite burrito, bowl, quesadilla, nachos, or in a taco.

As always, these things are here for a good time, not a long time. Pop into your local Mad Mex restaurant, order delivery or through the Mad Mex app today.

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