859 N. Damen Avenue
Chicago, IL 60622
Phone: 773.235.3116


1955 W Belmont,
Chicago, IL 60657
Phone: 773.348.7935

Winter Hours:  Friday-Sunday 2pm-10pm

Jessica Oloroso – Owner/Pastry chef

Jessica Oloroso is Chef and Owner of Black Dog Gelato, where she crafts gourmet artisanal gelato and sorbet. Her scoop shop opened in 2010 in the Ukrainian Village neighborhood and serves such flavors as: Goat Cheese Cashew Caramel, Malted Vanilla, and Sesame Fig Chocolate Chip. Other Black Dog goodies include featured sundaes, whiskey bacon gelato bars, and gelato cookie sandwiches. Her gelato is available in restaurants across Chicago, and was named in TimeOut Chicago’s “100 best things we ate (and drank) this year.

Black Dog Gelato at Baconfest Chicago 2015:

Black Dog Gelato – Chilled Affogato Float - Baconfest 2015

Chilled Affogato Float

Black Dog Gelato

Black Dog Gelato at Baconfest Chicago 2014:

Photo by Anne Petersen.

Chocolate and Cherry Caramel Tart with Bacon Gelato

Black Dog Gelato

Black Dog Gelato at Baconfest Chicago 2012:

mini whiskey bacon pops