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The Walk Up Window is Open.

Pints of gelato and other treats are also available for carryout and delivery from Ranalli's. 

Let Me See those Tastebuds Twerk

Sugar Junkie is a walk-up dessert window in Lincoln Park using only the finest and freshest ingredients to create hand-crafted gelato, sorbet, gelato-cookie sandwiches, and take-and-bake cookie dough. Flavor so bold, it's like a delicious kick in the mouth.

pistachio gelato
more flavor, k thx

Dessert should knock your socks off. Life's too short for boring gelato.

strawberry gelato
no nonsense

Nothing unnecessary – If it's in our recipe, it's there for a reason.

waffle cone
ok, some nonsense

We are always experimenting and evolving our recipes.

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Sugar Junkie,

a walk-up dessert window in Lincoln Park, uses only the finest and freshest ingredients to create hand-crafted gelato, sorbet, gelato-cookie sandwiches, and take-and-bake cookie dough. Chef Amy Arnold, the talent behind Sugar Junkie, is known across the city for her iconic cake shakes, artfully crafted donuts, and of course her flavor-packed gelato. She learned the art of scratch cooking from her mother and spent a lifetime perfecting the art of creative, flavorful desserts.