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TRADITIONAL SICILIAN ALMOND COOKIES - The almond cookies are “a must” of the Sicilian culinary tradition. They are prepared with the Almond paste, called “pasta reale” in Sicily. The legend wants that the recipe was created in the XII century in the convent of the “Martorana” in Palermo and that his name is due to his goodness (worthy of a King!) . These fantastic cookies are as good as easy to do! Accompany them with a good tea, coffee or a glass of Marsala sweet wine. - desserts

Traditional sicilian almond cookies

These fantastic Sicilian almond cookies are as good as easy to do! Accompany them with a good tea, coffee or a glass of Marsala, the typical Sicilian swe.

Traditional almond biscuits with Maraschino cherries

Traditional sicilian almond cookies

This delicious pastry could be served at the bar in THE HOUSE AT THE EDGE OF NIGHT by Catherine Banner, a dreamy island novel about the generations of one Italian family.

How To Host a Traditional Tea Party | Want to host a tea party but not sure exactly what to do? This post has the food, tea-making and decor ideas you need!

How To Host A Traditional Tea Party

How To Host a Traditional Tea Party - an afternoon tea party makes a great holiday celebration

A traditional British cream served with scones and jam for afternoon tea.

Clotted cream for afternoon tea

The history of afternoon tea is quite the story and a great read and a great recipe for clotted cream for afternoon tea.

How To Make Cucumber Tea Sandwiches - Inspired by my tea experiences in London, as well as my obsession for all things Downton Abbey, I had to make cucumber tea sandwiches at home.  This British tea tradition is simple to make, but there are a few helpful tricks to it.

How To Make Cucumber Tea Sandwiches - This British tea tradition is simple to make, but there are a few helpful tricks to it.

Definitely wouldn't want to go crazy with any sort of "tattoo" theme, but this combines a lot of things we love: coffee, donuts, and the style of this is awesome.

Tattoo Idea for caffeine lovers donuts coffee brew me another cup! i want a coffee cup with the death before decaf banner!

Learn How to Make and Serve Turkish Coffee and the tradition behind it.

How To Make Turkish Coffee (Food52)

Learn how to make Turkish coffee as well as the tradition that comes with it from the daughter of a very traditional Turkish mother.

Traditional almond biscuits with Maraschino cherries

Traditional sicilian almond cookies

TRADITIONAL SICILIAN ALMOND COOKIES - The almond cookies are “a must” of the Sicilian culinary tradition. They are prepared with the Almond paste, called “pasta reale” in Sicily. The legend wants that the recipe was created in the XII century in the conve

A traditional British cream served with scones and jam for afternoon tea.

Clotted cream for afternoon tea

Homemade Clotted Cream: A traditional British cream served with scones and jam for afternoon tea.

Irish Tea Cake

Irish Tea Cake --- YUMMMM "This is a simple butter cake that is great witlh tea or coffee. Easy to make, pretty and very delicious.

Coffee, books, & flowers (my first tattoo) by Brad Stevens @ New York Adorned, New York City, NY

Coffee, books, & flowers (my first tattoo) by Brad Stevens @ New York Adorned, New York City, NY

How to make, serve and drink Turkish Coffee in Traditional Style.Brewing the perfect cup of Turkish coffee is exceptional in taste, body, aroma, preparation

How to make Turkish Coffee

How to make, serve and drink Turkish Coffee in Traditional Style. Brewing the perfect cup of Turkish coffee is exceptional in taste, body, aroma, preparation

Easy British Afternoon-Tea Scones - perfect for entertaining guests and super fast and easy to make! You can make them in advance and freeze them.

English Scones

Easy British Afternoon-Tea Scones - perfect for entertaining guests and super fast and easy to make! You can make them in advance and freeze them. (Pinned over times)