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Yes, Brioche Con Gelato for Breakfast
In the summer, this is breakfast in Sicily: brioche con gelato … or gelato in a brioche. The brioche, when it’s done right, is sweet and formed like a breast. It represents your mother’s milk (no kidding). Pistacchio gelato is my favorite. Pictured here, when the pistachios are organic and the gelato all natural, this…
Flying To Sicily
Ecco ci sono! And just like that, I’m in Italy for my next tour and adventure in Sicily! My ritual, once I get through customs and close to my transfer gate at my stop over airport is to have a cornetto and cappuccino. It helps me (somewhat) recover from the overnight flight from New York….
Vacation Breakfasts Are Luxurious
Breakfast, or prima colazione, in Sicily is generally until 10:00 a.m. and consists mostly of baked goods and coffee drinks with milk. It’s true that Italians don’t drink latte macchiato (what we call a latte) or cappuccino after noon. Milk after noon is thought to be problematic for your stomach. Of course, you can order…
Latte macchiato e Cornetto
A fantastic day in Sicily starts with this.
A Great Way to Start a Day
My favorite Sicilian breakfast: cornetto stuffed with pistachio cream and a latte macchiato. Perfetto!
Green gold: that’s what crema di pistacchio, made from DOP pistachios from Bronte at the foot of Mount Etna, truly is. It melts in your mouth. Perfect for breakfast with a warm croissant, or “cornetto” in Italian. #sicily #sicily_travel #sicilia #sicily_tourism #italy #ig_sicily #italia #siciliaph #breakfast #pistachio #pistacchio #croissant #cornetto #bronte #crema #butter #food