These cookies bring back memories of my father’s hometown in Sicily and are a traditional Italian breakfast cookie.

It’s a cookie that I almost forgot … This simple recipe incorporates pistachios into a breading mixture that can be used as a coating for fish (such as cod, halibut, salmon, and tuna), and boneless steaks.

Add milk, oil and vanilla, beat well.

Classic (Traditional) Sicilian Recipes The recipes on this ever-growing page are a great way to discover the Mediterranean Diet.We also suggest the Food and Wine and Restaurant pages.

This is a very easy recipe to make delicious almond cookies, just like the ones you would eat in Erice. This is a recipe for a traditional Sicilian sweet. Sicilian cuisine is influenced by flavors from throughout the Mediterranean. INGREDIENTS: 2 whole Egg Whites; ½ pounds, ⅞ ounces, weight Almond Meal; 6-¼ ounces, weight Sugar; 1 teaspoon Lemon Zest; 25 whole Candied Cherries

These recipes are selected on the basis of availability of ingredients (outside Italy) and ease of preparation.


I don’t know about you, but I love recipes that come with a good story. So break out the popcorn, and settle in for a little story time.
This is one such recipe.

Whisk together flour, salt and baking powder.

Makes 25 cookies. Here are some Sicilian recipes that show you just how unique this island's food is! These six cookies bring me back to Worcester, Massachusetts, circa 1988, with Duraflame logs in the fireplace and Mitch Miller booming from the turntable. In a medium bowl beat together egg and sugar until light and frothy. (Another Sicilian cookie we love are the Sicilian S Cookies!) Traditional Sicilian Pasta. Add flour mixture a little at a time and mix with a wooden spoon (do not beat).



Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper. Making These Savoiardi Cookies.

Sicilian cuisine makes use of locally sourced ingredients such as its famous pistachios, which are grown in the town of Bronte. Traditional Sicilian Anise Citrus Cookies. Pre-heat oven to 350° (180° celsius). Servings : 4; Pasta con Sarde . Pasta with Broccoli Rape & Sausages . Cookies & Bars; Authentic Italian cookies flavored with sweet anise, accented with tangy orange zest, and cloaked in a creamy citrus glaze.