Before long having elegant tea parties was very fashionable.
Demand for tea wares grew and soon there were tea services in silver and fine bone china, trays, cake stands, servers, tea caddies, tea strainers, teapots, and tea tables..... Amaretti is the Italian name for macaroons, which means little bitter things.
It was reported back in the mid 1800s that a typical American breakfast consisted of at least six courses; tea, toast, eggs, beef, ham, fish, game, fruits, and breads.
About the same time there were the American food reformers who advocated eating less meat and more grains.
The Duchess enjoyed her 'taking of tea' so much that she started inviting her friends to join her.Angel food cakes use their own special pan which Greg Patent in "Baking in America" states was also invented in the late 1800s.....Recipe for Chocolate Angel Food Cake is a mainly North American term used to describe a light and moist baked good that is "quick" to make.Because of their long storage ability they were an ideal food for sailors, soldiers, and fisherman.Traditionally biscotti were almond flavored as almonds were readily available in Italy and nearby countries.....More on Bread Pudding Defined as the first meal of the day and literally means, breaking the fast of the night.