English Tea Sandwiches::Of course these were also served at the Tea Room.. .a tray of Cucumber, Mint and Watercress Sandwiches or you could chose a Ploughman's lunch - thick crusty bread slices, cheese plus pickled onions and chutney and it might also contain a selection of cold meats, ham, maybe a slice of pate and/or a slice of pork pie, and sometimes slices of apple or other seasonal fruit.
FRENCH-STYLE MACAROONS (MACAROONS) Makes 20 sandwich cookies. From The Best International Recipe. WHY THIS RECIPE WORKS: For an authentic French-style macaroons recipe, we found it best to purchase almond flour; though it was possible to grind almonds in a food processor, the result had a coarser texture. We determined that the ultra-fine powdery texture of confectioners’ sugar, as well as the small percentage of cornstarch that it contains, gave our macaroons recipe the fine texture we ...