Lilac Madeleine Cookies: Remembrance of Fragrances Past – gather

These legendary sponge-cake cookies were immortalized by French writer Marcel Proust. In his book Remembrance of Things Past Proust’s narrator tastes a Madeleine dipped in tea and is immediately sw… Source: Lilac Madeleine Cookies: Remembrance of Fragrances Past – gather

Lilac Water | Feasting At Home

Lilac Water- water infused with lilac blossoms calms and restores the spirit. Perfect for weddings or celebrations, a lovely way to celebrate spring. Source: Lilac Water | Feasting At Home Lilacs have a history rooted in ancient Greek mythology.  Pan, the god of forests was head-over-heels in love with a nymph named Syringa. One day while he … Continue reading Lilac Water | Feasting At Home