i learned that Italy, France, and Brazil are not even in the top ten highest consumers of coffee. The Nordic countries dominate coffee consumption and are all within the top ten countries worldwide. Further, Finland (the highest consumer in the world) more than doubles the annual consumption of Italy (x)
On the day of Sant Donís (October 9th), it’s traditional in Valencia to give the mocadorà (a handkerchief filled with sweets in the shape of vegetables) to your significant other, who will keep the handkerchief year after year for all the years you are together.
The sweets included in the mocadorà are shaped like the vegetables that grow around Valencia, and there’s also two bigger sweets that officially are shaped like two kinds of firecrackers, but many people find another interpretation.