As mentioned in our previous post, Perfect Café Reads: Me Before You, a perfect way to begin a visit to a new city would be to find a local café and … Continue reading 10 Best Parisian Cafés
A typical le petit dejeuner in France is usually a nice cup of coffee and un croissant. Le petit dejeuner means breakfast and un croissant means a croissant. Typically bakeries … Continue reading Usual breakfast in France
What makes this French confection so popular? Macarons became a fast trend a couple of years ago and are popping up all over the world. Perhaps one major component, besides … Continue reading the charm of macarons
Create your own delicious cream puffs in just 4 simple steps! This delicious treat is filled with custard cream and garnished with melted chocolate or a dusting of confectioners’ sugar. This … Continue reading It’s Cream Puff Time!
Tarte Tatin is heavenly it will make you move to Paris! It is nothing like a traditional American Apple Pie. How about them apples?! This pastry is as good as the apples being used. The shape and savory sweetness is held together by sugar and heat with a nice buttery-salty crust underneath.
In the Charlotte area, there are many cafés to choose from that serve a variety of drinks, food, and desserts. There are popular and mainstream spots to choose from such … Continue reading Where to Find Local French Food
French for burnt cream, Creme Brulee is a smooth creamy seductive custard that is topped with a brittle caramelized topping. Under the caramelized lies that smooth creamy taste of the … Continue reading Creme Brulee is the Creme de la creme!