Tag: patisserie

Chloe Gourmet

Chloe Gourmet, Leicester
French cakes are my weakness. I can’t pass a patisserie window without gazing at it like I've just seen aliens land. Strolling down Cank Street in the heart of Leicester city centre, that same scenario played out once again. 

Carl Marletti Paris

carl marletti paris
The sheer choice of patisseries and boulangeries across Paris can be overwhelming. This is, after all, the home of cake. From the humble and traditional to the fancy and upmarket, Paris has it all.  At the very end of...

Laduree, Piccadilly

Laduree, London
French patisseries are a common sight in London. Many of the top names now have establishments dotted around the capital like vanilla seeds in a creme patissiere. Laduree is one such luxury boutique just inside Burlington Arcade in plush Piccadilly. The window display here is enough to entice any owner...
Appart'hôtel Odalys La Rose d'Argent, Colmar
Avenue d’Alsace, angle 1 rue Grillenbreit, 68000 Colmar, France While in Colmar, we decided to stay somewhere that we rarely choose to - an apart hotel. The advantage of an apart hotel is that you not only get a standard room with all the usual bits and pieces but...
Dominique Ansel Bakery, London
Outside Dominique Ansel Bakery in New York City lines form every morning down the street. The cause of this? A fusion of French and American patisserie known as a Cronut - Croissant dough shaped into a doughnut ring, fried and filled with ever changing flavoured creams according to the...