Gâteaux Thoumieux: pleasure and chic in patisserie

Dear fellow Sweet Tooth, it is my pleasure to introduce you to a (very) interesting spot to visit in Paris: Gâteaux Thoumieux. The chic patisserie is the new brainchild of Jean-François Piège, chef of the Brasserie Thoumieux and of the 2-Michelin star restaurant Jean-François Piège. Both are located across the street with Hôtel Thoumieux. (The man … Continue reading Gâteaux Thoumieux: pleasure and chic in patisserie

Macaron Day at Pierre Hermé

If you only swear by Pierre Hermé macarons, you have a great reason to indulge this weekend. Every year on March 20th, the French pâtissier hosts Macaron Day in his boutiques worldwide. The event was so successful in the past that it has been extended to last until Sunday 23rd this year in Paris and … Continue reading Macaron Day at Pierre Hermé

Deauville delights: François Gayet pastries and Martine Lambert ice cream

Now that I’ve shown you around Deauville in my two previous posts, it’s time to focus on important matters: desserts! You see, I was lucky to try the outstanding products from two local entrepreneurs in one day. I discovered François Gayet in Le Figaro’s weekend edition the day before my trip. The article features him … Continue reading Deauville delights: François Gayet pastries and Martine Lambert ice cream

Fauchon delights, chocolates and pastries

Free chocolate alert! Fauchon is delighted to offer you the chocolate of your choice until August 11th. All you have to do is visit the Parisian store on place de la Madeleine wearing pink, the color of the brand. After discovering this campaign on Twitter, I hurried to the boutique with my Hermès scarf and … Continue reading Fauchon delights, chocolates and pastries