tokyo macaron yaki at le salon du chocolat

Last week there was the Salon du Chocolat held in Paris. It was by accident rather than design that I was in town at the time. I am normally not somebody who has the need to attend consumer fares. But I figured since I am in Paris, might as well pay it a visit. Between…

Don’t play with your food …

When I was younger, my mother always said, Thomas, don’t play with your food. Little did she know then, that one day I would be earning a living, doing just that. Yesterday I afternoon I was sitting on our terrace at home, trying to find out, if I like french macaron any better this time around….

Beirut’s very own Ladurée

… Pretty, no?   I thought I write about Ladurée‘s new shop in Beirut, Lebanon. It is since October 20, 2010, that we are able to indulge in Macarons directly shipped from France. (Do you see a paradox Here??) A whole lot of of flavors and tastes are available in all sorts of pretty colors. And…