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Macaron Day 2012

Macaron Day 2012

Sigh.  Well I guess it is appropriate that they call it Macaron Day, instead of Macarons Day.  I ended the day with one free macaron.  Of all the places I went to, only one of the places, Bosie Tea Parlor, was still offering Macarons for free.  Another place I went to, Mille-Feuille, only had Macarons to buy, although … Continue reading

It’s Macaron Day!

It’s Macaron Day!

Hooray Macaron Day is here!  On this Tuesday, March 20th, various New York City pastry shops will be giving out macaron’s for free.  A holiday of sorts, Macaron Day was started in Paris by Pierre Herme and Relais Desserts.  A few years ago, they started a NYC branch of the event, which sadly does not include any … Continue reading

A little bit of France

A little bit of France

It seems like there’s a new food trend every year.  For awhile cupcakes were everywhere and it seems to be going strong with stores like Sprinkles from the West Coast and most recently Georgetown Cupcake from DC opening stores in NYC.  Although I like cupcakes, I don’t LOVE them.  So other than my favorites or when people … Continue reading