It's finally spring!
It's season where we want to stuff our face with colorful and sweet Macaron.
The delicious Meringue based treat has questionable origins.
Some claim Catherine de' Medici's Italian Pastry chefs brought them along when she
married Henry II of France, though most give full credit to the French, who certainly made
And with good reason: From the light, melt in your mouth outer shell to the delicious
array of creamy fillings, these sweets are a sophisticated alternative to a box of
Let me introduce some of the Best macaron brand in the world.
Perhaps the most revered macaron of them all hails from Paris institution, La Duree.
Though it started as a small bakery in 1862, the high end confectionary is now a chain
with shops from all over the world.
2. Chantal Guillion
San Francisco, Calif., United States
San Francisco-based Chantal Guillion is a favorite on the West Coast.
One of their specialties?
The macarons glaces, which are filled with ice cream instead of the usual ganache or
buttercream. Perfect for warm weather!
And if you are unprepared to deviate from the original formula, there's plenty of those to
go around too: the Tahitian Vanilla, Italian Pistachio and Espresso Coffee are to die for.
Shipping is available for a 24 piece box of 12 seasonal flavors.
3. Dana's Bakery
A relative newcomer to the macaron scene, Dana's Bakery puts a twist on the
traditional. With fun American flavors like Orange Creamsicle and Birthday Cake, you
can't go wrong.
4. Pierre Herme
Also offering nationwide shipping is Pierre Herme, without which no macaron list would be
complete. The solely parisian-based shop offers incredibly charming packaging and
flavors for a sophisticated palette, like caramel with fleur de sel, lemon and caramelized
fennel, and hazelnut praline.
5. Bisous Ciao
New York, NY, United States
Don't let the size of these tiny downtown New York city shops fool you.
The macarons at Bisous ciao pack major flavor.
In addition to exceptional standbys like chocolate and vanilla, seasonal
collections are also popular. Available now are Blood orange, Blackberry and
In addition to an assortment of tastes, there's a myriad of box sizes and shipping
options to choose from.
Eating these delicious Macarons too much will cause you weight gain.
Macarons contains a lot of sugar.
Two servings of Macarons count about 180 calories.
It is a lot!!
Don't forget to exercise regularly.
If you are concerned about fat on your abdomen,
Consult with Yakson House.
Yakson House offers Abdomen care.
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