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Ritz Paris Teatime

Putting on The Ritz Paris Teatime

For the ultimate luxury Parisian afternoon, Afternoon Tea at the Ritz is distinctly French. Discover Proust's favourite Madeleines in his salon by the fireplace.
Essential Baking Equipment - Terraillon Review

Essential Baking Utensils: Terraillon Review & Giveaway

Clever sets of compact, quality tools for the successful home baker and a UK Giveaway until 4 December!
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Relais Desserts Yule Log Presentation, Paris 2017

20 top pastry chefs from this elite group show us their new French Buche Christmas cake creations.
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Lyon's Best Patisseries, Chocolates & Macarons

A selection of the finest bakeries for the sweet-toothed in France's gastronomic capital.
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Best Value Gourmet Lyon in 3 Days

A taste of Lyon's bistros & traditional bouchons in France's gastronomic capital.
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Café Renoir, Montmartre Museum Gardens

Avoid the summer crowds around Sacré-Coeur and head to this peaceful haven for a drink or snack, now refurbished to welcome you!
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Best Pastries Rue Saint-Dominique, Paris

My guide to the best pastry & chocolate shops plus tearooms all in 3 blocks near the Eiffel Tower!
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Saint Honoré Paris: A Pastry Party and a New Healthy Menu

The best tribute to Saint Honoré plus a new detox menu, l'Honoré by Thierry Marx at the Mandarin Oriental Paris
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Lebey 2017 Paris: New Gastronomic Sensations

Culinary discoveries at the annual Lebey Oscars of French gastronomy in Paris.
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Macaron Digital Kitchen Scales - Terraillon Giveaway!

Why it's essential to use digital kitchen scales for consistently successful baking results plus a macaron scale giveaway by Terraillon measuring experts
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Corsican Veal Stew with Red Peppers

A warming easy casserole that's even better reheated next day and fabulous served with pasta (plus glass of red!).
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Christmas Macaron Tree & New Email Alert Service!

You can now sign up for the new email alert service!
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Jean-Paul Hévin: New French Touch Chocolate Collection 2016-2017

Thank Hévin for chocolate! Jean-Paul Hévin demonstrates stylish…
Pascal Caffet new festive pastry collection Noel 2016

Pascal Caffet's New Festive Pastry Collection on Praline

Discover the new festive pastry collection for 2016-2017, all around praline!
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Angelina's New Yule Log & Festive Collection 2016

Angelina's new yule log for Christmas this year will certainly…
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Christophe Roussel Pastry Competition: La Baule 2016

The exceptional annual amateur pastry competition of Christophe Roussel, La Baule.

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