When I was in Paris earlier this year, I stopped into Poilâne, one of my favourite bakeries, and found that among my favourite shortbread cookies, they were also selling too-cute-to-be-true original edition recipe booklets written by Apollonia Poilâne (who took over her family’s business at 18 when her parents died in a helicopter accident). 335 more words
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Paris Bakeries Part 2. Breads, breakfast pastries and a plan of attack.
My previous post focused on suggestions on how to find quality Parisian bakeries. And now you have found that adorable artisan establishment and walked inside. 846 more words
Part 1. How to find a good bakery.
A trip to Paris must include many visits to bakeries throughout the city (i.e. boulangeries or patisseries) for a taste of the finest breads and pastries on earth. 682 more words