Friday, March 20, 2009

Free macarons today!

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Like every 20th of March for the last 4 years it's macaron's day! Pierre Hermé and his fellow pastry chefs from Relais desserts group are celebrating spring with macarons. And the great news is that they are giving them away for free!
Where? In Paris, of course, but also all over France (addresses here), Belgium (addresses here), Switzerland (addresses here), the Netherlands (addresses here), Japan (addresses here) and in Luxembourg (addresses here)!

And Pierre Hermé himself will sign his macarons gilft boxes at Paris Publicis drugstore.

Jour du macaron is also a day to give back, pastry chefs made a special red macaron that you can buy for 1 euro. All the benefits will go to FMO (Orphan desease organisation) charity.

So for macaron's day near you: follow this link.

For macaron's day near La vie in English:

Maison Oberweis
La Cloche d'Or - 1, rue Guillaume Kroll - Luxembourg - Tel : +352 40 31 40
19-21 Grande Rue - Luxembourg - Tel : +352 47 07 03

1 comment:

Chef David Shalleck said...

Oh c'est bien! I wish I were there...I received Chef Herme's Macaron cookbook as a gift for Christmas after a trip to Paris where we had great samples from Laduree! Can someone have a half dozen for me?

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