Heavenly sweet treat delight @Patisserie-Ciel, Paris

Heavenly sweet treat delight @Patisserie-Ciel, Paris

My simple diet rule is this: if a cake or biscuit is crumbled and/or broken up in pieces so much the better as …
Eating cake on Bastille Day @Victor and Hugo, Paris

Eating cake on Bastille Day @Victor and Hugo, Paris

“Let Them Eat Cake innit” is what Marie-Antoinette said when she heard the peasants were starving, perhaps not the innit part but poetic licence …
Sweet Treat @ Popelini, Paris

Sweet Treat @ Popelini, Paris

What does Catherine de Médicis and my latest sweet treat experience have in common? The answer is the name – Popelini. It may be …
Sweet Treat @ Dominique Saibron, Paris

Sweet Treat @ Dominique Saibron, Paris

One of my favourite aromas is that of freshly baked bread and I am lucky enough to wake up to it every morning. I …
Sweet Treat @ Cyril Lignac Patisserie, Paris

Sweet Treat @ Cyril Lignac Patisserie, Paris

For the first couple of years that I lived in Paris I was television free and it was liberating.  However, without a television my …