Moi trying to make acceptable macarons!
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Not Egypt: Macaron Whimsy
More on macarons--in the January 16 issue of Bonjour Paris (The Definitive Guide to Paris) is this article: "The Whimsical World of Macarons", complete with a recipe for pistachio macarons from the master/maître of macarons, Pierre Hermé. I, however, will not be making that recipe. I "learned my lesson" when I took an evening class in the making of macarons at the École Ritz Escoffier in Paris. I now, to paraphrase something my ex-husband once said, eat macarons not make them!
Been there, done that, got the certificate! And now let someone with more skill and access to the right ingredients make them...