|Decisions, Decisions ......|
They are photographed stacked, half eaten, next to large cups of coffee, in lovely bakery boxes and lined up like Easter eggs in boulangerie windows. Unlike it's American cousin the coconut macaroon, the French Macaron (French spelling now, let's not get confused) consists of a buttercream, ganache or jam filling sandwiched between two, melt in your mouth, cookies. Yum and yum!
|Soft pastel colors with touches of gold .... tres' chic!|
|The French version of the black and white cookie|
|Okay, these would be my favorites. What girl wouldn't like chocolate macarons? Especially gifted in a sweet Paris tin.|
|Laduree must be turning over in his grave .....|
|And another possible crime against the French Macaron..... just in time for Easter, macaron with the egg cream filling like a Cadbury Egg?|
(pinterest and google search photos)