The chicest sweets — Keep it Chic by Preston Davis
September 5th, 2011

The chicest sweets

Laduree macaroons

Every trip to Paris includes a stop at Laduree. I dutifully bring back boxes of the smaller macaroons for my assistants, daughters and friends. Invariably the delicate treats crush and crumble in my luggage but no one seems to care. These are the most delicious and divine macaroons and now you can get them on Madison Avenue. The pale green box filled with scrumptiously colored macaroons makes the ultimate hostess gift.

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  • Yes, but the line is down Madison – honestly, it would be faster to go to Paris and back!

    Lisa EastmanSeptember 5th, 2011  9:28 AM

     
  • This nice blog informs me about delicious and divine macaroons sweets in paris.

    Angelina MathewSeptember 5th, 2011  9:52 AM

     
  • I braved the line at the new Madison Avenue outpost on Friday to send a box to my daughter at school. 30 minutes later, my mission was complete. At dinner with friends that night, I placed a box of 6 at the place setting of each lady. Utter delight!

    TorySeptember 5th, 2011  10:00 AM

     
  • Am a non-New Yorker who was walking down Madison ave. last Friday…Couldn’t figure out the crazy line to get some macaroons…Now I’m sorry I didn’t stop to get a treat!

    Mary BethSeptember 5th, 2011  3:18 PM

     
  • the best macaroons for sure!

    JackieSeptember 8th, 2011  5:56 PM

     
  • When my sisters and I were in Paris, we went to Laduree everyday for lunch. We also snacked on the macaroons while we watched the Tudors in bed….

    AnitaSeptember 3rd, 2012  7:36 PM

     
  • Next time please try Pierre herme – he is a genius. Can’t replace laduree but his flavour combos are amazing!

    NaomipicksJanuary 6th, 2013  12:25 PM

     

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