French Treats for Christmas

French Treats for Christmas

French Treats for Christmas Opera Patisserie9254 Scranton RdSan Diego, CA 92121858-458-9050https://www.operapatisserie.com/news.html Every year Boyfriend will buy some treats for my family for Christmas and I do the same for his.  After my last visit to Opera Patisserie, I found a lot of mini treats in their catalog that would make great gifts and filed it […]

Joël Robuchon Las Vegas

Joël Robuchon Las Vegas

Joël Robuchon Las Vegas Joël Robuchon is one of the most well known and decorated chefs. He was named Chef of the Century in 1989, and has accumulated 26 Michelin Guide stars, more than any other chef in the world. Joël Robuchon restaurant in Las Vegas, located inside the MGM Grand Hotel, is the lone 3 Michelin […]

L’Eclair de Genie

L’Eclair de Genie

L’Eclair de Genie One of the favorite stops in Paris this year was L’Éclair de Genie. Éclairs are always a must-eat for me when in Paris. Most of the French bakeries in the US just don’t make them very well, either producing a pâte à choux that is too dry or a cream filling that tastes […]

Bread & Cie

Bread & Cie

Bread & Cie Bread & Cie350 University AvenueSan Diego, CA 92103 (619) 683-9322I love french baked goods.  I love the classic white french bread with its crispy thick crust and unbelievably soft and flavorful center.  I love eclairs, tarts, croissants, macaroons, etc. Earlier this year, I discovered Bread & Cie through yelp.  It is now […]

Le Chateaubriand

Le Chateaubriand

Le Chateaubriand Le Chateaubriand is ranked No. 15 on the 50 World’s Best Restaurants 2012 Guide. During my trip to Paris, I was most excited to check out this neo bistro, with food prepared by a young self-taught chef, Inaki Aizpitarte. There’s no set menu. Instead, diners eat the chef’s inspired menu of the day. […]