One of my favorite things to watch on YouTube are baking videos. I just came across this video today. Since October is right around the corner, I thought it would be perfect to post a video on how to make pumpkin spice flavored macarons.
This video features Meghan Rienks. She is so talented! Be sure to check out her channel for other cool and useful baking videos.
Macarons are made from almond flour (or almond meal). When I first tried to make my macaron, I had no clue what almond flour was, and where I could find it. I found out later on that an average price for a 16 oz bag of almond meal was $9. Continue reading
A fun and cute use for macarons (other than eating) would be for weddings! Macarons are great for wedding favors, on the treat table or even as a wedding cake.
Macarons are delicate and admired deserts that can come in all sorts of cute shapes and colors. Therefore giving one or two packaged macaron to your wedding guests will be a crowd-pleaser! you can get really creative with how you package them too. Continue reading
Pretty Little Liar’s star, Shay Mitchell, pairs up with her friend Dana to make a video on how to make macaroons. I recently just discovered her YouTube channel and found this easy step by step guide. Shay Mitchell is a pretty funny gal! Check out the rest of her videos on her YouTube channel.
It takes a lot of skill for one to perfect the recipe of a macaron. I’ve tried it several times myself and have yet been successful in making tasty macarons, let alone edible ones. However, I’ve eaten many macarons from professional bakeries to know what makes a macaron good and what makes it bad. Continue reading
Photo by Christine Huynh
Macarons have gained much popularity over the years, with that comes much creativity. You can now find many stores and shops carrying ice cream macaron sandwiches! Over the weekend, I decided to write a review about one of my favorite ice cream macaron shops. Continue reading
A lot of people are confused by the pronunciation of macarons. Some pronounce it as “macarons” and some pronounce it as “macaroons”. What is the correct way to say it? Continue reading