Yes! An amazing 12 new flavours!
To be honest it would have been a
mammoth effort to sample every flavour in that one afternoon, so thankfully Amanda and Bridget let us collect up a
little parcel of the gems to take home.
My fairies eyes sure did light up when they sighted my goodies, but extreme patience was required as I wanted to get
some more shots of them in the studio. I know, a huge ask!
But we managed it and saved them until we could all
share them together. I was fortunate enough to score all but 1 flavour, (the Raspberry, Rose and
) for our Marshall family "Macaron World Cup"
Each macaron was carefully cut in 4 and the Basil & Lime
was the firm favourite and a sure winner.
Followed by the Fresh Mint,
surprisingly the Fresh Cut Grass
came in third and
Mandarin and Milk Chocolate
a close forth.
However with such a beautiful array of colours and flavours I personally wouldn't say no to trying any of them
Do you know what I love most about having "J'aime les
in Christchurch though? It's how I can easily get a range of different flavours, more than I
could ever dream to bake myself at one time. I can make a rainbow! Instantly adorn
my desserts to make
them that much more special, without having to remember to age the egg whites, cross all my fingers and toes for
J'aime les Macarons deliver nationwide
in New Zealand, and if
you're in Christchurch you can catch up with them at 9F Normans Road, Strowan or the Christchurch Farmers Market at Riccarton Bush