Alexander’s Patisserie

Alexander’s Patisserie

A party without a cake is just a meeting – Julia Child   A bite into a exquisite dessert is an experience. The decor and furnishings is desired to set the mood as you devour each bite. Yes, it is necessary and for such a place,  I will 

Sweet Retreat – Chocolate Filled Caramels

Sweet Retreat – Chocolate Filled Caramels

Gifting homemade chocolates will brighten anyone’s day!  

Sweet Retreat – Chocolate Trio

Sweet Retreat – Chocolate Trio

Tasting Trio: Lemon cherry dark, sea salt caramel milk and caramel + mango puree white chocolates

Sweet Retreat – Cherry Macaron

Sweet Retreat – Cherry Macaron

Take-two: Cherry macaron. Still needs work but getting there!

Food Of The Day – Gougeres

Food Of The Day – Gougeres

Gougères: French Cheese Puffs – Using chives + asiago, cheddar and jalapeno cheeses

Sweet Retreat – Pate de Fruit

Sweet Retreat – Pate de Fruit

Pâte de Fruit – Concord Grape and Plum Gelée Candies

Chez Panisse Cafe

Chez Panisse Cafe

Chez Panisse Cafe 1517 Shattuck Ave (between Cedar St & Vine St) Berkeley, CA 94709 (510) 548-5049 http://www.chezpanisse.com The menu which changes every night is designed to be appropriate to the season and composed to feature the finest sustainably-sourced, organic, and seasonal ingredients including meat, 

French Laundry ***

French Laundry ***

The French Laundry 6640 Washington St Yountville, CA 94599 (707) 944-2380 http://www.frenchlaundry.com Best Day Ever!   Canapé: Gougères