Heavens, a princess! Could it be anything else but pink, graceful and covered in sparkles? Ah… Surely what every little girl dreams of? A world of glitters, bedazzlement and starry-eyed giddiness. The Princess by the Thévenin pastry shop adorns itself with its most beautiful nymph thigh colored gown, and we adorn ourselves with our most beautiful knife. Let’s see what this Princess is made of. Continue reading “The Princess by Thévenin”
We have been known to slip into an orchard after hours of hiking in the scorching sun, titillated by this trespassing but parched and exhausted, craving a moment of rest in the shade of apple trees. With no water in sight, pounding the dry, dusty ground with our weary feet, we quenched our thirst by biting into apples – brazenly picked following a series of acrobatics. These granny smith apples count amongst the most delectable things we have ever tasted. Refreshing, tart, gorged with the sugar they patiently accumulated on their branch, they create a juicy explosion in our mouth every time we bite into their firm and crisp flesh, their juice drenching our tongue and palate. In such a situation, what a shame – and how reprehensible– to limit oneself to a single apple. And so we picked and consumed apples to our heart’s content. What memories remain with us of this sweet moment? Our quest down memory lane brings us to Thévenin, which proposes a pastry showcasing Grannysmith apples.