Authentic French croissants Let’s talk about croissants. Many Americans are familiar with the buttery, crescent-shaped rolls that are the hallmark of French pastries, but they have so many variations that it’s worth digging into a little bit deeper.
If you need a quick breakfast or lunch on the go, a croissant is the most delicious (and most traditionally French) choice. The possibilities for croissant fillings are almost endless: cheese, ham, spinach, apples, almonds, jam, raisins, or chocolate. This […]
For Grand Opening in September, Maison Parisienne, French Café, offer 10 free French breakfasts* every week! We are preparing the big grand opening of September and we would like to share with you our happiness to open our doors very soon. For […]
The Fête de la Gastronomie is all about food and cooking, a joyous, generous occasion, when the general public and professionals from the world of gastronomy get together to celebrate this unique, unifying, identity-creating element of our shared heritage.
French food and wine are justifiably famous. In France, everything to do with eating and drinking is celebrated as an art form in itself, and café culture is a signature of Paris. Yet travelers often joke about going to France […]
French brunch is elegant and filling “Brunch.” In English it can be a noun or a verb, and it’s universally recognized as a hallmark of lazy weekend mornings. Chicago is a city of serious brunch; in fact, Yelp users rated […]