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Paris: Macaron Class at Galeries Lafayette

Workshop or class

Paris: Macaron Class at Galeries Lafayette

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From US$ 59.28 per person

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Learn how to bake macarons, the classic French pastry. Discover the secrets of baking macarons from a French pastry chef.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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English, French


  • Learn tricks from a French pastry chef
  • Uncover the mysteries of the macaron and become an expert
  • Discover the steps of creating the shells and the ganache
  • Experience French macaron classes for parents and children in the mornings
Full description
Learn how to bake macarons, the classic French pastry. Discover French pastry culture during your stay in Paris! In the heart of the Opera district, in a quiet corner of Galeries Lafayette, learn the tricks from a French pastry chef for pulling off perfect macarons. This 1.5-hour class breaks down the process into two stages. Put on your apron to discover the steps of creating the shells and the ganache, the filling and the assembly. The chef uses local organic produce in the recipe to create these delicacies. Choose from timeless tastes to please everyone, including chocolate, pistachio and a selection of other flavors. This class is perfect for families, friends and couples. All equipment is provided and the class is shared with a group of 4 to 18 people. During the class you will make at least 4 macarons to eat on the spot or take away. The chef will give you the recipe so you can recreate them at home. Uncover the mysteries of the macaron and become an expert in this precious dessert. Enjoy a friendly atmosphere and macarons made with love.
  • Macaron bakery class
  • 4 macarons
  • 2 recipes
  • Personal expenses
  • Car parking fees
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years

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  • Participants must be at least 12 years old (5 years old for the child and parent only option)
  • If the minimum number of 4 participants is not reached, the activity may be cancelled if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • For the child and parent only option, the age of the child is from 5 to 12 years old
  • English sessions only
  • French macaron class for parents and children every Wednesday
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We are a family of five: Parents + 3 daughters (13, 11 and 8) from Israel. We all participated in Jennifer's Macaron class in English. It was one of the highlights of our Paris trip and we highly enjoyed it. In my view this class hosted by the very professional and charming Jennifer was better than Disney!!! We gained all required know-how and left with some wonderful photos as well. Actually a week after the class we succeeded to make Macarons in Israel using Jenifer's receipees. Thank you very much Jennifer. You are the best!!! The BD Family

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March 27, 2023

Quick hit on the magic of making macarons with all the tips and tricks shared. Small group, great instructor and yummy samples of your work! Totally the best macrons I ever had. Location was perfect - private area in Galleries Lafayette. Couldn't ask for more of a Parisan experience! Totally recommend.

March 27, 2023

Claire, the trainer, was very passionate and friendly. She was very attentive and making sure everyone understood every step. The macarons presented for the course were a perfect choice. Chocolate shell with salted chocolate ganache and pistachio stuffed with pistachio butter. Very good! It's always a pleasure coming across that kind of people that brightens up your day.

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March 27, 2023

Product ID: 149906