June 29, 2013: Oh, and another thing! Not so fast, Cookie!

Oooh, check 'em out.  Macaron ice cream sandwiches.  They come in four flavors - strawberry cheesecake, coconut-mango, raspberry-pistachio, and chocolate on chocolate with cocoa nibs - now available at Payard.  Read all about them here: http://newyork.seriouseats.com/2013/06/payard-macaron-ice-cream-sandwiches.html.  Thanks to sis for the heads up. Also pursuant to our macaron discussion my macaron rant in yesterday's blog entry,…

June 27, 2013: MasterChef screws up macarons! Let’s all chip in and get the Golden Boy something nice!

Dear Gordon Ramsay, Joe Bastianich, and Gordon Elliot, THIS - - is a macaroon, while THIS -   - is a macaron. MACAROON - MACARON - They are two strikingly different desserts in terms of taste, texture, and appearance.  I can cut a fledgling home cook some slack for getting the two confused, but you…