Bouchon Bakery

January 18, 2013

in bakeries/cafes/dessert places, blogger meetup, dessert

I’ve been lucky enough to dine at Bouchon a number of times, but have never been to the very casual, take-away Beverly Hills bakery nook til today’s meetup with Ameena and Maya

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…have been waiting with anticipation to finally try one thing…

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…the Kougin-Amann – described by my friend Nastassia as a cross between a croissant and palmier.

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An oatmeal cookie sample was nibbled before heading outside…

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…where we unwrapped the loot!

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This baby did NOT disappoint – the pastry was buttery, flaky and laced with caramelized sugar.

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I shared with the other 3…

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…and also snagged a quarter of the chocolate tart.

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As if that wasn’t sweet enough, Maya made me sugar cookies, with frosting, sprinkles, and M&M’s.

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The butterfly was consumed.

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Yum. She’s got a future in baking – watch out Thomas Keller!

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{ 6 comments }

1 esther January 18, 2013 at 10:14 pm

Hi Lynn
I have to say ” eat less, even you such a gorgeous”

2 Floey January 19, 2013 at 2:49 am

So jealous you got to meet the infamous Maya :)

3 Lynn @ The Actor's Diet January 19, 2013 at 8:04 am

and eat her infamous cookies!

4 Cindy January 19, 2013 at 7:58 am

I now officially regret not going to the French Bakery for breakfast this morning.

5 Laura Dembowski January 25, 2013 at 12:27 pm

I want to try Bouchon Bakery so badly. The treats look more amazing than ever!

6 Let Me Eat Cake January 28, 2013 at 1:17 pm

i LOVE bouchon bakery so so good!

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