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A Complete Guide To French Pastries and Cakes

France has some of the best and most famous pastries and cakes in the world. Across the country, let’s discover what can be found in French boulangeries.

31 Best French Pastries

3 · My guide to the best French pastries contains the most famous French desserts with recipes and tutorials on how you can make them yourself. The best French pastries are revered around the world and it's no wonder why. I love eating French pastries as much as I love baking them, besides I am passionate about sharing French pastry recipes with you! Millions of people enjoy them in cafes and restaurants and many of my readers make them at home.


  • 1 Mont blanc
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 1 Beignet
  • 1 Brioche
  • 1 Charlotte cake
  • 1 Croissant
  • 1 Eclair
  • 1 Fraisier cake
  • 1 Opera cake
  • 1 Rum baba
  • 1 Macaron
  • 1 Creme brulee
  • 1 Creme caramel
  • 1 Souffle
  • Canelé
  • Choux au craquelin
  • Clafoutis
  • Cronut
  • Croquembouche
  • Financier
  • Floating Island
  • Galette
  • Galette des Rois
  • Kouign-Amann
  • Madeleine
  • Mille feuille
  • Mousse
  • Palmier
  • Paris-Brest
  • Tarte
  • Tarte Tatin
  • Yule log
- JL Patisserie

Join us in our Pâtisserie at the center of Scottsdale for our hands on baking classes and discover how to bake a variety of pastries, danishes, breads and other wonders. If you wish to book a private class (minimum of 8 participants), please fill out the contact form with your inquiries. Please refer to the terms and conditions of the pastry classes for further information. We look forward to teaching you all of the best tool to make your best baking experience a success!

30 Best Paris Bakeries for Delicious Parisian Desserts You Must Try

The best Paris bakeries for delicious Parisian desserts and treats. Find the best bakeries in Paris for pastries, breads and croissants!

Searching for French pastry recipes? From classic croissants to colorful macarons & cream-filled éclairs, these French sweets aren't too difficult to make! #frenchrecipes #frenchpastries

Searching for French pastry recipes? From croissants to colorful macarons & cream-filled éclairs, these French sweets are sure to please!

French Bakery Beignets

Unfussy, sugary and fried. French Bakery Beignets are nothing like what you’d expect from French pastries, yet they are quintessentially French. These plump buttery pillows rolled in sugar and fill…

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L'Opera - Opera Cake

This Opera Cake is a masterpiece of the French pastry with its intense coffee taste and chocolate layers. Truly delicious and rich!


  • 170 g Egg whites
  • 80 g Egg yolks
  • 170 g Eggs, whole
Baking & Spices
  • 25 g All-purpose flour
  • 135 g Almond flour
  • 100 Bittersweet chocolate
  • 30 g Coffee beans
  • 80 g Dark chocolate
  • 135 g Icing sugar
  • 3 g Salt
  • 5 g Vanilla extract
  • 315 g White sugar
Oils & Vinegars
  • 30 g Grapeseed oil
  • 15 g Vegetable oil
  • 2 g Instant coffee
  • 330 g Butter
  • 150 g Heavy cream
Beer, Wine & Liquor
  • 15 g Amaretto/ cointreau/ dark rhum
  • 205 g Water
  • 20 g Liquid glucose
  • 80 g Paillete feuilletine
Classic French Eclair Recipe - Baker Street Society

This eclair recipe is a classic and timeless French pastry recipe. The eclairs are light and airy while the vanilla pastry cream is silky and creamy. And don't forget the ganache!


  • 4 Eggs
  • 2 tbsp Corn syrup
Baking & Spices
  • 136 g Bread flour
  • 4 tsp Powdered sugar
  • 1 Powdered sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 6 oz Semi-sweet chocolate
  • 113 g Butter, unsalted
  • 1/2 cup Heavy cream
  • 6 oz Heavy cream
  • 1 Recipe vanilla pastry cream
  • 158 g Whole milk
  • 79 g Water

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Almond Croissants
It's a truffle on the surface, but to ARIA Patisserie – it's a statement.
Financiers are small and buttery almond cakes commonly found in French patisserie. The financier recipe is made of almond flour, all-purpose flour, egg whites, sugar and butter.