Super excited to introduce our latest Virtual Experience theme! Bring your team together for a delightful City of Lights Paris-themed "Emily in Paris" tasting package. We can't travel to Paris but we can bring Paris to you! Enjoy a bit of food history, culture, and a lot of team bonding in this carefully curated virtual tasting experience. Gourmet Boutique brings the most famous desserts from Paris to your door (home or office).
We are also happy to assist in creating a pairing menu to accompany this tasting experience. After all, we do not want our tasting guests to fall off the call in a sugar coma.
- Authentic French Macaron Assortment: 6 pieces - larger format about 2 inches in diameter
- Dentelles in chocolate and plain (one of each will be included)
- Butter Caramels
- 4 Craft Chocolate Bars
- Two surprise teas to complement the pairing and the experience
- Tasting mat
- Activities to promote audience engagement through sensory exploration (materials included)
- Ten dollar gift card to www.gourmetboutique.net
- 45 minute to 1-hour education session (by a Gourmet Boutique Food Educator) included for over 15 guests at no additional charge
- 2-Day UPS shipping is included
*This tasting can include all of the above or can be built to budget and a shorter tasting time to meet the event needs
How do logistics work?
We ship directly to recipients and take all the headaches and logistics off the organizer’s plate. Shipping is included and there is no speaking fee with a purchase of 20 kits for this tasting theme.
Commonly Asked Questions:
What is a French macaron? A French macaron is a sweet meringue-based cookie made with egg whites, sugar, almond flour, and is filled with either a buttercream, jam, or chocolate ganache.
What are the ingredients in each macaron? Ingredients: almond flour, butter, sugar, white eggs, fresh fruits, fruit puree, heavy cream, cocoa, Pistachio, coconut, coffee, vanilla natural, Natural lavender emulsion, natural jasmine Emulsion, natural rosewater flavor, natural lychee flavor, Natural crème brulee flavor, nutella, natural cappuccino flavor, natural orange blossom flavor, peanut butter, honey, matcha green tea, salt, pumpkin mix, cinnamon, chestnut, sesame, food coloring FD & C.
What is the size of your macarons? Our macarons are approximately 2 inches in diameter.
For how long will your macarons stay fresh? Outside of the refrigerator our macarons stay fresh for up to 12 hours. In the refrigerator . . . our macarons stay fresh for up to one week. In the freezer . . . Our macarons stay fresh for up to 6 months (provided they are kept in a closed container and not exposed to humidity).
Are your macarons Gluten Free? Yes, all of our macarons are gluten free!
Do your macarons have trans fats? Our macarons are trans fat free!
Do your macarons contain nuts? Yes, our macarons made with almonds. Also we use peanuts, hazelnuts and other nuts in the bakery
Where are your macarons made? We are proud to say that all our macarons are made in NYC and are shipped to Boston daily.
Where do you source your ingredients? We are proud to say that we have collaborated with the same authentic French bakery for over ten years. All of our ingredients are sourced from American purveyors!
We love what we do. Lets us bring our passion for fine food and storytelling to your next team-building event!