Infuse a bit of luxury and calm into your next team building event. Gourmet Boutique now offers a tea and macaron pairing experience delving into the history and cultural influence of this world-renowned sweet indulgence. Sit back and relax while our food educators guide you through a tea and macaron pairing virtual tasting experience by sharing a bit about world and food history, culture, and even philosophy. Did the world-renowned French dessert really originate in France? Travel the world with us without leaving the safety of your home with the help of entertaining stories as well as sips and treats to help us navigate our narrative.
A great way to bring the team together for a delicious tasting experience that will be a welcome change to the endless virtual work meetings. Fun and delicious hour!
How do logistics work?
We ship directly to recipients and take all the headache and logistics off the organizer’s plate. Shipping is included and there is no speaking fee with a purchase of 10 kits.
What's included in this experience?
- 4 Artisan Teas Samples
- 4 Craft Chocolate Bars (20-50G)
- 6 pc Macaron Box (assorted flavors and Gluten-Free)
- 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
- Ground Shipping is included
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!