These 7 Pastry Shops Make The Best French Macarons In Illinois

There’s no other dessert quite like the macaron, an exquisite, delicate pastry that, with one bite, can transport your taste buds to Paris. This delicate French cookie has a crunchy exterior that reveals a light, flavorful interior. It takes time and expert hands to make this beautifully colorful pastry and, although one is a bit pricier than the average cookie, it’s a worthwhile treat. Here are a few pastry shops and bakeries around the state that make the best French macarons:

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French macarons make a wonderfully unique gift for Valentine’s Day, birthdays, anniversaries, any holiday, or just because! Have you tried French macarons from any of the pastry shops or bakeries on this list, or perhaps have a favorite that wasn’t mentioned? Please let us know in the comments!

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