French Macarons

I’m not going to pretend that I am some fantastic cook, but I can boil water, I can make decent guacamole, yeah…

Anyway, when I was home for my Spring Break I decided that I would “up the ante.” What’s up Martha Stewart?

French Macarons: I’ve been obsessed with these little beauties ever since my return from Paris last May. They can’t be that hard to make, right?

http://www.marthastewart.com/318387/french-macaroons

Check out the recipe on Martha’s website. Below are some pictures from my baking adventure with C.

Get yourself one of these babies! Everything is easier with a food processor

Get yourself one of these babies! Everything is easier with a food processor

So we didn't have a sift

So we didn’t have a sift

Gathering to watch the magic

Gathering to watch the magic

It's ALIVE!

It’s ALIVE!

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We threw some coarse sea salt in the mix

We threw some coarse sea salt in the mix

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Thus went the adventure in baking. Although the texture was distinctly NOT macaron-like, they tasted pretty dang good!

Xx

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