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Mar 4, 2009 12:22 PM
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Carambouche in LA area

Hi. Does anyone know where I could buy/order a carambouche, the pyramid of profiteroles stuffed with cream and enveloped in a web of caramel? Any tips would be appreciated. Thanks!

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    1. That's croquembouche, and call Monsieur Marcel and ask them to recommend a place... I saw one on display a couple of Christmases ago and it was from somewhere else (i.e., not made in-house).

      1. I know la Maison du Pain make some, but I've never tried them.

        1. It's been years since my last sampling, but Paris Pastry, on Westwood Blvd., used to do a great job with these (and they probably still do).

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          Paris Pastry
          1448 Westwood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA