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best place to order croque en bouche

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cynthias Jun 4, 2012 10:11 AM

Help! I used Patachou in the past and it was fantastic!!! they are closed on sundays and the event I need it for is then. Anyone tried croque en bouche and loved anywhere else? I want the best in the city.( or 2nd best if Patachou was the best)

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  1. Full tummy RE: cynthias Jun 4, 2012 11:57 AM

    Rabies is where I would go. But I don't have specific experience with croquembouche. Everything else I've had there over the years has been top notch, if that's worth anything...

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      cynthias RE: Full tummy Jun 4, 2012 01:15 PM

      Rabies? was that a typo ..do you mean Rahier?

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        peppermint pate RE: cynthias Jun 4, 2012 01:44 PM

        Ha - feels like a classic auto-correct typo for Rahier...

        We had our wedding croquembouche from Dessert Trends. Loved it.

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          Full tummy RE: cynthias Jun 4, 2012 05:34 PM

          Hahaha! I was on my iPad. Sorry! Yes, it was the auto-correct, and I didn't notice it. Paying attention to the letters as I typed, instead.

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            cynthias RE: Full tummy Jun 5, 2012 04:18 PM

            thanks okay so now to decide between , Rahier, dessert trends and La Cignone.
            oh i wish they had samples,.. anyone had from all to compare?

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              julesrules RE: cynthias Jun 6, 2012 07:25 AM

              Call dessert trends to make sure ... my impression, granted from some years ago, is that they only make them for weddings, and even then, larger weddings (ie/ 100+servings).

      2. Dr. John RE: cynthias Jun 5, 2012 04:18 PM

        Patisserie La Cigogne is also pretty good:

        http://www.patisserielacigogne.com/cr...

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          dalton48 RE: Dr. John Jun 9, 2012 11:08 AM

          I second La Cicogne and if you call, they'll set up a time for you to taste. 3 types of cream: vanilla, chocolate, and Grand Marnier-flavoured.

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          JennaBean RE: cynthias Jun 6, 2012 02:32 PM

          Bobette and Bell also does them IIRC.

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