Where to find the best family logs in Paris between 9.99 and 145 euros? – 12.06.2022. at 08:30 hours

Where to find the best family logs in Paris between 9.99 and 145 euros?  - 12.06.2022.  at 08:30 hours

Here is a selection of delicious logs at all price points. photo credit: Capture sitepicard.fr

Christmas Eve is the highlight of the show, a sublime pastry that closes the festive table. Whether you like traditional or creative, with the taste of dark chocolate, milk or orange, here is our selection to delight you for sure and at all prices. If your budget is tight, find good logs in supermarkets.

In palaces, it’s class!

At Lutetia, chef Nicolas Guercio has envisioned an Art Deco nativity scene for this Christmas 2022, as a tribute to the architecture of this mythical palace. Truffle lovers will love it because the flavors of chocolate and praline of this exceptional Yuletide go well with real Périgord truffles (to order until December 22 at 01 49 54 46 00,

145 euros

log for 10). If you can’t decide on a particular flavor, the Bûche aux Cinq Saveurs conceived by Quentin Lechat, pastry chef of Royal Monceau, is for you. Here are 5-in-1 cakes to order from November 20th (

110 euros

for 8 persons).

At the Hotel de Crillon, Matthieu Carlin goes back to basics and offers a Yuletide in the form of a Yuletide! If the shape is traditional, chocolate lovers will appreciate the taste of high-quality chocolate from Madagascar, whose taste makes a difference with the classic chocolate (to be ordered on the hotel’s website from November 24 for a budget of

105 euros

6 parts).

This year again, the Christmas party at the Four Seasons Hotel George V, created by chef Michael Bartocetti, is one of the best and best in the capital. In the shape of a fir tree, this magnificent pastry combines the taste of citrus, the sweetness of honey, the crunch of almonds and the delicacy of premium chocolate. It’s available at the hotel’s pop-up shop, from December 16 to January 8 (

135 euros

10 parts).

More favorable prices in pastries

At Dalloyau, the whole team offers you cakes to celebrate together the house’s 340th anniversary and the end of 2022. The Bûche Starlite shines with a thousand lights and delights you from December 5 (

89 euros

for 6). Dalloyau has many devotees who wouldn’t miss the diary of the year for anything in the world. Élodie tested for you. She testifies to her enthusiasm: “

Every year a new Dalloyau log delights my whole family.

In the district of Batignolles, Jeffrey Cagnes has been running his bakery for two years and this year offers beautiful Christmas cakes at affordable prices. With chocolate, lemon or dad style, here’s something to wow your guests on a budget

45 euros

6 parts. Jeffrey Cagnes Bakery has 4.5 stars and 282 reviews on Google. Jérémy tested it for you: “

For my son’s birthday, I wanted to make us happy and for some time now I have been wanting to discover the pastries of this chef that I knew through various TV shows. I did well!

At Le Jardin Sucré, rue de Courcelles in the 17th arrondissement, pistachio and orange blossom logs, black sesame and yuzu or Madagascar vanilla and peanut will delight you if you are looking for originality (

56 euros

6 parts).

Traditional Landemaine bakeries present in nineteen Paris arrondissements, but also in Tokyo, thought of vegans. They offer Christmas cookies without butter, milk, cream, butter or eggs for a 100% life-respecting Christmas. And the most amazing thing is that the vegetables are as tasty as the traditional cake (

39 euros

6 parts).

At Bulliz, a “cabbage canteen” located on rue de Hauteville in the 10th arrondissement, homemade cabbage is made into logs at a low price (

50 euros

for 6 people). Bulliz seems to be unanimous among foodies, like Erik: “Great, very fresh cabbage. Different tastes according to the seasons. For pastry lovers, this is a shop not to be missed!”

In supermarkets, delicacies at low prices

It is perfectly possible to find very good logs in the supermarket. We made a small selection of all the products on the market. Accepted by magazine journalists


, the frozen 3-chocolate log at Carrefour is ideal for foodies on a budget. A mix of multiple chocolates, for sale


for 8 people. The Rocher log with hazelnuts, pistachios and Picard cookies is a great classic that you’d think straight from the pastry chef (


6 parts). Françoise swears by this Picard diary: “

This cake allows me to serve a great dessert without spending too much.

” At Auchan, the Island Princess Yuletide, a royal dessert, is offered at


for 6. But the logs sold in the frozen sections of supermarkets often contain too many additives, flavors and other additives. One word of advice, read the labels, because you might be disappointed like Suzanne: “

I’ve only bought an industrial log once and I won’t do it again, it tasted like chemical strawberries and was awfully sweet.

Just pay the price of the ingredients and add some elbow grease

If you have time and a little knowledge, Cyril Lignac gives you his recipe for 6 people. Prepare 2 egg yolks, 3 whole eggs, 6 egg whites, 285 grams of sugar, 85 grams of flour, 125 grams of mascarpone, 25 centiliters of liquid cream, chocolate shavings, approx.

12 euros

. Pour the yolks and whole eggs into the first bowl, add 135 grams of sugar and whisk. Then add 85 grams of flour. In another bowl, beat six egg whites twice, to which you have added 85 grams of sugar. Put everything in the first bowl. Spread this paste on a silicone plate with a rim. Place in a very hot oven, at 210 degrees, for five minutes. You will also make sure to prepare the cream with 125 grams of mascarpone, 25 centiliters of cream, 65 grams of sugar and chocolate shavings. Take the dough out of the oven, spread it with cream and roll everything up. And here is a delicious Yuletide at a very low price.

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