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Some combinations come to me in the middle of a great day — like when I might be at Disneyland (or something) —  and I think: I Can Mac That!  And so, Horchata Macarons with Churro Crumble became another French macaron flavor for Sweet Mac Shop.  Horchata, which my daughter defines as “cinnamony, creamy and […]

Horchata Macarons with Churro Crumble

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While I call these Bubbly Champagne Macarons, I really mean Martinelli’s Macarons.  We always have bottles of Martinelli’s leftover as we are non-drinkers, and one kid likes the Peach Martinelli’s and one likes the Apple, and still another likes another flavor.  So, any flavor will work for this recipe.  It’s good to make these after […]

Bubbly (Champagne) Macarons

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We wish you a very Merry Macaron Christmas, full of joy for everyone you love!

Merry Christmas!

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It’s that time of year when gingerbread is in just about everything, and we are not the least bit sorry about it. Gingerbread French Macarons have always been one of my favorites. I adapted this recipe from my mother’s famous Old-Fashioned Gingerbread cake, which is my favorite holiday dessert, though these Gingerbread French Macarons are […]

Gingerbread French Macarons

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A Hershey’s Kiss Cookie is one of those things in life where we take simple things, add them together, and the sum of their parts is bigger and more tasty than we’d thought.  We all have made this cookie, and possibly all have our favorite version, but we here at Sweet Mac Shop thought you’d […]

Hershey’s Kiss Cookies

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One way to bring the spirit of the holidays into our homes is with baking and cooking.  We are firm believers in this idea.  And for us, there are a few recipes for us that really make the holidays feel like Christmas is in the air.  One of these is Chocolate Peppermint French Macaron Crumble. […]

Chocolate Peppermint French Macaron

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Apple Pear Streusel Pie Macarons started as apple, a just plain apple mac. Then we paired it with our Pecan Oat Crumble. Add in the Pear Cinnamon Jam from That Bread Lady and this Apple Pear Streusel Pie Macaron went from good to absolutely extraordinary. Parts to the Apple Pear Streusel Pie Macarons Apple: We […]

Apple Pear Streusel Pie Macarons

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Snickerdoodle Pumpkin Pie Macs?? Lets be honest. Pumpkin pie can definetively stand alone when it comes to deliciousness. But why not just take it one more step? These Snickerdoodle Pumpkin Macs layer up that delicious flavor. With just a small modification to our traditional Pumpkin Pie Macaron you will have a flavor-enhanced macaron. CHANGE IT […]

Snickerdoodle Pumpkin Pie Macs

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Pecan Pie Macarons are one of those flavors that just sort of sprung from my love for pecan pie. I am not sure if it’s the crunchy pecans, or the gooey center, but Pecan Pie may just be the top spot when it comes to my pie preferences.  If you love the carmel-flavored-crunch-of-nut goodness, I […]

Pecan Pie Macarons

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Pumpkin Pie Macarons are going to be your new favorite.  Is there anything better than pumpkin pie? How about a  pumpkin pie macaron! This mini pie-in-a-macaron can add that delicious pumpkin pie flavor to your dessert table this holiday season. Creamy buttercream, true pumpkin pie filling topped with a sweet pie crumble is a to-die-for […]

Pumpkin Pie Macarons