Ispahan French Pastry Kit + Live Cooking Class

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You’re invited to join us for our latest Goldbelly LIVE! cook-along: a DIY French pastry class with the world-famous patisserie, Ladurée! Known for inventing the macaron over 150 years ago, Ladurée is a definitive Parisian institution, renowned for their elegant, show-stopping desserts (not to mention, long lines of pastry lovers waiting for a chance to taste their exquisite creations). In this interactive event, Ladurée’s executive pastry chef Jimmy Leclerc will lead you through creating an Ispahan at home, a decadent pastry made of two rose-flavored macaron shells filled with cream, fresh raspberries, and lychees. It’s one of the bakery’s most sought-after desserts, and through this exclusive class, it’s coming to home kitchens for the first time!

Ladurée’s DIY Ispahan French Pastry Kit has all of the ingredients you need to follow along with Chef Jimmy at home, including the components for the macarons and buttercream frosting.

To join the class, here’s all you need to do:

– Order your DIY Ispahan French Pastry Kit by Sunday, Jan 31st at 12 PM ET.

– By placing an order, you will automatically be enrolled in the exclusive Zoom event.

– Prior to the class, you’ll receive your kit at your door, along with an email with all the info you’ll need to join the Zoom event.

– At 6 PM ET on Thursday, February 4, join Chef Jimmy on Zoom to make the dessert of your dreams!

A limited number of spots are available for each event, and they’re expected to fill up quickly.

For more details, head to the Goldbelly Blog!

More Details

Limited Edition: This DIY Ispahan Kit includes a FREE Goldbelly LIVE! Cook-Along with Ladurée’s executive pastry chef Jimmy Leclerc! First Come, First Served!

This package serves 6-8 people and includes everything you need to make 2 Ispahans.

Kit Includes

Ispahan Pastry Kit

  • 3.7 oz. Almond Flour
  • 3.7 oz. Icing Sugar
  • 4.7 oz. Granulated Sugar
  • 0.03 oz. Tbsp. Red Food Coloring
  • 7 oz. Butter
  • 0.35 oz. Rose Syrup
  • 0.3 oz Rose Water
  • Lychees (5 pieces)

You Will Need

For the Ispahan Pastry
Eggs, raspberries, a KitchenAid mixer or hand-mixer, medium-size bowl, parchment paper, knife, spatula and whisk

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Ingredients

Almond Flour, Icing Sugar, Egg Whites, Red Food Coloring, Granulated Sugar, Butter, Rose Syrup, Rose Water, Raspberries, Lychees

Please include in the notes at checkout any allergies and we’ll do our best to accommodate it

Instructions / Storage

  • Ispahan Kit ships fresh with ice packs
  • Ice packs may thaw in transit

To Serve

Make the Ispahans

For the Macarons

  • Combine almond flour with icing sugar in a bowl and use a whisk.
  • In a clean dry bowl whisk 3 egg white to a foam, once they are frothy add a third of the granulated sugar and whip until sugar is dissolved.
  • Add another third of granulated sugar, whip for another minute.
  • Finally, add the remaining granulated sugar and whip for one more minute.
  • Using a rubber spatula, delicately fold the mix of almond powder and icing sugar into the whipped egg white.
  • In a separate small bowl, beat another egg white with the red colorant until just frothy.
  • Then add to the final mixture folding gently to slightly loosen the batter.
  • Transfer the mixture to the pipping bag. On a baking sheet pipe a disk of batter in a spiral.
  • Preheat the oven to 325 degrees Fahrenheit (160 degrees Celsius). 
  • Allow the piped batter to rest uncovered for 10 minutes before placing in the oven so it form a slight crust. 
  • Place the tray in the oven for about 15 to 20 minutes.
  • Remove from the oven and allow to cool.

Buttercream

  • In a dry clean bowl whisk the 2 remaining egg with the granulated sugar in three rounds (utilizing the same process as with the macarons).
  • Add the room temperature flavored butter, and whisk all together for 1 minute.
  • Transfer the butter cream in a pipping bag, flip half of your macaron’s shell and pipe some butter cream in the middle of those ( keep the other half of shells for the top).
  • Put 1 raspberry inside the cream, and add more all around.
  • Add 3 pieces of lychee in the middle, a little bit more of butter cream and put the second shell of the macaron on the top.
  • Decorate your Ispahan with one rose petal, 1 raspberry, and 1 Ladurée logo.
Download Storage and Prep Instructions

Shipping Details

  • Ladurée ships Monday-Thursday of each week
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  • Orders shipped to Alaska and Hawaii via 2-day will incur an additional $20 charge or $35 for Overnight Shipping. Sorry guys!
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 4.9) REVIEWS

The macarons that I ordered as gifts were absolutely delicious! They came individually wrapped in three lovely boxes and were in perfect condition when I gave them to my friends. The smaller boxes were also perfect and I look forward to ordering from this company again in the future! They are excellent!!
Pamala H. - Prescott, AZ
03/18/19
I sent this as a gift; the recipient was thrilled and said that the macaroons were as good as the ones she had at Ladurée in Paris.
Judith A. - Richfield, OH
06/25/19
It was actually a gift to me! What a treat to receive macarons--took me back to a visit to Paris. I ate two a day and enjoyed the macarons for six days! Yum! It was a perfect gift.
Christel P. - Fairfax, VA
09/20/19
Easy and convenient, but even more important, so many high quality choices. The products arrived on time and well packaged. Our son's family all agreed that the macarons and pralines from Laduree were among the best of the treats that we ever gifted them with.
Phyllis B. - New Bern, NC
04/23/19
It is perfect. Bought for gifts. Tempting and alluring.
Lucinda T. - Nokomis, FL
08/22/19
The macarons are amazing!! Shipping was fast and arrived fresh!
Peter D. - Boonton, NJ
07/18/19
Came right on time! Macroons were fresh!
Sophia N. - North Providence, RI
01/23/20
Ladurée macarons are the very best and my gift box order arrived on time. Perfection on every level. Merci beaucoup!
Mrs. D. - Chester Springs, PA
12/08/19
Only website where I could get Laduree macaroons!
Alice P. - Mount Pleasant, SC
12/19/19
I have always wanted to buy Ladurée Macaroons but there isn't a shop close by me- either Beverly Hills or Vancouver BC.! This was just wonderful! I only wish I could order more from Ladurée through Goldbelly. Thank you for offering these incredible treats. They are everything I imagined them to be! ♡
Diane B. - Burien, WA
12/10/19
I liked being able to find the product that I was looking for at a reasonable price. The shipping was fast and the Ladurée was delicious!
Barbara M. - Allentown, PA
12/26/19
Delicious and beautiful presentation.
Aimee M. - Louisville, KY
12/11/19
It was so easy to do, came packaged nicely and was in perfect condition. I received it exactly when promised. And it was fresh. Would definitely buy from them again! I highly recommend them!
Bethany M. - Louisville, KY
12/12/19
Best tasting macarons that we’ve ever had
Anthony A. - Holyoke, MA
12/26/19
The macarons were great. Shipping arrived on time.
Jonathan B. - Orem, UT
12/27/19
Great customer service. Shipping speed was accurately represented in the estimates.
Lindsey D. - Tallahassee, FL
12/20/19
Getting yummy treats that I got in Paris one time delivered to my door. This is the 1st time I could have them delivered. Very impressed with how fresh they were and how they stayed fresh when stored properly.
Cheryl A. - Stone Mountain, GA
12/26/19
The macaroons arrived fresh and in perfect condition. Couldn’t have been easier and I am planning on using Goldbelly again.
Stacey R. - Mountainburg, AR
12/25/19
The order came in as indicated. The macarons were untouched and uncrushed!
Robert Y. - Newark, CA
01/08/20
I ordered Laduree's macarons, caramel chocolates and tea for my mother's birthday. It arrived a day after her actual birthday but she was thrilled with it!
Toshiko A. - Southport, NC
01/15/20
Came when it was scheduled, and the macaroons were incredibly fresh!!
Susa F. - Chicago, IL
01/14/20
It was shipped right on time and well packaged so my delicate macaroons didn’t break.
Nancy H. - Daphne, AL
02/17/20
Arrived when promised! Product whole - not broken, fresh and delicious!
Kirsten G. - Washington, DC
02/18/20
Everything. Delivery right on time and the Macarons were not cracked and they were delicious.
Olivia S. - Laramie, WY
02/18/20
Laudree by far has superior macarons
Heather L. - Chandler, AZ
02/24/20
Product came fresh and undamaged (cookies were intact and not crushed). Order was delivered on time
Victoria R. - Ocean, NJ
03/03/20
arrived on time and the recipients loved it!
Rheinstadter W. - Wayne, PA
03/04/20