Tastes to Try: International Sweet Shops
Paris: La Pâtisserie des Rêves
At his neon-colored pastry shop, Philippe Conticini creates the ultimate in classic French pastries, like the Paris-Brest (choux pastry filled with whipped cream).
Photo courtesy Maison des Rêves
Sydney: Black Star Pastry
Quay's ex–pastry chef makes killer gingerbread ninja men.
Photo courtesy of Black Star Pastry
London: Artisan du Chocolat
The new Notting Hill shop serves cacao-pulp cocktails under a glorious backlit, domed photo of cacao trees.
Photo courtesy of Laurie Fletcher