If there is one petite sweet that is a surefire crowd-pleaser, our vote is for macarons.Read More
A new French pastry shop with a heavy focus on macarons is preparing to open in Lincoln Park. Read more.
"We walked into Sugar Fixé Pâtisserie without any specific expectations and were completely caught off guard by the exceptional quality of their macarons. Not only was the texture ideal—a delicate eggshell crisp that gave way to an airy, but substantial interior—but each of the classic flavors was uniquely nuanced and fresh." Read More
"When Jeff Mauro looks for inspiration for turning dessert into a sandwich, he looks to the masters at Sugar Fixe Patisserie in Oak Park, Ill. These pastries put a spin on classic favorites; be sure to try the almond croissant sandwich filled with almond cream and topped with toasted almonds." Read more