Feed me Zumbarons

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Whenever someone whispers the word “Zumbo” I begin squealing with joy and I start having cravings  for what Adriano Zumbo has to offer with his creations of unique flavours of macarons and famous cakes located at Adriano Zumbo Balmain Pâtisserie (296 Darling St Balmain, NSW 2040). FYI this is just one of many stores he has across Sydney.

Mention just one of his magical macaron names to any sweet tooth in the know and just watch how eyes can light up and lips shape into a smile.

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Look no further sugar lovers because Zubarons are the real deal. Every time I arrive at the counter I can never decide which flavour to take home. Light and crispy outside. Rich and creamy with a good solid crunchy bite. Sweetness level is just perfect. The displayed names of each macaron tastes exactly as advertised.

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Sadly I was half an hour too late on their delicious cakes. I am sure their other goodies such as bread and cookies are appetizing , but I just cannot go empty handed without a box of macarons to eat on the way home.

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I ended up purchasing one box of macarons of twelve ($30) or for one macaron ($2.50), however the macaron thief ate a macaron before photos were taken. It was the pineapple macaroon. So scrumptious brought back memories of my trip to Thailand sipping a pina colada cocktail, but this one didn’t have alcohol substances. Haha

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The salted butter popcorn ridiculously tasty, the pear had a single cashew nut in the centre of the macaron which made for a crunchiness. The blackcurrant deliciously superb. The lychee macaron rocked my world with a gooey flavour lychee in the centre.

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Unfortunately the finger bun, passionfruit and bread and butter pudding slightly shattered on the way back home but it tasted heavenly.

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So lovely the macarons colours looks exceedingly bright and lively.

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Photos by Vanny Tang

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12 thoughts on “Feed me Zumbarons

    grabyourfork said:
    May 11, 2013 at 11:12 PM

    So much macaron p0rn. lol! Am always a sucker for the popcorn macaron. So buttery and delicious!

      Nessy Eater responded:
      May 12, 2013 at 12:05 AM

      I love the popcorn macaron too! I was contemplating whether or not to just grab a box of popcorn but the colours won me over. I can’t wait to go back to Zumbo’s and see what he has to offer next 😛

    Lorraine @ Not Quite Nigella said:
    May 12, 2013 at 7:04 PM

    I love the colourful photos! And I was faced with a selection of them the other night and I just couldn’t choose! 😛

    Nessy Eater responded:
    May 12, 2013 at 11:16 PM

    Thanks Lorraine! I’m always up for any macarons that Zumbo creates. If only Zumbo’s have a tasting menu for macarons…. 😛

    Cassandra Leong 梁欣琪 (@__cassiiieee) said:
    May 12, 2013 at 11:55 PM

    nom noms!
    don’t they also make such lovely photos as well as taste so lovely!? 😀

      Nessy Eater responded:
      May 13, 2013 at 1:54 AM

      couldn’t agree with you more!!! 😀

    chocolatesuze said:
    May 13, 2013 at 1:33 PM

    gorgeous photos! I absolutely LOVE the popcorn macaron!

      Nessy Eater responded:
      May 13, 2013 at 7:03 PM

      Thanks Chocolatesuze for the kind words! Maybe we can have a popcorn macaron challenge one day? 😛 See who eats as many macarons. But it be gone before the challenge starts. Lol!

    missklicious said:
    May 13, 2013 at 2:27 PM

    Great photos! Craving macarons after seeing this post

      Nessy Eater responded:
      May 13, 2013 at 7:06 PM

      Thank you Missklicious! Only wish there was a macaron store near my place. I’d be in macaron heaven! 😛

    Blackflower Patisserie, Haymarket | Nessy Eater said:
    June 9, 2013 at 6:01 PM

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