French Pastry & Wine Tastings
Bonjour! We are happy to introduce you to Pastry Chef Simon Herfray & Wine connoisseur Carissa Sarreal! Join our social/interactive events and let us initiate you to Haute Couture Pastries and wine, just like in Paris! Experience a unique pastry "happy hour" and each guest will go home with some treats! Each event included 3-4 Pastries & Wine pairing par person with Carissa & Simon's expertise and joy! "French Classics Revisited" Friday March 10, 6.30pm-8.30pm "Crazy Chocolate Night" Friday April 7, 6.30pm-8.30pm "Fancy French Party" Friday May 12, 6.30pm-8.30pm "From American to French" Friday June 9, 6.30pm-8.30pm
Chef Simon Herfray is a French pastry chef. He graduated in 2006 with a Masters Degree in Pastry and Bakery in Vendée, France. He then worked in London, UK, and Brisbane, Australia, for world-class restaurants. In 2009, Chef Simon Herfray entered New York City's pastry scene as the new Executive Pastry Chef of Falai LLC. He then moved on to Café M, a cozy pastry and coffee shop by the Empire State Building in Manhattan. Soon after he crossed the bridge to Downtown Brooklyn and continued to create unique and delicious desserts at sister restaurants, Bacchus and La Defense Bakery and Bistro. Chef Simon is the owner of French'Encas (translation in English: “a small snack”), a culinary company focused on catering and teaching the fine art of French cooking through classes and workshops. Chef Simon is excited to share his talents and expertise in French pastry and dessert making with the New York City community through his classes.
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