Thursday, April 18, 2013

Chateau de France: A Taste of France in SM Makati

An authentic French bakery, cafe and deli, offering freshly baked bread, pastries and sandwiches, right here in SM Makati. You read it right. You don't have to go far for the real thing, it's all here at the SM Supermarket at SM Makati...

Chateau de France opens its first branch at SM Makati, providing shoppers a real taste of France with its extensive line of freshly baked breads, imported cheese and cold cuts, and delicate pastries. Including a full line of exquisite macarons that are definitely a must-try.

Using only the best ingredients imported from France, Chateau de Manila guarantees an authentic dining experience with its signature freshly baked products. The look and feel of Chateau de France is reminiscent of traditional French bakeries, with the use of dark woods and the ever present and lingering aroma of freshly baked bread.

In partnership with the Holder Group, long-time supplier of the iconic Laduree Macarons in Paris, Chateau de France offers a variety of authentic macarons made with all-natural ingredients using traditional almond flour imported from France. No artificial coloring, just the very best ingredients baked fresh every day.

Available in raspberry, vanilla, mango, orange, coconut, fig, lime, chocolate, pistachio and lemon, each bite brings that familiar chewiness and melt-in-your-mouth goodness that can only come from an authentic macaron. And Chateau de France gives you a cool taste of France with these delicate macarons in a variety of flavors. The chocolate and pistachio macarons are personal favorites, and best paired with a freshly brewed cup of coffee from Chateau de France. Nothing like real macarons and excellent coffee to complete the experience.

The expert staff at Chateau de France ensure you get an authentic and genuine experience with each and every product served fresh daily. At Chateau de France, one sees tradition enhanced by the latest technology, equipped with special ovens for consistent quality and freshness. 

Authentic French bread have larger holes, which indicates a longer time to allow the fresh dough to rise. As with all good things, it takes time. And every freshly baked product at Chateau de France is made using not only the finest ingredients imported from France, but with centuries old traditional bread-making methods. At Chateau de France, all the products are made by hand, and with a little time, for that true artisanal experience.

All the bread varieties at Chateau de France use a unique bread-making process with slow kneading and long resting periods that gradually allow the dough to develop all the distinct aromas and flavors of real French breads. Rustic, traditional, and fresh, it just can't get any better than that.

The variety of products is impressive, from savory to sweet and everything in between, with freshly baked bread churned out throughout the day upon demand. And there's nothing like the lingering and buttery aroma of freshly baked bread. Chateau de Framce immerses you with a total sensory experience, transporting you to a different place without ever leaving. Now that's cool.

Chateau de France also offers a wide range of freshly made sandwiches, perfect for a light meal or snack. Chateau de France' General Manager, Louis Thevenin and his staff demonstrate how to make an authentic Parisian sandwich...

...using the best imported ingredients...

...for authentic flavors.

Simple, fresh and the very best ingredients for bold flavors. A good cup of coffee paired with any of the freshly made sandwiches gives you a cool taste of France. Right here at SM Makati.

Soon, Chateau de France will have tables and chairs inside the store, allowing diners to savor the sights, aromas and flavors of a true French bakery, cafe and deli. And the best part? Chateau de France offers authentic French products at affordable prices, you can indulge in your favorite French pastries, and all the macarons, without busting your wallet. Awesome. Craving for a real croissant and a good cup of coffee? Authentic French flavors isn't far away, and a lot closer than you think...

Special thanks to Karina Escano, Sales & Marketing Director; and Louis Thevenin, General Manager, for a cool and real taste of France.

Chateau de France is located at the SM Supermarket, SM Makati, and soon in SM Aura.

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  1. Hope they'll have a branch in Ortigas. :)

    1. hey mich, wishing the same thing too, but the macarons are definitely worth the drive...

  2. I second that on the macaroons! Absolutely the best one I have tasted. :)

    btw, can we do a link exchange? hehe ;)


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    1. hey Berylle, you should try their macarons! Great to hear from you!


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