What is "Take and Bake"? Just what it sounds like: we make them, you take and bake them!
We handcraft fine French pastries and then vacuum seal them fresh frozen. Thaw, bake and voilà! The best French pastries this side of Paris.
Made with Canadian ingredients and French amour. By a real French Pastry Chef from France. And you.
French. Fast. Easy. Ooh la la.
Pascal's specializes in 'Viennoiserie'
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Pastry to the people!
Visit our Unbakery Pastry Boutique
Stock up your pastry pantry (your freezer) and bake your own French pastries fresh whenever you want. You will love them and so will family, friends and colleagues. Pick-up from our centrally located Pastry Boutique 8 blocks north of Chinook Centre (see hours), or from one of our specialty retailers near you.
I followed the instructions like my life depended on it and on Sunday morning my wife commented that the house smelled like a french cafe. You have absolutely set the bar for my expectations for perfect croissants. Having them perfect and warm from the oven was incredible and I don't see buying a croissant in a cafe anytime soon. Pascal - you are truly a genius to make it so easy for an average homeowner to create such a perfect pastry in their own home. Next Sunday... Pain Au Chocolat!
Weekend Morning News Calgary - A Conversation About National Croissant Day, January 30.
We are Pascal's Pastries
From Classic French Croissant to Parisian Pain au Chocolat, Brioche, Chouquette, and Cinnamon Roll, they are pure bliss.
All our pastries are crafted artisanally with the best of locally and internationally sourced natural ingredients we can find: the finest flour, unsalted butter, filtered water, a sprinkle of organic cane sugar, a pinch of pure salt.
Gorgeous, authentic French pastry: layers and layers of fine, delicate, flakiness with a crisp that kisses your lips. Just like they're supposed to be.
Pascal's recipe for tarte tatin.
Pascal's puff pastry is made from organic flour.
We the pastrymakers promise you
We pledge the first ingredient we roll into our pastries is love
We put our hearts into our pastries. Perhaps that’s why when we do bake, we always seem to find heart-shaped pastry crumbs everywhere - really! It may sound a bit cliché but don’t you believe you can taste the difference love makes?
#2 CURATED INGREDIENTS
We pledge to use the finest natural local and international ingredients
Nine flours and five butters later, we strive to source the most natural and best tasting ingredients we can find so we can craft the highest quality pastries for your best possible pastry experience ever.
#3 THAT SOMETHING SPECIAL
We pledge our pastries will always possess that certain “je ne sais quoi"
Not just because Pascal is French ~ he was born and raised in Toulouse, France ~ but because pastrymaking is his passion. He has handmade over 2 million pastries in the nearly 25 years since he started at age 14. He is now solely dedicated to the pastry genre of ‘Viennoiserie’ ~ a dying art even in France.
Here is a current list disclosing the provenance of each and every single ingredient we use including an allergen alert.