Material to succeed with macarons!

French macaron recipe is quite easy. Most of the time, people who don’t succeed with macarons don’t have the suitable material.

So before you try to make French macarons, be sure to have all the proper tools.

silicon spatula

Silicon Spatula 

It is THE tool to “macaronner” (It means to mix in a specific way the macaron, go to the macaron recipe to have explanations.)




macaron baking mix - my french recipe

A French macaron Baking mix My French Recipe

Your dry ingredients are pre scaled. You just need to add the egg whites. Our mix is made with high quality and natural ingredients.




Electrical scale

Electrical scale 

When it comes to pastry you have to be very precise! A scale will help you weigh the egg whites easily and perfectly.




strainer

A strainer 

Before starting making the macaron, you’ll have to sift the mix, so you are sure that the powder is very thin.




hand mixer

Hand mixer 

To beat the egg whites stif to pick. You can use a KitchenAid if you ave one. But a hand mixer is perfectly fine.




Pastry bags

Pastry bags 

The pastry bags will both serve to dress your macarons on the plate and to garnish them with their filling.




Plain pastry tips

Plain pastry tips 

With the pastry bags you’ll need the pastry tips. For macarons shells, use a tips between 0,3 and 0,4 inches. You can buy the pastry tips directly on Myfrenchrecipe.com. We chose these one because they are professional and perfect for macarons.




Silicon Baking mat for macarons

Silicon Baking mat for macarons 

The baking mat will help you to have regular macaron sizes thanks to the template.You can also just download and print our free macaron templates. (Heart macaron template, macaron template)




Baking sheets

2 Baking sheets 

Where you will put your silicon baking mat or parchment paper.

Imagining that you have nothing to cook (which is probably not the case ;)) you’ll have to have this material if you want to be sure to make good and nice macarons.




food coloring for macarons-my french recipe

 Food coloring

If you want to add a nice color to your macaron shells. But be careful, not all the food coloring are good with macarons. Some of them change the texture of your batter, and that’s not good! These ones are great, we love to work with this brand.

Ready to start? Here is a video of the recipe + a video for the French macarons.

If you are in Dallas area, we offer Macaron cooking class in Plano (Click)