Macherie Blog

January 22, 2020

The New and Improved Dark Chocolate & Passion Fruit Gateaux

We're delighted to inform you that we've redesigned our Dark Chocolate and Passionfruit Gateaux.  Being our best seller, we haven't made any changes to our favourite recipe! Our Dark Chocolate and Passionfruit Gateaux still has it's wonderful almond daquoise, passionfruit jelly and delicious dark chocolate mousse. We've just changed the look.  In light of our exciting new release, we thought it would be fun to…
January 15, 2020

Summer Flavours in our Desserts

Summer Flavours in our Desserts Summer is in full swing in New Zealand and Guillaume, the Founder of Ma Cherie, has whipped up some delicious creations using the best flavours that New Zealand has to offer. In the spirit of summer and fresh ingredients, we wanted to highlight some of our favourite summer flavours in the Ma Cherie kitchen.   As Guillaume says, “You…
December 10, 2019

Joyeux Noël et Bonne Année, Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

What a year it has been! Ma Cherie has been extremely busy this year, and not just baking delicious wholesale French pastry. We’ve been creating websites, upskilling and expanding our staff, moving to a new kitchen and creating new working efficiencies with fresh ingredients! We’ve also designed some delicious creations! You may have tried a few of the flavours such…
December 2, 2019

The Blueberry and Cherry Gateaux

This past winter head Chef Guillaume created a fresh exciting flavour. So exciting that when we took it off our menu, we had shops, cafes and restaurants calling us asking for it to come back! So, back by popular demand, let us reintroduce you to the Blueberry and Cherry Gateaux. A homemade brownie based topped with a dome of fruity…
November 11, 2019

The Christmas Macaron

The Christmas Macaron Ma Cherie, a team of talented and passionate patisserie chefs, known for authentic French pastries. Head chef, Guillaume Nicoli, is still working his magic with locally sourced ingredients and this year he has a special treat for us.   The Christmas Macaron.  The concept of the Christmas macaron was quite simple, really. The goal was to tap into your childhood memories as you savoured…
October 2, 2019

Ma Cherie, Finalist in the ‘2019 Best French Bakery in New Zealand’ Awards

Ma Cherie, Finalist in the '2019 Best French Bakery in New Zealand' Awards We’re delighted to announce that Ma Cherie are listed as a finalist in the first ever New Zealand Best French Bakery Awards. There are 12 Boulangeries & Patisseries competing – and very tough competition if we do say so ourselves. There are many businesses that we admire…
August 9, 2019

Vinters’ Brunch – 3rd Place for Ma Cherie & Babich Wines

Vinters’ Brunch – 3rd Place for Ma Cherie & Babich Wines On Sunday 5th August, Ma Cherie partook in the 23rd Annual Vinters’ Brunch, a fundraising event for Harbour Hospice. Ma Cherie were one of 12 top restaurants competing in the event, all of whom were matched with a top wine maker. We were delighted to be matched with Babich…
August 7, 2019

Introducing our Large Tarts and Cakes from Ma Cherie

Introducing our Large Tarts and Cakes from Ma Cherie This July, we’re delighted to launch four new items to our product range – large tarts and cakes. This range is perfect for sharing at a birthday, celebrating a special occasion or to slice up and serve as a delicious dessert menu item – they’ve been designed with celebration, indulgence and…
July 5, 2019

10 Years of Ma Cherie

July 2019 marks 10 years of Ma Cherie, and what 10 years it’s been. We wanted to take a trip down memory lane, get the photo albums out and reminisce on the journey of then to now. We’ve put together our favourite and most notable moments from the past 10 years in business. 2009 – We’re open for business On…
June 27, 2019

10 Year Anniversary Special – Gianduja Macaron

We wanted to do something extra special to mark our 10 Year Anniversary of Ma Cherie. We thought we’d take it back to where it all began – macarons. We asked our Head Chef and Co-Founder, Guillaume Nicoli to choose his dream macaron flavour and we thought we’d put it to our team to make it happen. We’re delighted to…
June 20, 2019

French Wholesale Macarons – Made with Super Simple Ingredients

Wholesale French macarons have been the centre of our business since day 1, which means we’ve been making macarons for over 10 years. We’re really proud of our range and processes to product these “little mouthfuls of heaven” and we wanted to give you a little behind the scenes peek into what goes into each batch. At Ma Cherie, our…