King Cake recipe

The King Cake recipe at Chez Pierre French Bakery in all 5 locations will show you that you need search no further for your Mardi Gras traditional cake.  We make our King Cake recipe fresh daily morning and afternoon with the finest, freshest ingredients possible, never frozen, creating a memorable delight for your taste buds and your total Mardi Gras experience.  Chez Pierre’s French Bakery King Cake recipe uses local farm fresh eggs, fresh local butter and milk, and crafts this King Cake recipe with patience and care by hand, not by machine, to create the ultimate experience for your taste buds.  We also use top-grade flour, sifted to add loft to our King Cakes, making our King Cake recipe better – soft, airy, and moist. We take care to blend our ingredients perfectly, without over-mixing, and knead and shape our King Cake dough, waiting patiently for it to rise to the delectable, mouth-watering treat that will make your Mardi Gras celebration second to none.  As is tradition when baking the King Cake recipes, Chez Pierre incorporates a little plastic baby in each King Cake, adding to the fun of the celebration while all guests wait to see who will be the lucky recipient and carry on the tradition for the next party!

If you want to break with the traditional  King Cake recipe of cinnamon filling, we also offer several other flavors.  We still use the same King Cake recipe, but fill our King Cakes with high quality fruit fillings of pineapple, apple and strawberry, the freshest cream cheese, a filling of almonds and pecans, homemade Bavarian cream, and we even have a specialty tiramisu King Cake!  Each of our King Cakes is topped with […]

Best King Cake recipe

The best King Cake recipe in all of New Orleans is at Chez Pierre French Bakery will show you that you need search no further.  We make our King Cakes fresh daily morning and afternoon with the finest, freshest ingredients possible, never frozen, creating a memorable delight for your taste buds and your total Mardi Gras experience.  Chez Pierre French Bakery has the best King Cake recipe. We use local farm fresh eggs, fresh local butter and milk, and craft this best King Cake recipe with patience and care by hand, not by machine, to create the ultimate experience for your taste buds.  We also use top-grade flour, sifted to add loft to our King Cakes, making our King Cake soft, airy, and moist. We take care to blend our ingredients perfectly, without over-mixing, and knead and shape our King Cake dough, waiting patiently for it to rise to the delectable, mouth-watering treat that will make your Mardi Gras celebration second to none.  As is tradition when baking the best King Cake recipes, Chez Pierre incorporates a little plastic baby in each King Cake, adding to the fun of the celebration while all guests wait to see who will be the lucky recipient and carry on the tradition for the next party!

If you want to break with the traditional best King Cake recipe of cinnamon filling, we also offer several other flavors.  We still use the same best King Cake recipe, but fill our King Cakes with high quality fruit fillings of pineapple, apple and strawberry, the freshest cream cheese, a filling of almonds and pecans, homemade Bavarian cream, and we even have a specialty tiramisu King Cake!  Each of our King Cakes is topped […]

King Cakes near me

Are you having a Mardi Gras party?  Are you looking for truly the best King Cake in New Orleans?  If you come to Chez Pierre French Bakery, you are coming to the best place to get your King Cake.  We bake our King Cakes every day, morning and afternoon. We use all fresh ingredients of the highest quality.  We believe your experience should be as traditionally perfect as possible, and at Chez Pierre French Bakery New Orleans, we handle every step in the baking of our cakes with care and honor to that tradition. We take care to blend our ingredients perfectly, without over-mixing, and knead and shape our King Cake dough, waiting patiently for it to rise to the delectable, mouth-watering treat that will make your Mardi Gras celebration second to none.  As is tradition with King Cakes, Chez Pierre incorporates a little plastic baby in each King Cake, adding to the fun of the celebration while all guests wait to see who will be the lucky recipient and carry on the tradition for next year’s party!

Our King Cakes are made in several flavors in addition to the traditional cinnamon swirl. We fill our King Cakes with high quality fruit fillings of pineapple, apple and strawberry, the freshest cream cheese, a filling of almonds and pecans, homemade Bavarian cream, and we even have a specialty tiramisu King Cake!  Each of our King Cakes is topped with a not-too-sweet whipped buttercream drizzle, and sprinkled with sugars in traditional colors of purple, yellow, and green.

Chez Pierre French Bakery has several locations near you for you to purchase your King Cakes for Mardi Gras:

3208 Clearview Parkway, Metairie, LA 70006, 2901 David Drive, Metairie, LA 70003, at the […]

King Cake History

Carnival is the celebration time in New Orleans beginning the 12th night after Christmas, King’s Day (January 6th), or feast of the Epiphany.  The tale of King Cake History is said to have come from France in the 12th century, and that the cake is named to honor the Biblical three kings, who bore gifts for the birth of the Christ child. The best King Cakes are baked daily at Chez Pierre French Bakery the start of Epiphany and continue through the season until Fat Tuesday.  The King Cake is historically a cinnamon filled, circullar cake. It is said that the circular shape is due to the pattern the Three Kings rode in to the Christ child to thwart any followers that meant harm. King Cake history is to top the cake with icing and colored sugars of purple, green and gold, representing justice, faith and power respectively. Modern King Cakes are made with many other flavors, and Chez Pierre bakes them all to perfection.  To honor this King Cake history, a tiny plastic baby is baked into each King Cake. The History of the King Cake tradition during Carnival Mardi Gras parties is to eat the cake on the Epiphany, and whomever gets the piece with the baby is to provide the King Cake for the next party. King Cake History often states that the Mardi Gras parties occur every Sunday during this season until Fat Tuesday. If you want to keep the King Cake History tradition alive, you will need the best King Cake in New Orleans for your Mardi Gras celebration, the King Cakes at Chez Pierre French Bakery. We fill our King Cakes with high quality fruit fillings of pineapple, apple […]

Best King Cakes

For the best King Cakes in New Orleans, look no further than Chez Pierre French Bakery.  With several locations in the heart of Mardi Gras-land, the King Cakes at Chez Pierre are the best King Cakes by far. We make our King Cakes fresh daily, morning and afternoon, with the finest, freshest ingredients possible, never frozen. The best King Cakes create a memorable delight for your taste buds and your total Mardi Gras experience.  The best King Cakes are made from the best recipe, which is the recipe at Chez Pierre French Bakery. Our King Cakes are crafted with patience and care by hand, not by machine, to create the ultimate experience for your celebration. We use top-grade flour, sifted to add loft to our King Cakes, and the freshest local eggs, making our King Cakes the best – soft, airy, and moist.  We take care to blend our ingredients perfectly, without over-mixing, and knead and shape our King Cake dough, waiting patiently for it to rise to the delectable, mouth-watering treat that will make your Mardi Gras celebration second to none. As is tradition with King Cakes, Chez Pierre incorporates a little plastic baby in each King Cake, adding to the fun of the celebration while all guests wait to see who will be the lucky recipient and carry on the tradition for next year’s party!

Our King Cakes are made in several flavors in addition to the traditional cinnamon swirl. We fill our King Cakes with high quality fruit fillings of pineapple, apple and strawberry, the freshest cream cheese, a filling of almonds and pecans, homemade Bavarian cream, and we even have a specialty tiramisu King Cake!  Each of our King Cakes is topped […]

King Cakes

If you are looking for King Cakes for your Mardi Gras celebration, look no further than Chez Pierre French Bakery.  With several locations in the heart of Mardi Gras-land, the King Cakes at Chez Pierre will show you that you need search no further.  We make our King Cakes fresh daily morning and afternoon with the finest, freshest ingredients possible, never frozen, creating a memorable delight for your taste buds and your total Mardi Gras experience.  Our King Cakes are made from the best recipe, crafted with patience and care by hand, not by machine, to create the ultimate experience for your celebration. We use top-grade flour, sifted to add loft to our King Cakes, and the freshest local eggs, making our King Cakes soft, airy, and moist.  We take care to blend our ingredients perfectly, without over-mixing, and knead and shape our King Cake dough, waiting patiently for it to rise to the delectable, mouth-watering treat that will make your Mardi Gras celebration second to none. As is tradition with King Cakes, Chez Pierre incorporates a little plastic baby in each King Cake, adding to the fun of the celebration while all guests wait to see who will be the lucky recipient and carry on the tradition for next year’s party!

Our King Cakes are made in several flavors in addition to the traditional cinnamon swirl. We fill our King Cakes with high quality fruit fillings of pineapple, apple and strawberry, the freshest cream cheese, a filling of almonds and pecans, homemade Bavarian cream, and we even have a specialty tiramisu King Cake!  Each of our King Cakes is topped with a not-too-sweet whipped buttercream drizzle, and sprinkled with sugars in traditional colors of purple, […]

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