Brothers Guillaume and Romain Luyat take pleasure in the truth that their favourite deal with, the eclair, is so well-liked of their residence city of Lyon, the place their store Les Eclaireurs resides.
“Lyon is thought for a number of totally different merchandise, most notably pink praline,” says Guillaume. “So it’s logical that we’d create the praline eclair.” This taste is among the brothers’ signature confections, with a cream filling made with the sweet coated almonds. The praline eclair is simply one of many brothers’ 30 candy eclair recipes, which embrace flavors like basic chocolate, vanilla, in addition to extra artistic takes like matcha, passionfruit, and lemon. Les Eclaireurs additionally presents savory varieties of their retailers’ rotation, like carrot, salmon, and bacon with nuts. “And we’re at all times inventing new ones,” provides Romain.
Guillaume left his job within the manufacturing trade to begin the enterprise together with his brother. “Romain is actually the pastry chef, he’s the artist. I maintain the enterprise growth. However at first, we have been each making the pastries within the morning,” he says of their hands-on method within the early days of their enterprise. “Right now we have now a staff of pros with us so it’s simpler to provide massive portions,” finishes Romain. These groups assist the brothers deliver their number of eclairs to life, to the tune of 500 pastries each week day, and between 1,500 and a pair of,000 on the weekend at their three retailers in Lyon.
“I’ve at all times eaten eclairs, since I used to be a child, and so they have been at all times one thing that I beloved,” says Romain. “So I needed to share that with our prospects, and to have the ability to specific ourselves by means of this distinctive product.”