Pierre Marcolini 16 Palets Fins

My co-worker Brian H. gave me this box of flavored caramel thins that he got in San Francisco.

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The phrase “palets fins” translates into “thin pucks”, and the box opened to reveal an impressive array of caramel truffles.

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There were eight flavors, with two of each flavor, so Robert and I sat down one evening and tried them all. Here are my thoughts.

  • Caramel Miel – caramel and honey, very good, not too sweet.
  • Caramel Gingembre – caramel and ginger, not strong but not my favorite.
  • Caramel Passion – caramel with passionfruit, delicious. I really liked this one.
  • Praline Pistache Noisette – praline with pistachios and hazelnuts, I liked this too.
  • Caramel Mangue – caramel with mango, yummy but a little sweet.
  • Praline Amande Agrume – praline with almond and citrus, taste like a lemon-lime praline, ok but not to my taste.
  • Caramel Fleur D’Oranger – caramel with orange blossom, I really liked this one, may be my favorite.
  • Caramel Beurre Sale – salted butter caramel, delicious but typical. I felt like I had tasted this combination a hundred times before.

I loved this sampler, and I think I would try the orange blossom and passionfruit truffles again, and possibly the pistachio and hazelnut one and the honey one. I loved trying them all, though, Samplers rock.

Thanks again Brian!

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