Best cinnamon rolls in Arvada?

Wow.  Two people have come in this morning, and told us that ours are the best.  One lady even googled “best cinnamon rolls in Arvada” and we came up.   Someone also told us that in another city they use a special ingredient, which is why theirs is so good.  Cardamom.   Its no wonder they are getting noticed on Mother’s day.  groan.  Yes.  CardaMOM.  Dad’s everywhere are in stitches with that corny one.  I guess we’re behind on the marketing, but cardamom been a key ingredient for us all along.  Originally from Sweden, cinnamon rolls are supposed to have Cardamom in them.  Now, our rolls are not the moist, drippy, gooey, syrupy ones that some like.  Our rolls are traditional sweet rolls glazed with a pourable fondant that has been mixed with our simple syrup (made with real sugar), to be a glaze.   They have the right mix of spices of cinnamon and cardamom.  From scratch dough by the way.  Not some out of the bag mix we have seen at the restaurant supply houses.   Mix and water?  That’s not a cinnamon roll.  Our dough is handmade.  Eggs, flour, butter, yeast, milk, water, salt, sugar.  All things you can pronounce.  We roll out the dough on our dough sheeter  (possibly one of the coolest pieces of equipment we have) and then hand form them.  It’s a lot of work.  But you know what, I guess that’s why people are telling us we have the best cinnamon rolls in Arvada.  I think we might go national..   🙂

I tried to get a picture, and they were already half gone.  We opened up 45 min early as people tried to get Mom’s treats early.


Have a Sweet Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day Sweets

This Sunday May 11th is Mother’s Day!

Don’t you think the mothers in our lives deserve a sweet treat to say thank you for all that they do?

Moms are there for us to kiss the owies, lend us a shoulder to cry on, set us straight when we get out of line, encourage us to pursue our passions, and many other littler things that we take for granted. This Sunday, take some time to say Thank You to the moms in your life whether it be with a sweet treat from La Patisserie, a bouquet of flowers, breakfast in bed, or something as simple as a hug!

Thank you Mom!!!

See you soon!

Sadie & Randy
La Patisserie Francaise



Colorado Plus Black Forest Cake Ale

La Patisserie Francaise partnered with Colorado Plus and made a beer! We use tart cherries in our Black Forest pastries which leaves us with cherry juice leftover. Adam and I decided that we needed to brew this into a chocolate cherry stout. Chocolatey, with cherry tartness and very smooth. It came out at 8.2%. Check out this limited beer at Colorado Plus today.