sugar Kent Taylor PhotographyYou can have your cake and eat it too at Tout Sweet Patisserie.  You can also have your wine and drink that, too, with dessert! 

 Desserts Paired with Wine and Beer

Yigit Pura, chef and owner of Tout Sweet Pâtisserie in San Francisco, has created a 3-course seasonal dessert menu to be paired with local artisan wine and beer beginning Thursday, February 14 (Valentine’s Day).

sweets Kent Taylor PhotographyTastings at Tout Sweet  A 3-course dessert menu features a rotating selection of seasonal offerings, each paired with local artisanal wine and beer. Tastings@Tout Sweet will take place from 7 – 8:30PM on the second Thursday of every month. “I’m really excited to marry my experience in fine dining and creating plated desserts with everything that is Tout Sweet,” says Pura. “For our first three tastings my staff and I will create a tasting menu revolving around my tasting menu on ‘Top Chef Just Desserts’ but with a fun twist using the best ingredients from local farmers.”

Thursday Tastings

  • Thursday, February 14 (Valentine’s Day)
  • Thursday, March 14
  • Thursday, April 11

cookiesThe cost is $55 per person and includes a takeaway gift at the end of the evening.

About Tout Sweet

Using inspiration from Pura’s many travels throughout the world, Tout Sweet Pâtisserie whets the appetite and imagination of guests with a delectable selection of sweet and savory treats including Pura’s trademark French macarons, petit gâteaux (small cakes), verrines (layered parfaits), as well as a rotating menu of seasonal offerings and signature and celebration cakes.

Nestled on the third floor of Macy’s Union Square, Tout Sweet infuses an authentic French ambiance with a clean and modern California perspective. Retail shelving along the perimeter of the store features gift options including dessert sauces, fruit curds, artisan jams and marmalades and other confections. Tables and chairs nestled throughout the store provide seating for up to 20 people. A communal table serves as the centerpiece allowing for a relaxed and informal atmosphere, and the opportunity to engage in conversation with other guests.

If you go:

Seating is limited; advance reservations are recommended by calling 415-385-1679.

Tout Sweet Pâtisserie is located in Macy’s Union Square (170 O’Farrell St., 3rd Floor).

Store hours: Mondays – Saturdays from 10AM – 9 PM; Sundays 10AM – 7PM

For up-to-the minute information, visit www.toutsweetsf.com.

Photographs by Kent-Taylor Photography