Paris Best Baguette 2022 is in the 15th arrondissement

Published by Graziella L. · Published on 16 May 2022 at 14h56
Perhaps are you wondering where to find Paris Best Baguette 2022? Head to the “Frédéric Comyn” bakery in the 15th arrondissement. Damien Dedun won the 29th edition of the Grand Prix for best Parisian tradition baguette.

Calling all fans of delicious Parisian baguettes. It is now in the 15th arrondissement you will have to go to enjoy Paris Best Baguette 2022. Damien Dedun deposed Makram Akrout from Les Boulangers de Reuilly in the 12th arrondissement, who won last year, and therefore, wins the contest.

To discover and enjoy the best Parisian tradition baguette 2022, you have to head to 88 rue Cambronne and visit the “Frédéric Comyn” baguette. For the record, the contest for best French tradition baguette is held yearly and hosted by the city of Paris. It launches a competition between the best bakers in the French capital city.

This year, 135 baguettes competed to be tested and tasted. To win the Grand Prix for best Parisian tradition baguette, samples were to measure between 55 and 70cm (21.65 and 27.55in), weigh between 250 and 300gr (8.81 and 10.57us_oz) and have a salt content equivalent to 18 grams per kilogram of flour. Baguettes are then judged according to the following criteria: baking, taste, crumb, look. All bakers in the city have been invited to take part in the Grand Prix of the Baguette 2022, held in partnership with the Professional Chamber of Artisan Baker-Pâtissiers from Paris, Hauts-de-Seine, Seine-Saint-Denis and Val-de-Marne.

This year’s jury included professionals as well as randomly selected Internet users alongside Olivia Polski, Paris deputy mayor entrusted with trade, crafts, liberal and independent professions, as well as representative members of professional federations including the president of the Union trade of Bakers from the Greater Paris, journalists and qualified celebrities.

In addition to the €4,000 prize, the award for Paris Best Baguette gives the bakery the great honor and fame of supplying the Elysée palace for a year.

Practical information

Location

88 Rue Cambronne
75015 Paris 15

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