. A true regional gastronomic symbol, it is composed of a crunchy shortbread crust contrasting with a melting filling based on pastry cream or black cherry jam. Find our 7 favorite addresses.
Here the Basque cake is available with almond cream, chocolate, black cherries, hazelnuts, and citrus fruits. There is also gluten free!
Mairson Pariès 1 place Bellevue – 64200 Biarritz
Find the other Maison Pariès boutiques in the Basque Country: https://www.paries.fr/
You will find the traditional versions with cherry and cream, but also a chocolate version!
Maison Adam 4 place Louis XIV – 64500 Saint Jean de Luz.
Find out more about Maison Adam: www.maisonadam.fr
Here is a real institution in Biarritz! Come to this historic tea room to eat the traditional Basque cake (or some of their sublime pastries) in a Grand Siècle setting.
Miremont 1bis Place Georges Clemenceau – 64200 Biarritz www.miremont-biarritz.fr
Everything at Krakada is homemade, even the cherry jam!
Krakada , place du pediment, Ateka building 64250 Itxassou
At this master chocolate maker, let yourself be tempted by the traditional Basque cake but also by the many chocolate specialties!
Henriet Place Georges Clemenceau – 64200 Biarritz
See the other Henriet stores in the Basque Country: https://chocolaterie-henriet.com
Moulin de Bassilour: our favorite
To savor a Basque cake made before your eyes in a mill! An artisanal production in the purest Basque tradition.
Moulin de Bassilour, 1129 rue Bassilour, Bidart 64210 www.moulindebassilour.com
The bonus address: Loubère
A confidential address that you will give us news about!
Loubère, 11 rue Larralde, 64200 Biarritz, France
Do you feel like a pastry chef? Find the Basque cake recipe on the Nouvelle-Aquitaine website.