Cannelés bordelais ou Canelés de Bordeaux, nos canelés parmi les meilleurs
Cannelés Bordelais

Cannelés Bordelais

“Cannelés Bordelais” or “Canelés de Bordeaux”?

It’s up to you to decide which expression you prefer! For us, no matter the spelling, the recipe is the same, and we have decided to reveal our recipe of “Cannelés Bordelais” in this easy tutorial! (However, according to the “Confrérie de Canelés de Bordeaux”, this is written with an “n” only).

“They are the best Cannelé de Bordeaux!” according to our lovely customer.


Recipe of “Cannelés Bordelais”

Canelés de Bordeaux

Canelés de Bordeaux

The Team San Nicolas have decided to reveal the famous secret recipe of “Canelés de Bordeaux” from the Chef Cyril San Nicolas. Indeed, our customers love them and regularly tell us that they are the best “Cannelés Bordelais”. And what an honor! Thanks again to all our greedy customers.


Easy tuto of canelés


So, after viewing this “Easy Tuto of Canelés“, you also will know how to make delicious “Cannelés Bordelais”, as crispy and tender as those on sale in our Bordeaux pastry shop!

Ingredients of “Canelés Bordelais”

Cannelés Bordelais

Cannelés Bordelais

We remind you all the essential ingredients for the real “Canelés de Bordeaux” recipe. So, take out your recipe book and take notes! We give you the essential ingredients of authentic “Cannelé Bordelais“:

  • 500 ml whole milk
  • 100g of flour
  • 25 g of butter
  • 250 g of white sugar
  • 50 g of corn flower
  • 4 eggs
  • a vanilla pod
  • 50 ml of rum
  • authentic copper canelés molds

Now it’s your turn to bake and concoct the best “Cannelés Bordelais”!

And now it’s up to you! Send us pictures of your “Canelés de Bordeaux” by sharing them on our social networks (Facebook, Instagram … Hashtag # PSN33). Our team will be delighted to see that this recipe of canelés will have been useful to you.

Thanks to Kweezine for this great video “Canelés Bordelais with Chef Cyril San Nicolas“!


Our pastry shops in Bordeaux

Canelés de Bordeaux

Canelés de Bordeaux

However, if you do not have time to bake and make yourself the authentic “Cannelés Bordelais”, we will always be present and happy to welcome you in our pastry shops.

Two addresses to remember: The first in the city center of Bordeaux, near the Place Pey Berland:

Pâtisserie San Nicolas – 11 Rue Duffour Dubergier – 33000 Bordeaux

The second one at the Gare de Bordeaux Saint Jean, just off the tramway and in front of the main entrance Hall 1:

Corner San Nicolas – Parvis Louis Armand – 33800 Bordeaux.

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See you soon to taste our famous “Canelés Bordelais”! And a variant: our Cream’lés; visit our page to find out more.

Team San Nicolas