A macaron is a French pastry. Macarons were first made in the 8th century but didn t become widely known until two nuns, seeking asylum during the French Revolution, sold the dessert to pay for their housing. These nuns became known as the Macaron Sisters.
About Old World Christmas: Each figural glass ornament produced for The Merck Family's Old World Christmas is hand crafted in age-old tradition using the same techniques that originated in the 1800's. Molten glass is mouth-blown into finely carved molds available only to the Merck Family's Old World Christmas, before a hot solution of liquid silver is poured inside. The ornaments are then hand-painted and glittered in a series of labor-intensive steps to achieve the beautiful creations.
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