Paris is probably the best city in the world for dessert lovers. Across the French capital, master pâtissiers, bakeries, cake shops and chocolatiers offer tempting arrays of exquisite treats. This is a city of cutting-edge gourmet creativity and over the past few years its pastry chefs have been pioneering new confections and reinventing the way traditional confections are made. Whether you are looking for the most innovative desserts in the city or wanting to sample the classics of French pastry, there’s a tremendous choice. Here we select some of the most renowned Parisian desserts and seek out the best places to find them.