Story: French

Patisserie chef Guillaume Nicoli, 2015 (2nd of 3)

Patisserie chef Guillaume Nicoli, 2015

Guillaume Nicoli moved to New Zealand in 2005 and started the Auckland-based wholesale patisserie business Ma Charie in 2009 with wife Hiroe Nicoli. The couple began with macarons and later branched out into other French pastries. In 2015 they opened a retail store in Ponsonby. In 2011 Guillaume appeared on the television series MasterChef, which considerably boosted sales.

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Tessa Copland, 'French - People and culture', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 18 May 2022)

Story by Tessa Copland, published 8 Feb 2005, reviewed & revised 1 Feb 2016