Tourists that come to Chiang Mai will usually buy some special food, products or gifts back as souvenirs, such as pork crackling, fried fish skin, Chiang Mai paper fan or silverware. But these days, when we are talking about souvenir from Chiang Mai, many locals from Bangkok are attracted to this. It can be found in Siam Paragon and some other shopping malls, this is the macaroon made by the Dhara Dhevi Hotel.
These colourful macaroons can be found in many places in Thailand, but the one produced by the Dhara Dhevi Hotel in Chiang Mai is very famous because there is a bakery where beautiful female baker making these macaroons behind the glass window every day. Tourists can watch them making the macaroons and once they are ready, you can buy them.
They are not expensive, only costs around 20 baht each. There are 30 different flavours for you to choose from, unlike other shops with limited choices. Apart from the common flavours, you can also find savoury ones in here such as black truffle, foie gras, pistachio, etc. Therefore, many locals from Bangkok come to this place and buy their macaroons.
Address: 51/4 Chiang Mai - Sankampaeng Road Moo 1, Amphur Muang, Tha Sala, Chiang Mai, Thailand