Frequently Asked Questions
- What is a Maverick’s Macaron?
The macarons we make are French macarons. They’re a sweet and light-as-air meringue sandwich cookie made with egg whites, sugar and almond flour. Two cookies are sandwiched together with buttercream, jam or chocolate ganache to make one macaron.
- What ingredients go into each Maverick’s Macaron?
Our macarons are made with high quality, wholesome ingredients for the best flavor, texture and appearance possible. Each macaron contains almond flour, butter, sugar and white eggs, but the rest of the ingredients vary according to the flavor. The ingredients we use to make up different flavors include: fruit puree, fresh fruit, cocoa, heavy cream, coconut, pistachios, coffee, vanilla beans, natural jasmine emulsion, natural lychee flavor, natural lavender emulsion, natural rosewater flavor, natural crème brulee flavor, Nutella, natural orange blossom flavor, natural cappuccino flavor, honey, peanut butter, matcha green tea, salt, pumpkin mix, chestnut, cinnamon, sesame and food coloring.
- How big are Maverick’s Macarons?
Our macarons are around 2 inches in diameter, making them the perfect size for a quick snack or light dessert.
- How long will Maverick’s Macarons stay fresh?
If you store them at room temperature, our macarons will stay fresh for up to 12 hours. If you chill them in the refrigerator, our macarons will stay fresh for up to one week. To keep our macarons fresh for the longest time possible, you should place them inside a sealed container and pop them in the freezer. They’ll stay fresh and delicious for up to 6 months in there!
- Do Maverick’s Macarons contain nuts?
Yes! Almonds are a huge part of our recipe and are found in every one of our macaron flavors.
- Are Maverick’s Macarons gluten-free?
Yes! Our macarons are entirely gluten-free, making them suitable for anyone with coeliac disease or anyone avoiding gluten.
- Are Maverick’s Macarons dairy-free?
Sadly not. We use dairy butter in our basic recipe for all our macarons.
- What’s the best way to place an order with Maverick’s Macarons?
Please visit our Macarons page to browse our different macaron flavors and place your order. If this is your first time ordering from us, we recommend you try the yummy variety box which contains a selection of all our flavors.
- Why should I buy Maverick’s Macarons?
We try not to boast, but we really do think our macarons are the best. (Although the Ladurée macarons come in at a close second, teehee.) What makes them superior to any other bakery macaron is that we make them entirely from scratch and with real love. We use the finest possible ingredients and a recipe that we’ve spent years perfecting to lovingly craft the best ever macarons. All this results in an amazing light and crisp texture, deeply rich flavors and a beautiful appearance that other bakeries just can’t compete with.
- Where do you deliver?
We deliver our macarons all across the United States via USPS. Please note, we can only deliver to physical street addresses. We can’t deliver to P.O. Boxes or APO/FPO/DPO shipping addresses.
- How long will my macarons take to arrive?
Standard shipping typically takes 5-7 working days to arrive. Orders are shipped Monday to Friday and if you place your order before 12:00PM EST, it will be shipped the same day. If you place your order after 12:00PM EST, it will be shipped the following day. Orders placed on a Friday will always be shipped on the following Monday, unless it’s a business holiday, in which case it will be shipped on the Tuesday.
- Can I place a rush order?
Yes! To place a rush order, simply choose that delivery method and time that suites your needs at the checkout. You can have one delivery of macarons sent via rush order or, if you take advantage of our “Set and Save” option, you can have all your macaron orders set to come on a regular internal as often as you like.
- How much is shipping?
All Maverick’s Macaron orders are delivered for free! Unless you place a rush order, in which case you’ll need to pay extra to guarantee the speedy delivery of your macarons.
- How are Maverick Macarons packaged?
We carefully and securely package our macarons so they arrive fresh and safe in your hands. We place the macarons inside solid clamshell packaging which is sent inside a second protective case insulated with double gel packs. Then we put the case inside a bubble wrap sealed envelope which goes into our shipper-approved corrugated packaging.
- Do you offer any discounts?
We love our customers as much as you love our macarons and to show how much we are, we sometimes send out exclusive special offers to our subscribers and followers. To snap up any discounts, sign up for our newsletter, like our page on Facebook or follow us on Twitter or Instagram.
You can also get a discount on your order with our “Set And Save” special. If you choose a schedule and have your macaron order delivered on a regular basis, you’ll get 10% off each box! Perfect for macaron lovers who never want to be without their sweet treat.
If your question isn’t answered above, please get in touch! We’d love to help. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.