08/14/2013 02:19 pm ET Updated Oct 14, 2013

Pastry Chefs Reveal Their Favorite Desserts Around the World

Pastry chefs like Dominique Ansel, François Payard and Andrea Litvin spend their days crafting up delicious sweets for the world to enjoy. But what are their favorite desserts? We find out.

By Jennifer M. Wood, Condé Nast Traveler

Pastry Chef Desserts

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