Since then, David collected the material to make a longer story for CBS Sunday Morning, where his Postcards from Paris appear not often enough. In this clip, you’ll see Lionel Poilane at work making the Punishments and you’ll meet his extraordinary daughter, Apollonia, who runs Poilane today.
After you watch the video, chances are you’ll want the cookies — it’s impossible not to. If you’re down the street from Poilane, stop in — there’s always a basket on the counter. If not, you can make them yourself: the recipe’s in Paris Sweets or you can find the recipe here.