The sign behind the pastry counter at le Rendezvous Cafe and French Pastry shop in Las Cruces seemed to say it all.
If you had a yen for something sweet and French, seeing it would lead you to believe this locally-owned favorite is THE place in Las Cruces to satisfy it. And you would be right.
You take one look at this sign and begin to fixate on the pecan tarts, macarons, and buttery croissants in front of you. So you buy some pastries and take them home. Or order a cuppa to go with and eat in.
Leastways, that’s how it was for me ~ for years.
Until recently when I realized le Rendez-vous IS as much a Cafe as it is a French Pastry shop. …