Chef Nicolas Cloiseau*, Creative Director of La Maison du Chocolat, believes it is never too early to dream about the holidays so he has already begun his countdown to this year’s magical season. The trees, lights, gifts, elves, and, most of all, the fabulous confections that emerge from his kitchen are already coming to life in his sweet interpretations.
TREE OF REVERIES
A limited edition artistic piece made entirely by hand, this finely worked tree has 78 dark chocolate shiny or matte bubbles in six different diameters featuring eight scenes etched with watchmaking precision into delicate layers of dark, milk and ivory chocolate or gold leaf. The intricacy of the gold tree trunk grabs attention, while the finely crafted Christmas tree bubbles steal the show and are a testimony to chef’s poetic craftsmanship and artistry.
1400€ for the piece
Available in our boutiques from November 14, 2018 - Unavailable in our online boutique.
DREAMING OF CHRISTMAS COLLECTION
As if in a dream, a little toy workshop with elves springs to life right before our eyes. For this Christmas, our emblematic gift boxes have been decorated by Victoria Roussel, an illustrator who has a colorfuland playful universe.
Emotion Gift Box 20 chocolates 27,50€
Truffles Gift Box 30 pieces 30€
Christmas Coffret Maison 40 pieces 42€
Christmas Coffret Maison 63 pieces 67€
Christmas Boîte Maison 93 pieces 117€
Advent Calendar 45€
Available in our boutiques from November 14, 2018
A DREAMY ELF
This praline bouchée (mouthful) has a scene that illustrates the magical world of a gourmet milk chocolate elf who enchants our nights and dreams of presents. With its ivory velvet capeline (bonnet), the crunchy praline treat has a mendiant (small chocolate disc) topped with almonds, hazelnuts, pistachios and candied fruit that is covered in luscious dark chocolate. Perfect for December 21, the longest night of the year.
29€ the piece – 110g
Available in the boutiques from November 14, 2018
* Nicolas Cloiseau - Chef of La Maison du Chocolat, Meilleur Ouvrier de France Chocolatier (Best Craftsman Chocolatier of France)