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Chocorama chocolate fair November 11-13

Salon du Chocolat has just closed its doors in Paris for another year. But in a city where chocolate is as almost as ubiquitous as art, there’s already another chocolate fair coming up. Chocorama, Paris’s “chocolate market”, is taking place from November 11-13, 2011 at Espace des Blancs Manteaux, in the Marais district. Thirty-five French … Continue reading Chocorama chocolate fair November 11-13


Jean Maiffret opened his first confectioner’s shop in Cannes in 1885, selling candied fruit, chocolates and other sweets. Since then, the business has been run by successive generations of the Maiffret family. In 1959, Maiffret opened its first chocolate shop in Paris, on avenue des Champs Elysées. Today, Maiffret has two chocolate shops in Paris, … Continue reading Maiffret