Salon du Chocolat : the cream of French know-how

23-11-2017

Salon du Chocolat 2017 : the cream of French know-how

 

With 130,000 anticipated visitors, it goes without saying that the Salon du Chocolat has a firm following!

Now in its 23rd year, it is attracting the crème de la crème of the world of chocolate. And a whole wave of new visitors too.

Franceagroalimentaire.com introduce you to some of them.

Marie Etchepare, has founded Le petit Carré de Chocolat with her master chocolatier father.

Le Chocolat des Français, represented by Matthieu Escande and his 2 partners, which is becoming increasingly popular abroad through the website and Instagram.

And then, Jean-Pierre Rodrigues and Choco², a chocolate in the shape of a cube that Japanese love.

With 500 visitors from 60 countries, including 200 leading lights of gastronomy, the salon attracts some serious food lovers and is certainly an amazing environment to showcase chocolate savoir-faire and to develop exports.