The papillote effect: a portrait of this inevitable Christmas delicacy
November 24, 2017 - Around the Chocolate

Oh Christmas! His tree, his gifts, his socks and his Santa Claus, we love it! It’s not counting on its farandole of chocolate curls. Moreover, you will try to learn more about this festive creation? We embark you in the magical world of our curls.

Origin of the papillote

True symbol of conviviality at the end of the year, the papillote is a treat you could not live without! Colorful, gourmet and sometimes explosive, the papillotes originate from a sweet and tender love story.

A young clerk desperately in love offered twists in which he slipped a message to declare his love to the chosen of his heart. The chocolates belonged to his patron Mr. Papillot who kept the idea that he found adorable and ingenious by slipping inspiring proverbs.

The Papillote Effect

Today, the foil is always a sensation, especially at Christmas time. Declined in many essential and original flavors, the wraps of Eve have conquered us with their inspirational quotes and proverbs. Well, let’s not forget the ones that wait most children: the twists firecrackers! Served at the end of the meal accompanied by a coffee, a tea or a digestif, this festive greed reinvents each year, for our greatest pleasure!

Intense black, delicate milk chocolate, madly praline, joyfully sparkling or crisp, deliciously fruity or tenderly almond paste, one thing is certain, there is something for everyone and they have not stopped surprising us.


Because we know that a small gesture can provoke beautiful things, the magical story of the papillote continues through our gourmet and varied range and on our site Send a note to your loved ones by creating your personalized card and try to win your curl CÉMOI!


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