• Danie van der Merwe
    Take a Sweet Peek Inside Paris’ Oldest Chocolate Shop - Founded in 1761 on rue du Faubourg Montmartre

    As the confectionery capital of the world, Paris has no shortage of candy shops. To succeed in a sea of macarons and madeleines, these confiseries must prove that they’re the cream of the crop—a feat that family-run chocolate shop À la Mère de Famille has continuously accomplished for two-and-a-half centuries.

    À la Mère de Famille was founded in 1761 by Pierre-Jean Bernard, a young grocer. Aft...  more