jacques genin has been whispered as the greatest chocolatier in paris, and has for years supplied 3 star michelin restaurants with chocolates on a strictly need to know basis. he opened up a retail shop in 2008 not too far from place de vosges, but a bit of a hike away from confectionery ground zero in saint-germain. yes, it’s taken me 3 years since his opening to make my way there.
is it worth the hike? YES! everything sold in the shop is made in the kitchen Continue reading