11 Sep 2011 • 1 review • 0 follower
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Leonidas was brought into Singapore in 1998, and sold to local company Chocz in 2007, so you can find them at Chocz boutiques around Singapore.
at $19.80++/ 100g, this s*** is not cheap. It works out to be about $3.30 per piece, which seems to be the benchmark for luxury chocolates.
The Marron is a bit of a misnomer, since chestnut is not an ingredient here. I suppose it could refer to the shape, as this piece does look like a chestnut from some angles. Dark chocolate; praline layers; caramelized hazelnuts.
Taste-wise, it did not deliver. The chocolate was decently smooth, the praline not too sweet, but