WHAT WILL I GET ? A SELECTIONOF SWEETSINDEXCARDSA SURPRISE  One or several kinds of sweets to discover France(about 50 sweets on average)Specialist advice to assist you in your (re)discovery of these flavoursCulinary, creative or practical...depending on the theme.Because sweets are one of themany ways of giving pleasure! ++i GIVE IN A LITTLEMONTHLY A LOTQUATERLY PASSIONATELY6 MONTHS  TO DISTRACTION1 YEAR  £21 / 1 monthA selection of sweets Historical index cards A theme related surprise Cancelable at any time +£3 for shipping£18 / monthpostage included £60 / 3 monthsA selection of sweets Historical index cards A theme related surprise PAYMENT EVEVY 3 MONTHS Free delivery £21 / month postage included   £114A selection of sweets Historical index cards A theme related surprise ONE TIME PAYMENT Free delivery £20 / monthpostage included   £216A selection of sweets Historical index cards A theme related surprise ONE TIME PAYMENT Free delivery£19 / monthpostage included   I subscribe I subscribe / GiftI subscribe / GiftI subscribe / GiftBY SUBSCRIBING TO THE FRENCHGOURMET SWEET BOX YOU WILL BENEFIT FROM A 10% DISCOUNTon the whole shop for the duration of your subscription ... OUR PREVIOUS BOXESAPRIL  EASTER  is celebrated POUR LA CUISINEEASTER CANDIES  (excerpt)"Voici Pâques avec son lot d’œufs, ... en nougatine ou en nougat... relancent l’activité de la confiserie au début du printemps après .... L’œuf symbolise depuis l’antiquité la notion d’éternité et de fécondité. Il a tout le temps été associé aux fêtes de renouveau de la nature. Il ne faut donc pas être féru d’histoire de la religion catholique pour comprendre pourquoi il a été aussi étroitement lié aux fêtes de Pâques. D’abord utilisé par les Romains pour ... il a été logiquement adopté par l’Eglise Catholique pour accompagner les réjouissances qui accompagnent la fête de la résurrection du Christ fixée ... Sucre et fruit vous invite à prolonger la fête."MARCH  ROOTS  arehighlighted  MARSHMALLOWFROM ROOTS TO CONFECTIONERIES (excerpt)"We all know, that confectionery originated from herbal medicine. We shall make the most of this season, when confectioners no longer have fresh produce, to present you with the many applications of the root of the Marshmallow (Althea officinalis, the name in latin upholds this medicinal virtue) and liquorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra).""Marshmallow extract does not have any flavour, unlike liquorice. Furthermore, this extract is difficult to manipulate: if it is overcooked it becomes a greyish colour with a foul taste…"  FEBRUARY  MINT  iscelebrated MENTHE PIPERITAFROM MEDECINE TO SWEET (excerpt)"Medicine, spices, liquorice, aniseed and sugar"… It is under the rule of the great king Saint Louis that the profession of apothecaries was first regulated… "It is for this reason that apothecaries had exclusivity over the sugar trade for such a long time. We understand today that the main quality of sugar is to facilitate the taking of medicine by giving it a pleasant taste. This is how products that started as medicine, later became sweets. And why not mix the two?" this extract is difficult to manipulate: if it is overcooked it becomes a greyish colour with a foul taste…"