The Art of the Chocolatier · Les Marquis De Ladurée by Vincent Lemains, Julien Christophe & Serge Gleizes (Hardcover—2014)
The universe of chocolate is a world shaped by a thousand secrets, by perseverance and by know-how founded on passion. Ladurée continues its quest for the ultimate indulgence with Les Marquis de Ladurée, opening a magical portal to a dreamlike world, where dainty meets delicious, a universe exclusively dedicated to chocolate.
In this book, chocolate lovers will discover its many varieties and virtues, but also its history, its process of fabrication, the art of enjoying chocolate, as well as famous chocolate connoisseurs of the past and present. And since you could hardly be expected to read about chocolate without treating yourself to a taste, Ladurée proposes a selection of recipes for chocolate bonbons and other pastries that you can make at home.