Calissons d'Aix 260g
The Calisson d'Aix, is made in Provence using a finely ground mixture of almonds, the golden melon de Provence and candied orange peel, set on a potato starch wafer and topped with a layer of royal icing. The Calisson is the best known sweet from the Provence region and is recognized since 1990 as part of the Heritage of the City of Aix. It is clearly defined by the name - not just Calisson, but Calisson d'Aix and follows precise specifications for ingredients, place of manufacture, and also size and weight of each candy. This candy has a nice crunch on top and a rich, soft base with a slight chew - flavors are mainly almond but the melon and candied orange add a touch of complexity and sweetness. This box contains 20 Calisson d'Aix.
|Country of Origin||France|