maitre chocolatier auer, nice

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traditional confectionary in downtown nice. this place is famous in nice for its glace fruit, and I dropped quite a few years off my age when I entered this candy shop. it’s designed in a style I can only describe as very old-school european glamour, with lots of gold and whites. you’ll see what I mean when you enter.

they sell a range of products, including chocolate bonbons, fruit cake, and even mini croissants and brioches, although they are famous for these candied fruit. I do have a sweet tooth, but I don’t particularly enjoy very sugary foods so I popped in here for its tradition and sheer curiosity.

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