Large box of gourmet chocolates
Large gourmet chocolate gift box

Le Grand Ballotin

Regular price $200.00

Our Grand Ballotin weighs over 2 pounds and contains every chocolate we make... that is a very large box of sweet delights containing 4 layers of Assorted Barks & Brittles, Truffle Assortment, Bonbon & Pavé Assortment, Crispy Royaltines and French Turtles. When you want to impress with a gourmet chocolate gift, size matters. 

Includes:

Bonbons & Pavés

Banana Caramel Bonbons
Hand-painted Dark Chocolate pyramids filled with banana-white chocolate ganache and a layer of fresh caramel.

Calvados Caramel Bonbons
A French Caramel Apple! Our Handpainted Bonbon is filled with chocolate-blended caramel and Calvados - a French apple brandy from Stéphane's native Normandy. This features a complex yet subtle flavor. The center is 60% extra bitter tempered chocolate.

Passionfruit Ganache Bonbon
The intense flavor of passionfruit is not overpowered by white chocolate. This combination is a taste of paradise.

Raisin-Cognac Bonbons
Each of these beautifully hand-painted, cognac infused raisins are ground and mixed with 40% milk chocolate ganache for a distinct French specialty. It is then enrobed in our gourmet 66% dark chocolate couverture.

Coconut Ganache Pavés
36% white chocolate blended with organic fresh flake coconut creates a chewy ganache that is had dipped in 60% extra bitter dark chocolate. Discover the lovely contrast between the bitter chocolate and the subtly sweet coconut center.

Dulce-de-Leche Pavés
This fine milk chocolate is infused with a hazelnut paste then layered with chocolate caramel. It is then enrobed in 60% extra bitter dark chocolate couverture to create this bite-size decadent candy.

Hazelnut Praline Pavés
Fresh Hazelnut praline mixed with 40% milk chocolate that makes a rich ganache. It is then enrobed in 60% dark chocolate and topped with roasted whole Hazelnut corone.

Peanut Butter Pavés
40% milk chocolate is blended with 100% natural hand-pureed peanut butter making for a salty-sweet delicious candy center. It is then hand-dipped in our 60% extra bitter gourmet dark chocolate. The balance of the peanut butter and the perfect blend of dark and milk chocolate makes for a beautiful classic combination.

Truffles

Caramel Dark Truffle
A simple yet sublime combination of caramel and 66% gourmet dark chocolate with a hint of salt. Silky texture and gorgeous flavor.

Basic Black Truffle
A true delight for Dark Chocolate lovers. Our Black Truffle is made with our 66% extra bitter gourmet dark chocolate ganache rolled in pure cocoa powder. Buttery, dark and sinfully good.

Espresso Dark Truffle
This truffle is a coffee lovers dream. It is made with freshly ground espresso powder. This 66% dark chocolate truffle is creamy and perfect after a meal or with a cup of coffee.

Red Velvet Truffle
Perfumed with Grand Marnier orange liquor and Tahitian Vanilla, this 66% dark chocolate with a natural reddish color is then enrobed in 60% dark chocolate couverture and lightly rolled in confectioners sugar.

Saigon Cinnamon Truffle
Fresh Saigon Cinnamon from the Vietnamese highlands is the key flavor note of this 66% dark chocolate truffle. It is then lightly rolled again in Saigon Cinnamon & sugar.

Whiskey Truffle
Our boozy Truffles. 66% extra bitter gourmet dark chocolate ganache with a nip of Whiskey... Bourbon to be specific. It is then rolled in pale-green powdered sugar.

Barks & Brittles

Peanut Brittle
A generous amount of roasted salted peanuts carmelized into a crisp bark. Discover this French interpretation of an American classic.

Dark Chocolate English Toffee
Our chunky Toffee has a firm texture and a delicate crunch. It is buttery, nutty, and rich.

The Dark Bark
A perfect mix of Pistachios, Pecans, Dried Cranberries, Raisins, and Currants are the sweet and salty components of this simple and satisfying 60% dark chocolate bark.

Milk Chocolate Fruit & Nut Bark
Premium Pistachios, Pecans, Dried Cranberries, Raisins, and Currants are the sweet and salty components of this simple and satisfying 40% milk chocolate bark.

French Turtles

Dark Chocolate French Turtles
Simple yet sublime. Our Dark Chocolate French Turtles have delicious pecan chunks drenched in gooey caramel. They are then hand-dipped in 61% extra bitter dark chocolate couverture for this French twist on the American Turtle.

Milk Chocolate French Turtles
Simple yet sublime. Our Dark Chocolate French Turtles have delicious pecan chunks drenched in gooey caramel. They are then hand-dipped in 40% milk chocolate couverture for this French twist on the American Turtle.

Crispy Royaltine
Chocolate Hazelnut paste is mixed with puffed rice and enrobed in extra bitter 61% dark chocolate for a feather-light crispy treat.

INGREDIENTS

Please see individual product links above for ingredients.
VEGETARIAN. Allergens: may contain traces of nuts, soy.

PACKAGING & SHIPPING

Our ballotins are traditional French boxes filled with loose chocolates and gently wrapped with a beautiful ribbon. Most chocolate in France is sold by weight and we apply the same principal here in order to give you a generously filled box. 

35 oz = a little over 2 lbs 
Chocolates are shipped with ice packs during the warm seasons (for Northern US) and all year round (for Southern US) to ensure they are intact and delicious! A $10 fee in included with shipping.