You know that moment when your special snacks collection doesn't quite taste the same as it used to, right?! At Yummy Bazaar, we call that snack rut. Don't worry; we have all been there. Luckily, we are ready to let you in on our "secret cure." In our online grocery store of fun & fine food, you're bound to find a gamut of unique treats, including French chocolate twigs, goat cheese-flavored crackers, truffle potato chips, and so much more. But today, we're determined to introduce you to the most versatile of them all - Marron Glace, a criminally underrated and unbelievably moreish chestnut treat from Europe.
Marron Glaces are one of the holiday staples in French, as might be expected from the country of chestnut-enthusiasts. These moreish bites are bound to conquer your ex-pat friends' hearts easily. Culinary tales about the creation of Marron Glaces are shrouded in mystery, but as experts on dressing even the simplest stuff in sheer exquisiteness - the French have made these candied chestnuts into fancy little specialty treats, beloved across the world. To fully understand the allure of French Marron Glaces, we prepared a quick blog about what exactly are they, when they were created, and, naturally, where you can buy Marron Glaces - basically, everything you need to know. So let's get down to the nitty-gritty, shall we?