Bayonne - Christmas Edition

Trudon invites Versailles and the Sun King for a golden Christmas: a magical spirit filled with opulence and humour reigns on the 5 scented candles of the collectionOn the glass, black and gold arabesques reminiscent of Versailles ironworks and gates adorn the Trudon emblem.


Bayonne, in the South West of France, during the early 16th century became the first port through which cacao was imported and the first chocolate manufacturing city in the country. Chocolate was introduced to the court of France under Louis the 14th and quickly became an obsession. If cacao is a homage to Bayonne, then chilli pepper is a homage to the neighbouring town of Espelette famous for Piment d'Espelette, imported from Latin America around the same period as cacao. Pine naturally represents the essence of Christmas and further enhances the accord, developed with the joys of Christmas in mind yet through a historical and regional angle.

Top: Cocoa
Heart: Chilli Pepper
Base: Pine

Made in France. The burning time of this 270g candle is approximately 55 to 65 hours.

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