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  • Theatre review: The Veil

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    19.10.2011

    Prestat and our luxury chocolates have a long association with the theatre. Loyal customers include such theatrical greats as Sarah Bernhardt in the 1910s and Sir John Gielgud and Dame Peggy Ashcroft in the 1950s – joined today by Olivier Award winner Adrian Lester. Neville Croft, former owner of Prestat, was a playwright whose writing [...]

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  • Theatre review: Playboy of the Western World

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    10.10.2011

    Prestat and our luxury chocolates have a long association with the theatre. Loyal customers include such theatrical greats as Sarah Bernhardt in the 1910s and Sir John Gielgud and Dame Peggy Ashcroft in the 1950s – joined today by Olivier Award winner Adrian Lester. Neville Croft, former owner of Prestat, was a playwright whose writing [...]

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  • Recreating the Prestat Bomb

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    06.10.2011

    Part of the joy of Prestat being so old (109 years and counting!) is recreating old recipes. Prestat’s founding family, the Dufours, created the chocolate truffle in Chambery, France, in 1895 before Antoine Dufour sensibly emigrated to London. The original Prestat truffle was named The Napoleon III truffle after the gourmand (a polite way of [...]

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