If you’re passing through the Pilat Regional Nature Park, it would be a shame not to stop at Julien’s Candies. Whatever your age, this family confectionery transports you to sweet memories of yesteryear. Through a visit of the factory and the museum, and many tastings, Julien and his craftsmen make you discover sugar in all its states: berlingots in the old way, artisanal marshmallow, fruit jellies, toffees, nougatines, chocolates… Julien’s sweets, it is the appointment of the gourmands not to be missed in the South of the Loire!”
The essential confectionery of Pilat
Les Bonbons de Julien is one of the few artisanal confectioneries in France awarded the title of Master Artisan. And it deserves it. The factory has been making unique, original and quality confectionery for years for the pleasure of the most demanding taste buds.
During your visit to the factory, you will be amazed by the demonstration of the confectioner, who in no time, transforms the caramel into candy paste, to finally form by hand pretty berlingots and lollipops.
Julien... and Jennifer's sweets
Trained confectioners and chocolate makers, Julien and Jennifer are at the helm of Julien’s Candies. After launching their own artisanal workshop respectively 10 years ago, the couple has since been joined by a team driven by the taste for artisanal sweets. Today, they make and sell candies with only natural flavors, no artificial colors and no preservatives. Only good to go back to childhood !
Julien's sweets online
For those who can’t visit Julien’s candy factory, or for those who didn’t think of buying candy at the end of their visit, the sale continues online!