Bourges City Guide

La Forestine: the legendary sweet


La Forestine: The Legendary Sweet

1879: La Forestine, a sinful little treat, was created during the Second Empire. Invented by the confectioner Georges Forest, this sugar sweet filled with chocolate praline, simultaneously crunchy and soft, has received many awards: a silver medal at the Paris World Fair, and a gold medal at the Colonial Exhibition. The famous Forestines are now part of France’s gastronomic heritage. When you enjoy this unique sweet you bite into a piece of legendary history! An essential sweet not to be missed during your stay in Bourges in our ACE Hotel Bourges.

Found at: La Forestine is located a few minutes from the ACE Hotel

Maison des Forestines
1 rue du Dr Témoin
18000 Bourges