May 28, 1659. Louis XIV grants the monopoly of the sale of the chocolate to a Toulousain. - The Point

That there be no mistake, the drug most sought, the most popular of our days, this is not coke, nor cannabis, or even tobacco or the pinard. It is the chocolate

May 28, 1659. Louis XIV grants the monopoly of the sale of the chocolate to a Toulousain. - The Point

That there be no mistake, the drug most sought, the most popular of our days, this is not coke, nor cannabis, or even tobacco or the pinard. It is the chocolate ! With the advantage of being nonprescription. This scandal, which one of Bygmalion looks like a bluish, begins truly to may 28, 1659, when Louis XIV granted David Chaillou, first valet de chambre of the comte de Soissons, the privilege of manufacturing, selling, and debit the chocolate in all the kingdom of France for 29 years. A dealer unique and official !

It takes him two years to Chaillou, to open its pre...

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