Louis XV Chocolate

Chocolat-chaud Louis XV

Serves 4 people

  • 300 grams chocolate
  • 30 cl water
  • 1 egg yolk


Make the recipe in a saucepan.

  1. Boil water and chocolate over low heat.
  2. Place the egg yolk in the pan and stir.

Suggestion: it is best done the day before. Instead of one egg yolk, one can use the egg white whipped.


Flaunt Your Frenchness


  1. […] Louis XV, king of France in the 18th century, is considered a great lover of the cocoa drink. Around 1730, the king prepares himself this beverage in the kitchens of its apartments. Find the full recipe here. […]