Saturday 24 February 2018

Café Knosel in Heidelberg is where respectable men and women, always accompanied by their guardians, used to converge in the 1800s. They were forbidden from fraternising with each other, and so depended on side glances and surreptitious smiles. And on The Heidelberg Kiss, a delicious chocolate delicacy which young men used to send over to women who had caught their eye. You can still enjoy the chocolate praline nougatty delight today.

The Heidelberg Kiss

Café Knosel in Heidelberg is where respectable men and women, always accompanied by their guardians, used to converge in the 1800s. They were forbidden from fraternising with each other, and so depended on side glances and surreptitious smiles. And on The Heidelberg Kiss, a delicious chocolate delicacy which young men used to send over to women who had caught their eye. You can still enjoy the chocolate praline nougatty delight today.

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