Grand Opening at Hotel Grande Bretagne, Athens

By Journey to Greece on February 1, 2017

The GB Corner Gifts & Flavors officially opened its doors and welcomes you all!

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The most renowned “corner” of Athens, the GB Corner Gifts & Flavors, opened its doors on Thursday, January 26th and welcomed a lot of significant friends and known Athenians. The guests had the opportunity to enter the magical “shopping” world of the renovated GB Corner Gifts & Flavors and become familiar with the unique products and original gifts available.

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The most attractive element of that glamorous night were the two chocolate waterfalls that decorated the windows of the concept store!

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In a magical atmosphere, the guests met in person the awarded French Pastry Chef Arnaud Larher and tasted his wonderful sweet creations that are officially hosted in the new and  especially designed area of the GB Corner Gifts & Flavors since December 2016.

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French tarts, pastries and the famous chocolates of Arnaud Larher enchanted the guests’ gastronomic palate and impressed them with their stylish appearance and fine taste.

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Some of the signature desserts that were elegantly showcased like fine jewelry were:

Tarte Tentation, Expression Chocolate, Tarte Tatin, Paris-Brest, Tarte Hawaii, Tarte Citron, Monte Cristo, Casse Noisette, Saint Honoré Bahia.

Guests had also the pleasure to get a taste of the colorful macarons, of the historic Hotel Grande Bretagne; their ever-classic as well as their authentic Greek flavors of mastic, halva, oil and rose, were just some of them.

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The extra fine touch of the night was that the guests had the chance to buy their favorite Zeus + Dione clothes as well as the original cashmere creations by Brunello Cucinelli.

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