Make your very own chocolatey creations with this Original Chocolate Making Workshop with a master chocolatier leading the way. You’ll have a choice of locations and times and will leave your experience with plenty of handmade treats - provided you haven’t eaten them all before your class ends.
You’ll be using milk and dark chocolate to create giant buttons, discovering the techniques, used by chocolatiers, such as marbling, you’ll hear all about the history of chocolate making and how it gets from bean to bar. You’ll cut, dip and decorate, melt and cool your chocolate, with the chance to create your own ganache after watching a demonstration. There will even be gooey fudge to dip and decorate with toppings such as, white chocolate flakes and strawberry curls. You should head home with new skills and knowledge ready to impress your friends and family.
- Learn about the history of chocolate
- Cut, dip and decorate your own handmade chocolates
- Leave with plenty of your own handmade chocolates
- Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card
We’re working with our experience partners to ensure we’re adhering to government advice as it updates. Please check with the supplier at time of booking for their individual recommendations.
What happens on the day?
On arrival at your chosen location, you will be met by your guide for the day and introduced to your group. You’ll pop your apron on and learn a short history on the process of creating chocolate, from bean to bar.
You’ll sample cocoa in its natural state and try a selection of different quality and exotically flavoured chocolate. You’ll move on to melting and cooling,to create a giant chocolate button to decorate using techniques learned from the chocolatier. After which, you will set about decorating gooey fudge with toppings such as white chocolate flakes and strawberry curls. … you should have plenty to take home, assuming you don’t eat them all at the workshop.
- Minimum age: 8 (under 16s must be accompanied by a full paying adult)
- Disabled access is available with prior notice, if you require this facility then please advise at the time of booking (one person is able to accompany a disabled participant without charge)
- Vegetarians/Vegans can be catered for on request
- The experience content, equipment used and restrictions may vary by location
Your voucher is valid for six months from the date of issue. It is essential that you book and take your experience before this date. This voucher cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
Courses run on most Sundays and occasional Saturdays in London and Saturdays only in Brighton and Manchester. Start times vary depending on the date but typically there are courses running in the morning, afternoon and early evening.
We recommend you book at least four weeks in advance to ensure that dates are available. All bookings are subject to availability.
Please allow up to 2 hours 30 minutes for the whole experience, the actual time spent participating is 1 hour 20 minutes.
Timings may vary on the day, depending on the class size. Guests are requested to arrive 10 minutes before their experience is due to begin. Please don't arrive any earlier than this though, as there is little waiting space.
What about insurance?
The centres contracted with us hold public liability insurance. We also hold contingency liability cover. You will not be liable for accidental damage to equipment, except where damage has been caused as a result of recklessness or wilful negligence.
Please ensure you are familiar with the terms and conditions of the experience.
How it works
All you have to do is pay for the experience you wish to purchase and we’ll send a voucher and booking information to you or directly to the recipient, then you just need to check the info and book your experience.
Packaging and Delivery
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