Chocolate Workshops, Parties & Talks
BOOK A CHOCOLATE WORKSHOPS FOR OVER 14-YEAR OLDS – We offer two chocolate workshops which can be booked privately for 4-10 people on Tuesday or Wednesday evenings; just choose between the Complete and the Regular workshop, pick 3 friends and email us your preferred dates, and we will do our best to accommodate you.
The Complete Chocolate Workshop:
We teach the art of hand-rolling fresh cream truffles; dipping cut pralines; moulding your own flavoured chocolate fondant hearts; creating beautiful chocolate lollipops with different cocoa butter decorations, and designing gorgeous chocolate mendiants with a variety of delicious ingredients such as apricots, almonds and ginger. We’ll also help you gift pack all your handmade chocolates for friends and family, decorating with curling ribbon and stickers, for a professional finish to your hard work. Class includes wine or Cocoa Mama’s hot chocolate. £75 per head for 3 hours.
The Regular Chocolate Workshop:
Learn how to make delicious dark chocolate bars with your own favourite inclusions – hazelnuts, almonds, orange, ginger, chocolate rice pops – even jelly beans – and then hand-roll fresh cream truffles. Spend time packing your chocolates with our usual generous collection of ribbons, bags, boxes and stickers. Class includes wine or Cocoa Mama’s hot chocolate. £50 per head for 2 hours.
BOOK A TEA PARTY for a minimum of 10 people and enjoy an hour’s exclusive use of our back room or sunny courtyard, Monday – Saturday afternoons.
Sandwiches, drink, a handmade Victoria sponge cake to share, and chocolate treat £6.95 per head
Include making chocolate lollies £10 per head.
BOOK A CHOCOLATE TALK, DEMONSTRATION AND TASTING: 1 hour for a minimum of 10 people, Tuesday to Thursday evenings, £5 per head.
BOOK A CHILDRENS’ CHOCOLATE WORKSHOP, dipping truffles, decorating pralines and making chocolate lollies. A minimum of 8 children under 14, maximum 12 children, £20 per head.
Please email the Chocolaterie to arrange a date first, we will then contact you to confirm your booking and take a deposit by debit or credit card. All bookings require a 25% non-refundable deposit 7 days prior to the workshop.
Vouchers - Payment must be made in full for a voucher (valid for 6 months). In the event of a voucher expiring, book a full-paying friend to come with you and we’ll honour the out of date voucher.
Groups - a deposit can be paid (refunds can be given within 7 days of purchase) and the balance 24 hours prior to date (no voucher will be issued). Full payment entitles you to vouchers for your group. In the event of not being able to attend another person can be sent in a place or you can book another date as long as at least 7 days notice is given. Cancellations made without booking a new date, or providing less than 7 days notice will lose deposits.
In the Classic, Regular, Quick and seasonal workshops, 8-14 year olds must be accompanied by a participating adult. Junior workshops are private groups, no adults allowed!
Your cancellation rights - from the point of payment you have a seven-day period to be entitled to a refund. After seven days you are not entitled to a refund but can either move your booking to a different date that suits your diary or send someone else in your place.
Our cancellation rights - No shows - there are no refunds for failing to cancel or not attending a booked class. In the event that we need to cancel a class or are unexpectedly closed you are entitled to a full refund or book another class of your own choice within 6 months. In the event of not attending on the day due to unexpected weather or illness you may be charged for costs incurred, you will be notified if this is necessary when you call to explain your non attendance. Otherwise a new class must be booked within 4 weeks or send someone else in your place.
Cocoa Mama Chocolaterie: 01379 870688