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Craft sweets at a chocolatier's lab

Craft sweets at a chocolatier's lab

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Food and Drinks
Languages:Offered in English and French

About your host

My partner and I discovered cocoa while traveling in Colombia. We fell in love with this tree, its beans, and the whole process of chocolate making. We craft chocolate like wine, working with the "terroir", which means very specific regions and varieties of cocoa beans. We are the first ones to craft our own chocolate in Marseille, and we would like to share our knowledge. So welcome to our place…
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What we’ll do

We will start with an explanation of cocoa growing, cocoa history, and diversity. I got this knowledge from five months of traveling in Colombia with cocoa farmers and in research centers dedicated to cocoa. Then we get in a professional laboratory to work on each step of the chocolate making process. I will help you craft your own chocolate bar. If you like you can add nuts, dried fruits, and…

What else you should know

We will enjoy delicious chocolate together.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Chocolate bar
Drinks
Hot or fresh chocolate
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Where you'll be

We handle the workshop directly in our factory, which is the only one in Marseille. Actually, we are one of only a few small sized factories like this in France, since a lot of chocolate is made on an industrial scale.

Things to keep in mind

Dietary preferences

If requested, the host can accommodate the dietary needs listed. You must let the host know before the experience if you’d like an accommodation.
Soy-free
Soy-free
Dairy-free
Dairy-free
Peanut allergy
Peanut allergy
Tree nut allergy
Tree nut allergy
Shellfish allergy
Shellfish allergy
Gluten-free
Gluten-free
Egg-free
Egg-free
Fish allergy
Fish allergy
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
Pescatarian
Pescatarian
Vegan
Vegan

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 4 and up can attend. It’s up to each guest to understand the ingredients being used and communicate any allergies or dietary restrictions to the host. Guests should also consider that consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry,…

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We will enjoy delicious chocolate together.
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Craft sweets at a chocolatier's lab
10 reviews
$69/person
10 reviews
$69/person