Introduction to Chocolate

A full day course, this is an in-depth look at working with chocolate.

On this day course you will learn:

  • A background to chocolate, it’s properties and what forms its texture and taste,
  • The theory behind tempering/pre-crystallisation,
  • Easy and quick methods of tempering chocolate,
  • How to test if chocolate is in temper before doing anything with it and troubleshoot if it’s not.
  • Using moulds to make chocolates,
  • Making and tempering ganaches,
  • Dipping and finishing truffles.

You will come away from the course with the knowledge to temper and make your own chocolates as well as the chocolates you make on the course.

Next course date Tuesday 20th November 2018




Please note:

  • The course runs from 9:30am-3:30pm, please contact us for accommodation options if required.
  • We require the class to be full (4 persons) for it to proceed. At times sessions may need to be rescheduled.
  • Lunch is not provided so please bring a packed lunch Alternatively there are plenty of shops close by.

Additional information


Tues 20th Nov 2018, Tues 22nd Jan 2019, Tues 5th Feb 2019