04. April 2020 - 13:00 till 15:30
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Chocolate Easter Egg Masterclass | York Cocoa Works | Saturday, 04. April 2020

Easter Egg Masterclass 
Working with chocolate moulds is a simple, yet extremely effective skill to master, join us to learn how to create your own goregous Easter Eggs this easter, from mini eggs to your own beautiful giant egg. 
This workshop is part of our Chocolate Masterclass program, it can be enjoyed on its own or as part of a series of classes. Previous knowledge will not be necessary so it's a perfect introduction to the mechanics of working with chocolate, especially for any for any cake maker that wants to understand more about how chocolate works.
During the workshop you will:

Learn chocolate moulding techniques to create your own Easter Eggs to celebrate this Easter with. 
Learn how to select the best chocolate ingredient to work with for different moulding effects
Learn how to professionally temper chocolate to ensure proper crystallisation and mould release
Create a large, moulded centrepiece together with small, individually moulded, hollow figures, filled and solid chocolates
You will beautifully wrap your chocolates to take home and enjoy
Go home with recipes and your newly found chocolate knowledge

What do you take away with you?

Each participant will take home approximately 400g of your own Easter Egg as well as the recipes and technical worksheets to be able to make your own and perfect your skills at home.
Who is it suitable for? 
Perfect for chocolate lovers of all ages and abilities who want to learn more of the secrets to create their own gorgeous chocolates at home. This course is also ideal for chefs and catering students to learn how to work with fine quality chocolate in a range of environments and purposes.Please note that children are most welcome at this workshop, however we do ask that they are accompanied by a full paying ***** participant
Chocolate Masterclass'
Our Chocolate Masterclass Series is a 10 course program that covers a whole range of techniques to enable any chocolate lover to fully master and understand how to work with our favorite food. This series of classes can be taken on their own as individual classes or can be taken as your own series
 
Forthcoming Dates: 

 

In 2020 this workshop will take place at our new Chocolate Manufactory and Academy at York Cocoa Works on the following dates:
1.30pm - 4th April 2020
1.30pm - 7th April 2020, 
1.30pm - 11th April 2020
 
Who is this workshop suitable for? 
Perfect for chocolate lovers of all ages and abilities who want to learn more of the secrets to create their own gorgeous chocolates at home.Please note that we recommend that children under 13 years accompanied by a full paying ***** participant
 
Group Bookings:
This workshop makes a great option for a private chocolate making experience such as Hen Partpies, Birthday Partpies or other special occasions. Please feel free to get in touch with our team for more information.
 
Special Dietary Requirements:
It's really important to us that everyone has a wonderful experience chocolate making, which is why we want to enable every chocolate lover to be able to have a go being creative. We are able to offer most chocolate making activities with dairy free and gluten free ingredients as long as we know in advance. If you have an individual with a nut allergy we have to say that the environment can not be guaranteed as nut free, we do however limit the presence of nuts in our workshop as much as possible, we are also able to provide new and sterile equipment for individuals with highly sensitive nut allergies. Please ask individuals or the parent or guardian of an attendee to contact us at least 48 hours ahead of the workshop so we can discuss with them how best to cater for their needs and ensure they can take part fully and enjoy the results of all their hard work. 
Please contact our team on 01904 675787 or E: chocolate@yorkcocoahouse.co.uk to discuss your requirements prior to your visit and we can ensure we can create the best chocolate enjoyment for you.
 
We look forward to seeing you