Consider yourself a chocolate lover but know little about Colombian chocolate? Locals have long enjoyed this country's fine-flavour cacao, and now their secret is out, thanks to an explosion of new chocolate companies.
With Colombian Chocolate Club's classes and tastings, you could be among the first to explore this exciting new chocolate origin, and discover how cacao will help Colombia achieve peace.
Tuesdays and Fridays from 2pm to 4pm
As with wine and coffee, quality chocolate exhibits a myriad of aromas and flavours. Colombian fine chocolate is as distinct as its regions and as diverse as its ecology. Discover the flourishing world of fine Colombian cacao and chocolate in this fun and enlightening chocolate tasting workshop. Learn how chocolate is made and the different origins, styles and qualities of chocolate, and how this "seed of peace" will help Colombia recover from its long and devastating internal conflict. And, of course, try a range of Colombian regional chocolates in a delicious and informative tasting.
Maximum 10 guests.
Wednesdays from 10am to 1pm
Get hands-on with Colombian fine chocolate in this practical 3-hour chocolate truffle making class. Working with pure Colombian chocolate and exotic local ingredients, learn to temper chocolate, create and flavour ganache, roll and dip chocolate truffles, and decorate your artisanal creations. Take home a beautifully presented tin of your chocolate truffles to share with friends and family, or enjoy all on your own.
Maximum 8 guests.
All Colombian Chocolate Club experiences are conducted in English in our dedicated space in Chapinero Alto, Bogotá's foodie paradise.