Beginners Chocolate Making at Home - May

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Beginners Chocolate Making at Home - May

Cairns Class Sunday 26 May
  • AU$ 46.75
    $ 55.00
    SKU: BCMAHMy
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*excludes childrens tickets.

Learn how to make delicious chocolate from scratch easily and simply in your own home using Australian cocoa, in this DEMONSTRATION style class.

Previously chocolate making was reserved for commercial manufacturers and required factory grade equipment.
However, in recent years chocolate making techniques have been adapted for the home environment making it easy to make with everyday kitchen equipment.

It will cover:
- History of Chocolate including 200-year-old traditional Mayan hot chocolate tasting and recipe
- Cocoa growing in FNQ, the chocolate capital of Australia
- Visit to the cocoa trees in the Cairns Botanic Gardens
- Overview of bean to bar and commercial chocolate making
- Ingredient hacks to get super smooth melt in your mouth chocolate at home
- Professional techniques for making chocolate confections

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
- How to make a decadent dark chocolate from scratch using cocoa products such as cocoa butter, cocoa mass and cocoa powder
NOTE: Recipe alternatives for those who don't like dark chocolate will be provided and dairy-free and vegan students are catered for
- How to make filled chocolates
- Skills, techniques and recipes to make an impressive variety of chocolate confections for family and friends
Techniques for:
- Moulding chocolate
- Adding textures and flavour
- Decorating ideas
- Enrobing chocolate: you will learn the very same technique used by chocolatiers around the globe for coating their filled chocolates
- Storage and shelf life

WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE
- Delicious samples of all chocolates made on the day
- A traditional Mayan hot chocolate shot on arrival
- All the recipes and techniques in a take home information booklet
- A 3 pack of Heavenly Cacao chocolates valued at $13.50
- Heavenly Cacao's Ebook Conscious Confectionery valued at $12.95 (available as a pdf download)
- 10% student discount on all ingredients and mould purchased on the day

WHO IS THIS CLASS FOR?
Chocolate lovers:
- New to chocolate making
- Who want to start experimenting with their own chocolate creations

Tickets must be purchased in advance.

DEMONSTRATION STYLE CLASS
Venue: Botanic Gardens Visitors Centre
Collins Ave, Edgehill
Date: Sunday 26 May
Time: 10.00-11.30 am
Price: $55
Kids: $27.50
(For children's bookings please call Nicole on 0408 063 746)
EARLYBIRD DISCOUNT - BOOK TODAY
Save 15% on every booking between now and 15 May.
*Excludes children's tickets.

What to bring: An appetite for chocolate and a pen to take notes:-)

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