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Barry Colenso Chocolate Courses

Barry is one of the world's leading authorities on chocolate and he loves to share his passion with others, and frankly who doesn't want to learn about this glorious product.

Barry will always tailor the sessions according to your needs if you let him know in advance.All you have to do is to find a level and a style that suits you and then the fun can begin.......

 

Chocolate Evenings & Parties

Includes a lively introduction to the story of chocolate, its history and its cultivation .You will learn the amazing journey from bean to bar.

You will get the chance to see and touch cocoa pods, to break into real roasted cocoa beans and to taste and smell them.....and it will be fun too...before you know it you will be an expert in your favourite addiction !

Next, you will learn about handling chocolate,what's important when you're cooking with chocolate and making chocolates. Finally, you will be guided through a chocolate tasting where you will get the chance to try some special single origin chocolates.

Duration:
2 hours

Group Size:
Perfect for small groups of up to 8 people

Book now:
If any of the courses interest you, please email Barry at barry@barrycolenso.com or call Barry to discuss on 07836 621932

An Introduction To Chocolate

Includes a lively introduction to the story of chocolate, its history and its cultivation .You will learn the amazing journey from bean to bar.

You will get the chance to see and touch cocoa pods, to break into real roasted cocoa beans and to taste and smell them.....and it will be fun too...before you know it you will be an expert in your favourite addiction !

Next, you will learn about handling chocolate,what's important when you're cooking with chocolate and making chocolates.Then, you will be guided through a chocolate tasting where you will get the chance to try some special single origin chocolates.

After all that talking and eating, theres a practical hands-on session led by Barry for you to work with chocolate, making sculptures and chocolate pieces to take home.

Perfect day out for anyone keen on chocolate so individuals, couples and family groups.
This is brilliant as a treat for your team and for team building too.

Duration:
1 day

Group Size:
Group sizes start at 4 and will work for up to 20 people.

Cost:
£175 per person to include all materials.

Book now:
If any of the courses interest you, please email Barry at barry@barrycolenso.com or call Barry to discuss on 07836 621932

Chocolate Masterclass

In addition to the overview about chocolate- history and cultivation - Barry will guide chefs and chocolatiers-in-training through the basics of working with chocolate.

Working in a kitchen, Barry will explain and demonstrate tempering and moulding to show you how to work with chocolate for cakes, desserts and chocolates.He will also help you create some wonderful fillings which you can use as the base for your own future creations.

Each day is very hands on and you will leave with the information and education to make your own chocolates !

Perfect for those already working in a kitchen and those of you who want to make your own chocolates possibly to sell or because you want them to be the best!

Duration:
2.5 days

Groups Size:
Groups sizes are small - from 2 to 4 people - so you will get lots of Barry's time and attention.

Cost:
£1995 to include all materials and lunches.
Please note that this price does not cover overnight accommodation, although this can be arranged locally if you let us know when you book.

Venue:
Derbyshire

Book now:
If any of the courses interest you, please email Barry at barry@barrycolenso.com or call Barry to discuss on 07836 621932