The Chocolate Life

Discover Chocolate and Live La Vida Cocoa!

Mindo Chocolate Makers Chocolate Making: From tree to Bar

Event Details

Mindo Chocolate Makers Chocolate Making: From tree to Bar

Time: June 25, 2012 at 9am to June 29, 2012 at 4pm
Location: Mindo, Ecuador
Street: 9 de Octubre
City/Town: Mindo
Website or Map: http://elquetzaldemindo.com
Phone: 011 593-02-217-0034
Event Type: course
Created By: Barbara Wilson
Latest Activity: Jun 11, 2012

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

Mindo Chocolate Makers

Chocolate Making: From tree to Bar

Location: Mindo, Ecuador

Dates: June 25-29

Cost: $750.00 per person (price does not include housing, meals, or transportation to and from Mindo)

 

You will get hands on experience in the following areas: 

 

Monday June 25

9:00 am-12:00 pm

Chocolate Making from the Bean: micro batches of pure chocolate, milk and white

 

Tuesday June 26

9:00 am -3:00 pm

Plantation tour to an organic, shade grown, family farm 

 

Wednesday June 27

9:00 am-12:00 pm

Processing Cocoa Beans: fermentation to nibs

 

Thursday June 28

9:00 am-12:00 pm

Rustic chocolate and creating fabulous chocolate bars

 

Friday June 29

1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Finishing bars and chocolates

 

Discussions: 

business aspect of chocolate making

fair trade, organic, shade grown

global state of chocolate

Direct trade with farmers 

 

**Tastings:

Each day, we will taste and and discuss the flavor and other characteristics of various brands and percentages of chocolate

 

Course participants will take home plenty of chocolate and other products that you make. 

For more information please email bwilson@mindochocolate.com

Comment Wall

Comment

RSVP for Mindo Chocolate Makers Chocolate Making: From tree to Bar to add comments!

Join The Chocolate Life

Attending (2)

Might attend (1)

Not Attending (1)

Member Marketplace

Promote TheChocolateLife

Bookmark and Share

Follow Clay on:
Twitter :: @DiscoverChoc
F'Book :: TheChocolateLife
F'Book Group :: LaVidaCocoa
Paper.li :: @DiscoverChoc

Badge

Loading…

© 2014   Created by Clay Gordon.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service