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Perfect Pralines - Master Class Series

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Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 11:30 AM (GMT)

Perfect Pralines - Master Class Series
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Child (under 16 years old) - Perfect Pralines Sep 2, 2017 £28.00 £0.00
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Perfect Pralines

To Praline meant to preserve, usually coated in caramelized sugar, the word praline now has different connotations, classic praline is blended sugar coated nuts, while in the chocolate box it’s usually a chocolate filled with a nut and chocolate combination, while in Belgium all filled chocolates are known as pralines. We will be exploring the whole process working with almonds and hazelnuts, learning different techniques to create different flavours before creating our own perfect praline filled chocolate. 

This workshop is part of our Chocolate Master Class Series, 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 basic sugar boiling techniques to be able to make classic caramel
  • Learn how to combine caramel with different nuts to create a classic praline base
  • You will work with tempered chocolates to mould and create your filled chocolate pralines
  • By the end of this workshop you will be able to effectively boil sugar to create your desired consistency.
  • You will make a variety of praline flavours to create your filled chocolates for you to take home.
  • You will beautifully wrap your creations 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 chocolate 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 adult participant

 

Forthcoming Workshop Dates:

This Workshop takes place 11.30am - 1.30pm on the following Saturdays:
Saturday 29th April 2017, 2nd September 2017
 
Or join our evening classes and follow your workshop with drinks and dinner 6.30pm - 8.30pm on the following Thursday evenings: 
Thursday 10th November 2016, Thursday 9th November 2017

Chocolate Master Class Series

Our Chocolate Masterclass Series is a 15 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. 

 
Group Bookings:
Group Chocolate Making workshops are available for any sized group and are perfect for school groups, hen parties, birthday parties, corporate rewards and entertaining, we can join you at your venue or place of work or you can join us at one of our partner venues to cater for larger groups. We advise that groups of 8 or more join us for their own private workshop, contact us on 01904 675787 to check availability and to discuss your group booking further.

Special Dietary Requirements:

Please be aware that the ingredients we will be using contain dairy, sugar and soya, although nuts are not used the ingredients may contain traces of nuts. Please contact contact@yorkcocoahouse.co.uk or T: 01904 675787 to discuss special dietary requirements.

Have questions about Perfect Pralines - Master Class Series? Contact York Cocoa House

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York Cocoa House
3 Blake St
YO1 8QJ York
United Kingdom

Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 11:30 AM (GMT)


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York Cocoa House

York Cocoa House

Dear Chocolate Lover, 

At York Cocoa House, we love all things chocolate - eating, making, cooking and most importantly sharing.  Join us to discover the wonderful world of chocolate in the heart of York, the chocolate city.
 
We have a whole range of exciting chocolate activities that you can join us to indulge in and learn a bit more about chocolate, the food of the gods. Visit our Cocoa House Chocolate Cafe and try our Afternoon Chocolate Tea or just drop in at our cocoa house for our own specially made York Cocoa House hot chocolate and explore chocolate's history in York.
 
We are often making chocolates in the shop.  Feel welcome to come and watch or ask us if you can test what we're making.

We look forward to seeing you

Sophie
 
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