Melt has an intimate boutique in the heart of Notting Hill. I've many years of experience with chocolate tastings and story telling - but wanted to add the fascinating story of chocolate and music to bring the whole experience alive. For part of the tasting we will use a blindfold to allow you to savour the complexity and tastes of Chocolate. We will tell the story of the evolution of chocolate from raw bean in the Amazon to modern Chocolate bar. I. Aztecs The impact this clash of civilizations had on the World - sometimes described as the greatest event in history. Taste: Chocolate Nibs, Chocolate & Chili II. European Chocolate Then we move to 17th Century Venice to discover the story of Chocolate and Love. How Casanova and the Courts of Europe developed a passion for chocolate and how its belief as an aphrodisiac drove its popularity. Taste: Hot Chocolate, Gianduja. III. Entrepreneurs and Chocolate Finally, we understand how entrepreneurs in Switzerland and the UK developed the chocolate we know today. How milk chocolate was first developed and the very first chocolate bars. Taste: Milk Chocolate and Melt's Chocolate- some of the finest chocolate in the world. We are passionate about teaching our customers about real chocolate and the modern parable that chocolate has become - from a magical spiritual substance to in some cases a simple candy.
Chocolate Tasting (blindfold) and Story Telling. Our master chocolatiers we will teach you how to taste chocolate and tell the great story of chocolate . You will have the opportunity to taste some of the best chocolate in the World. Also tasting chocolate through each of the steps from the raw bean to the finished bar brings to life one of the great stories in the world. The tastings will be conducted blindfold - to enable you to slow down and savour the tastes and complexity of fine chocolate. The talk will cover Aztecs discovery of chocolate to modern bonbons made by Melt, London's Most Luxurious. Think of a Wine tasting but with chocolate. We are passionate about real chocolate and teaching people about the modern parable that chocolate has become - from a wonderful magical food to a candy.
Eat lots of the best chocolate in the World. Tasting amazing chocolate from the best single origin estates. Melt will provide…
We will provide a glass of prosecco and mineral water
Small chocolate gift in Melt's designer bag
Our beautiful boutique shops are based in the heart of Notting Hill. I will host the experience at Melt Chocolates, 6 Clarendon Road, London, W11 3AA. An authentic Artisan experience in a foodie haven, Holland Park. We are located a few minutes from Holland Park station.
An experience combining tasting chocolate and its history. This is an antidote to the frenetic digital world, a blindfold helps you slow down and focusing on the sublime taste of cocoa.
Sensory Chocolate Tasting Blindfold