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Cathie Doddridge and Michael Chilson

We had such a great time, learned a lot about chocolate, and left with delicious handmade truffles... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Companion588403
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Excellent talk on chocolate

We went to a talk at Boat of Garten and it was excellent Lovely friendly couple who clearly love... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Trevor W
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3 days ago
“Cathie Doddridge and Michael Chilson”
3 weeks ago
“Excellent talk on chocolate ”
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Get creative making deliciously ethical chocolates in our three-hour workshops. You could learn about making chocolate bars, truffles, or seasonal products such as Easter eggs. Gemma will help you use your favourite types of Fairtrade chocolate to...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Station Road | Unit 2B2, Industrial Estate, Newtonmore PH24 3BN, Scotland
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+44 1540 673847
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had such a great time, learned a lot about chocolate, and left with delicious handmade truffles. Gemma is a great, very patient teacher. ๐Ÿ˜Š !!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to a talk at Boat of Garten and it was excellent Lovely friendly couple who clearly love everything to do with chocolate We learnt a great deal Great chocolate as well ๐Ÿ˜€

Thank Trevor W
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Great fun with our 11 year old granddaughter in a morning of hands-on chocolate making with chocolatier Gemma. You can mix ingredients like nuts and M&Ms into your candies and bars, and go with dark, medium, milk, or white chocolate. You can even layer them....More

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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

The webpage looks really good bit it would be great if the opening hours are provided as well. We were there on monday at 11am but there was nobody - really sad as i love chocolate.More

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Mehmet K, Owner at Alba Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're sorry we weren't there when you visited. As we're a small business, we don't have regular opening hours and always recommend you get in touch before visiting to avoid disappointment. Our workshop dates are advertised in advance on our website. We hope you had...More

Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We planned the chocolate making workshop as an adventure for our 11 year old granddaughter. My husband and I had as much fun as she did! Gemma was the perfect teacher - lots of interesting and helpful information but not hovering as we filled our...More

Thank Marilyn V
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We really enjoyed this very interesting evening. The chocolatier Gemma gave us lots of information on the different types of chocolate, where it comes from, how it grows, etc. We very much enjoyed the tasting of six different types and blends of chocolates and were...More

Thank Oliver G
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Very interesting talk on chocolate interspersed with tasting. Whatโ€™s not to like! Great variety of products (milk chocolate, dark chocolate, dairy free etc) to try with interesting flavours. My favourites were dark chocolate with raspberry and also the one with chilli and lime! An ethical...More

Thank Killeboy
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

A lovely couple of hours spent learning about chocolate and tasting different types. Alba chocolate are clearly genuine enthusiasts for their product which comes through in both the knowledge shown and quality of chocolates made . The truffles are BRILLIANT!

Thank 704elaine
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Went for a tasting session with the business owner. Great hour / hour and a half or so - education was good - the owner knows her chocolate and was good to learn a lot more about past and current practices in chocolate making and...More

Thank Aviator12a
Reviewed 17 March 2018

The weather was not great so we were looking for an indoor experiance. Boy did we ge one! These guys offer the opportunity to have a chocolate making experience: bars or truffels. We took the truffel option and finishef up with nicely presentation bags of...More

Thank CYandBJ
Mehmet K, Owner at Alba Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you very much for coming. It was great having you along. I hope those chocolates you made are lasting well! Hope to see you again in September.

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Jean B
11 August 2018|
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Response from MehmetK4737 | Property representative |
Hi, Jean. Thanks for asking. Our usual visitors are adults, although we are happy for children older than 10 to take part as long as someone is with them. If you make a group booking, such as for a birthday party, we can... More
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