Introduction to Chocolate Class – Seminar 1.1 (Moulding Chocolates)

The next stage of handmade chocolates is moulding. On this natural progression day, Seminar 1.1 will continue to establish the innovative techniques that will provide you with the knowledge to create your own personalised range of moulded chocolate products.

You will learn to use coloured cocoa butters and other techniques that make your chocolates shine like jewels.

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Who should attend?

Anyone who has an interest in further developing their chocolate knowledge, whether you are considering making chocolates for home, opening your own business or just want to update your professional skills.

What will the course provide?

Skills covered

This is an informative, practical and hands on course for beginners incorporating a range of products and techniques.

  • Explanation on the use of coloured cocoa butter
  • Choice mould, how to prepare them and look after them
  • A recap on Tempering
  • A review of equipment and machinery
  • Ideal working and storage conditions

Course Description

  • Moulded chocolates with different ganache and praline fillings
  • Decoration with coloured cocoa butters and creative powders
  • Fun chocolate bars
  • Seasonal novelty chocolate figure
  • You will also receive a full list of UK supply contacts to assist you with your chocolate equipment and ingredient sourcing

What is included in the course?

  • Beverages and biscuits to begin the day
  • Hands-on practical cookery learning
  • Interactive demonstrations
  • Live feed TV screens to capture expert skills
  • Professional tuition and qualified advice
  • Light sit-down lunch and refreshments with wine (or non-alcoholic alternative)
  • List of ingredients used and listed in your recipe packs
  • Full use of Hunters Academy of Food training kitchen
  • Full recipe packs to take home
  • Certificates given on completion of this course
  • Your lovely hand-crafted chocolates to take home with you

What to wear: You will be in a professional cookery school environment so will need to wear comfortable clothes and preferably covered, closed toe shoes.

Are you looking to gift a class?

Our Gift Vouchers can be redeemed against any class at Hunters Academy of Food. We will immediately schedule delivery to you or as gift directly to your chosen recipient.

Duration of the class:

9.30am – 4.30pm approx.

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