202305 - Co Chocolat Chocolate Factory: A Delicious Journey from Farm to Table
Co Chocolat Chocolate Factory: A Delicious Journey from Farm to Table
Co Chocolat Chocolate Factory, the Middle East's first farm-to-table chocolate factory, is excited to offer a unique and interactive experience that takes visitors on a delicious journey from their farms in Agusan del Sur to the table. With a commitment to quality, sustainability, and education, Co Chocolat invites the public to indulge in the art of chocolate-making.
Co Chocolat Chocolate Factory provides visitors with an immersive and educational journey into the world of chocolate-making. Knowledgeable guides accompany guests, providing detailed explanations of each step, from the harvesting of cocoa beans to the creation of the final products. With three distinct tour options, there is something for everyone to enjoy:
- The Seedlings Tour: Perfect for young chocolate enthusiasts, this 60-minute adventure introduces children to the origins of cacao beans and the process of creating healthy and delicious chocolate products. The tour includes an indulgent tasting session and the opportunity for kids to create their own chocolate creations.
- The Pod Tour: This premium ninety-minute experience offers a deeper dive into the history of Co Chocolat Chocolate Factory and the journey of its sister co-founders from agri-social entrepreneurs to fine-flavor chocolate makers. Guests will learn about the farm-to-bar process, witness the factory's inner workings, and savor the taste of cacao fruit. As a special treat, visitors can mold and package their own chocolate bar creations to take home.
- The Chocolatier Tour: For an exclusive and private experience, the Chocolatier Tour provides guests with guided access to the factory's kitchen and the expertise of a maitre chocolatier. In addition to all the features of the Pod Tour, participants will learn the fundamentals of chocolate-making and create their own chocolate bars and truffles.
Co Chocolat’s commitment ensures the highest quality of chocolate with no added preservatives or artificial flavors. By supporting local farmers and providing fair pay for their hard work, Co Chocolat Chocolate Factory contributes to sustainable and ethical practices in the chocolate industry.
They welcome the public to experience the delicious journey of cocoa beans from their farms in Agusan del Sur to the table. The factory is open for public tours from Thursdays to Sundays, offering an unforgettable opportunity to taste and learn about the art of chocolate-making.
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About Co Chocolat
Co Chocolat is a farm-to-table, single-origin, artisanal, handcrafted chocolate brand. It is a women-led, homegrown UAE, family-run brand.
Co-founders and sisters Luchie and Iman are certified “Cacao Doctors” after they were able to directly grow cacao trees in their farm after one year of graduation in 2015. They co-founded the social enterprise www.OFWparasaMagsasaka.com in 2016 and continue to empower farmers through healthy chocolates.
Chef Luchie as she is now called by her team of chocolatiers, not only dictates roasting profiles at cacao farm level, but she also creates all the recipes that Co Chocolat produces here in the UAE. She accomplished her chocolate education in the USA for bean-to-bar chocolate-making and furthered it by attending the school of Valrhona, France in Tain L’Armitage making her the UAE’s first and only maître chocolatier from farm-to-bar.
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