Belgian Chocolate Workshop
We run regular chocolate making workshops almost every day for everyone! We also organize private workshops in our venue (or yours) for groups, events, team buildings etc...
Our daily workshop lasts about 2.5-hours; we make everything from scratch and no previous cooking experience is needed. Each participant makes over 30 chocolates by herself/himself of two types: mendiants & pralines. Scroll down to know more about the Classic Chocolate Workshop
If you want to tweak the recipe, have the cooking class at your place/ office and make the workshop suit the schedule of your group, see
groups & private »
For questions and personalized service see the FAQ »
Become a real Belgian chocolate maker in about 2 and a half hours!
We provide you everything you need: cookware, ingredients & recipes. With assistance from start to end you don't need any previous cooking experience to attend the chocolate workshop. Kids accompanied by adults are welcome too.
After a short introduction, we will go through the whole process, split into teams and start tempering the chocolate!
Once each team has tempered her chocolate, each participants will start crafting his own Pralines before making chocolate Ganache (the filling) from scratch!
We will also take some time to tell you more about Chocolate, the theory behing making the best Belgian chocolates and what fair trade cocoa beans mean to us.
While Pralines are cooling in the fridge, you will learn how to craft Mendiant chocolates (crispy chocolate base with dry fruits).
Not to waste any chocolate, we will end the workshop by making real Belgian hot chocolate, an amazing drink that really taste like pure liquid dark chocolate heaven!
You can either eat your own chocolates on the spot or take them home to friends and family! This workshop is organized so you understand the basics of Belgian chocolate making and you will be able to make chocolates again! Bon Appétit.
Assistance from start to end No cooking skills required
Good to know!
The chocolate workshop is divided into 5 parts. First we learn how to temper the chocolate, then we start working on dark chocolate pralines. While our praline base harden we prepare the filling from scratch (ganache) then create your own dark chocolate mendiants. The workshop ends with a tasting and hot chocolate making!
We only use fair trade Belgian chocolate.
Classic workshop tariff 2017:
Adult: 35€ / person
Children (<16): 29€ / person
Student discount: 31€
For groups, custom workshops and wokshops on the go, please see our page Groups & private and contact us directly by email: wishes @ belgianchocolateworkshop.com or phone: +32 478 236 032 - call, SMS, What's app. Workshops are available in English, Spanish, Portuguese or French.
The Chocolate Workshop runs (almost) every day and starts usually at 11AM on Brussels Grand Place. Don't wait any longer and reserve now a delicious moment in Brussels! We limit the number of participants to deliver quality workshops. So booking in advance is recommended. We offer flexible schedule all year long to groups
1. Click on the link below to access the booking page and pick a day.
2. After booking, you receive a confirmation email with all practical info (note: check your SPAM folder if you don't receive the confirmation email!).
If you have any question, drop us a line: contact @ belgianchocolateworkshop.com
Learn in 1-hour everything you always wanted to know about the famous Belgian alcoholic beverage. From styles to brewing processes we will cover the most important beer topics and let you taste 5 great Belgian beers for free! After the tasting, you can join (or not) our famous Brussels Pub Crawl! Click here to know more about the Brussels Beer Experience.
Brussels Photo Tour
Discover Brussels with an instant camera and capture the city from a different angle! Tired of taking tons of pictures with your phone? Now you have only 10 instant picture to make! Street art and some classic Brussels point of views wont have any more secret for you! After a quick technical photo class on instant cameras, you will go with your guide around the streets of Brussels to make the perfect shot! A free drink is included as well as 10 take home instant photos! Click here to know more about Brussels Photo Tours!
You will meet with your Chef outside the tourism information office on Brussels Grand'Place (main square). She/He will be standing on the right side of the main door as indicated on the picture below and will be wearing a black cooking jacket.
If you have any problem to find her/him call +32 478 236 032.
Please note that booking ahead is compulsory.
GPS coordinates are: 50.846702, 4.352101 (copy/paste in Google Maps)
Brussels Pub Crawl
What do to in Brussels at night? Don't stay in your hotel! Visit local bars, try some Belgian beers & local cocktails...
...and the first beer is free!
© Belgian Chocolate Workshop - last update 08.2017 - email@example.com - Phone/SMS/WhatsApp: +32 478 236 032