Charles Chocolates Slow Food Factory Tour
Join Slow Food at the Charles Chocolates Factory in Emeryville, California for an afternoon with Chuck (Charles) Siegel, founder of Charles Chocolates. Chuck will give a brief tour of the factory, and lead a guided tasting of a special selection of confections. You'll learn how these are made, what makes each one distinctive/special, and how to taste them. Chuck will also discuss use of organic and natural ingredients in his confections.
This experience will also include a hands-on component where attendees will learn to make Caramelized Almond Clusters and Pistachio Lemon Peel Clusters.
As special treat, all attendees will take home a special gift box of Charles Chocolates confections, made with all natural organic fruit, nuts, and herbs, and containing no preservatives.
ABOUT CHARLES CHOCOLATES
Founded in 2004 and based in Emeryville, California, Charles Chocolates has set out to redefine the world of premium chocolate. Among other accolades, Charles Chocolates has been named Best of the West by Sunset Magazine and EditorÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂs Pick by 7x7 Magazine. Charles Chocolates has a loyal following for the companyÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂs standard line, but also continues to innovate with new, cutting edge products and packaging. The company has been featured in the San Francisco Chronicle, SF Weekly, the San Jose Mercury News, Los Angeles Times, ReadyMade Magazine, and online media including Daily Candy, Cooking With Amy, KQEDÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂs Bay Area Bites, the tablehopper, and Yelp.com. For more information, visit http://www.charleschocolates.com.
Charles Chocolates Factory
1451 66th Street (between Hollis & Shellmound)
Emeryville, CA 94608
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|