In-person course
in Hickling Pastures, Melton Mowbray

Chocolate Truffle Making Experience at Hanwell Wine Estate



Join us for a fun morning session and learn the art of Chocolate making. What better way to spend your time learning how to make a range of delicious tasty truffles, selecting your favourite flavours and having fun dipping and rolling them. Not only will you be feasting on Chocolate throughout your session but will also leave laden with your very own handmade truffles to enjoy later. The perfect workshop to make handmade gifts and spend time with fellow chocolate lovers. Your tutor Cathy will guide you through the truffle making process using only the best natural ingredients and fine Couveture chocolate to give a truly luxurious taste. Please note – All chocolate used is gluten and nut free Outline of the morning 10.00 am Welcome with refreshments and meet your tutor Cathy Introduction to the world of Chocolate Demonstration on how and what to do Choose your flavours Get creating and having fun 11.00 am Refreshments Continue where you left off 12.30 pm Finish Tutor Cathy has a huge passion for making exceptional artisan handmade Belgian chocolates with my husband. She runs her own local business based on the Nottingham/Leicestershire border not far from Belvoir. Following years in the business, her following is active with both local and corporate clients (Bennington carriages, Talk Talk, 3 Mobile, Lipsy, William Hill, Whyte Mackay, Nina Barbour and her 4* international equestrian events). She also specialised in life-like equine chocolate horseshoes too. Cathy’s knowledge and high standards ensure she only uses the best quality ingredients; everything is hand tempered and free from palm oil. As part of her business, she also works every week with Sat Bains at his 2* Michelin restaurant exclusively supplying his after-dinner chocolates. To ensure the quality of your personal experience, group size will be limited to 12. (Please note: a minimum number of 4 bookings is required in order for the session to go ahead)

What's included in the price?

All materials, tools and refreshments are including in the workshop price. Nothing to remember to bring, just yourself, it couldn’t be easier! So book now.


2½ hours (10:00am to 12:30pm)

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts



Hanwell Wine Estate, Melton Road, Hickling Pastures, Melton Mowbray, Nottinghamshire, LE14 3QG

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Wheelchair users
  • Hearing impaired
  • Vision impaired
  • Limited mobility
  • Learning difficulties (SEN)
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Christmas
  • Stag dos
  • Hen dos
  • Public transport
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Parking provided
  • Romantic
  • Suitable for beginners
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