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Chocolate Tour in Mindo, Ecuador

Chocolate Tour in Mindo, Ecuador

Duration:1 hour total
Includes:Food
Languages:All languages welcome
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About your host

I am the founder of Mindo Chocolate Makers, the first small-batch chocolate maker in Mindo, Ecuador. Since 2009 I along with our guides have taught thousands of people from all over the world about how chocolate is made. We have two small-batch chocolate "factories" in Mindo, Ecuador and Dexter, Michigan. I have level 2 certification in chocolate tasting from the International Cocoa and Chocolate…
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What we’ll do

We will take you on a tour of the chocolate making process starting at the cocoa trees, tasting the fresh cocoa fruit, fermenting, drying and roasting the beans, winnowing and stone grinding small batches of chocolate, You will learn how we turn cocoa beans into chocolate bars-step by step.

What else you should know

It is a good idea to wear long pants and socks for walking around the grounds. Sandals and flip flops are not recommended.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Chocolate!

What to bring

An appetite for Chocolate!
Rain gear
bug spray or long pants and socks
boots or shoes for rain and mud
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cooking class
₹719 per person
₹719 per person