Chocolate Week 9-15th October 2017
If you love chocolate (like I do) then you have to go over to the Chocolate Week website to check out what events and tastings are going on during this week.
The Chocolate Show takes place at the Olympia National Hall on the 13th-15th October where some of the delightful and delectable things happening at The Chocolate Show include:
– A selection of the finest chocolatiers and pastry makers from the UK and around the world
– Celebrity chef demonstrations
– Workshops for adults and budding chefs
– A pop-up chocolate restaurant
– a Chocolate Bar with chocolate and drink pairings
and much more!
There is also a Participants Page which lists all the chocolate makers who are staging events during Chocolate week ( all based in London).
There is also a page just on chocolate where you will learn things you never knew about chocolate.
If you have never been to the Chocolate Show before then this is what you can expect on your visit. From Truffles, bars, fudge, brownies and cakes galore await you at The Chocolate Show, which opens its doors at Olympia’s National Hall 14th-16th October as the UK’s biggest celebration of the nation’s favourite sweet treat!
Some of the delightful and delectable things happening at The Chocolate Show include:
A selection of the finest chocolatiers and pastry makers from the UK and many countries around the world will introduce their new creations!
Celebrity chefs who will be showing off their skills on the Chocolate Theatre, with demonstrations taking place across the weekend !
The world-famous Chocolate Fashion Show will be taking place at 5pm every day, with designs made out of chocolate.
A small plates bar hosted by Adam Rawson, former chef at Pachamama, featuring chocolate in each dish, including Beef, Chocolate and BBQ sauce sliders, Crispy Cauliflower with Pecan Mole and Smoked Yoghurt and Porcini Chocolate Truffles.
Hotel Chocolat will be bringing their School of Chocolate to The Chocolate Show, giving you the opportunity to make your own bean to bar chocolate, learn how to sculpt with chocolate and more.
Paul a Young and The Intercontinental Park Lane will be hosting afternoon tea at the show with a menu including brown sugar scones with sea salted caramel.
Check out The Chocolate Show Video for even more information on the show and if that doesn’t tickle your taste buds nothing will.