We are delighted to share with you a range of chocolate making experiences, activities, workshops and training at our Cocoa Academy at our Chocolate Manufactory - York Cocoa Works.

Discover something for all ages, abilities and interest levels in our program, together with recipes and our chocolate making activity kits and ingredients. 

Where better to learn than York - The Chocolate City

Our Chocolate program at York Cocoa Works is now back up and running and we're looking forward to welcoming you.

Please be aware that we are working on a restricted basis at this time and are subject to prevailing government operating guidance at the time of the workshop, should we need to make amendments your workshop booking is fully refundable. 

Drop-In to craft your own chocolate lollipop in our Cocoa Cafe or book on to craft your own chocolate bar in our regular chocolate making activities. Keep an eye out for creative chocolate making classes we regularly add to the program to celebrate holidays and festivities. 

Visit our Booking Pages to see the full range of choices in our upcoming program. 

We're looking forward to welcoming visitors back to York Cocoa Works, please get in touch if you would like to discuss reservations for party, private tours and groups by emailing chocolate@yorkcocoahouse.co.uk

Chocolate Lollipop Making
Chocolate Bar Making Workshop
Chocolate Activities Booking Site

Take your tastebuds on a journey around the world of chocolate with our Chocolate Tasting activities, our Manufactory Tasting Journey takes place every day at York Cocoa Works, or pick up your own tasting set to explore more at home. 

Chocolate Manufactory Tasting Journey
Chocolate Tasting Workshop
Chocolate Tasting Collections

Our Manufactory Tasting Journey can be redeemed through the York Pass scheme. To book your place visit our booking page, using promotional code "YORKPASS" at checkout - you will be asked to provide your unique York Pass code. 

You will need to show your York Pass on the day of your visit.

York Cocoa Works Masterclass program

We are pleased to share our Chocolate Masterclasses as you take your own journey into the world of chocolate. 

Saturdays & Sundays 

9.30am - 12.30pm

Our Masterclass program covers subjects from Chocolate Making from Cocoa Beans, Tempering, Making Ganache and Chocolate Fillings like Caramels and Fondant as well as our favourite chocolate baking recipes.

Our Chocolate Learning Program is our flexible training program to support professionals within the chocolate industry or food professionals wanting to develop a hands-on, in-depth understanding of the chocolate making process. Learning takes place in our Cocoa Academy as well as within our Chocolate Manufactory where participants can enjoy a behind the scenes insight into how our chocolate is made. 

Chocolate Masterclass Program
Visit our forthcoming Chocolate Education and Training Program
Visit our forthcoming Chocolate Training and Education Program

This 5 day program explores the whole of the chocolate making process from sourcing cocoa, quality analysis, roasting, chocolate making techniques through to crafting recipes and products with your newly made chocolate. 

Participants are welcome to bring their own recipes and ingredients for business development support.

Chocolate Gift Vouchers