Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery
Attention all chocolate lovers, you need to check out the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery. Try some delicious ice cream, taste test dozens of different chocolates, and join a workshop to make your own!
Chocolaterie in Melbourne?
Just over an hour from Melbourne, set on 40 acres of stunning scenery in the Yarra Valley, enter a world of chocolate where you are greeted with the sweet smell of cocoa as you walk through the doors.
With shelves upon shelves of different types of chocolate, your taste buds will be watering as you decide which treats to taste first!
Along with the chocolate there is also a huge range of ice cream with flavours you could only dream of.
And of course, there is a café with gorgeous view where you can sit and have a coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and some sweets. This is definitely not the place to be for those counting calories!
For kids, they have pencils and colouring pages for the kids in the cafe so you can sit and relax.
What is also great is that they have large glass windows looking into the factory, so you can watch the workers doing their magic. Kids love it!
Make sure to check out the special workshops they have on for families as well.
Chocolate Making Classes
The Yarra Valley Chocolaterie has a range of chocolate making classes and workshop to make your tastebuds melt.
For adults, there is a special high tea with a menu to die for. Enjoy a refreshing drink on arrival, followed by decadent petite delights, scones, ribbon sandwiches, pastries and endless organic local teas, barista coffee and real hot chocolates.
Families can enjoy creating their own rocky road. In this 30 minute hands-on session, discover the taste the most popular chocolates from their specialty ranges. Then craft your very own rocky road choosing from over 50 exotic ingredients to blend with milk, dark and white chocolate.
For the kids there is a special Become a Junior Chocolatier class which is strictly a kid zone only. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home three chocolate creations to enjoy.
35 Old Healesville Rd, Yarra Glen
Every day – 9am -5pm
Things to do in the Yarra Valley with Kids
If you are visiting the area, make sure to check our main post: Things to do in the Yarra Valley.
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