Are you a die-hard chocolate lover? Come learn how Colombians create the chocolate, or Cacao, which you adore, from bean to bar! Drive into the heart of the Colombian Coffee Region to small town of Belalcazar. It’s a place which feels like it was forgotten by time. Don’t forget to bring your camera!
Learn about the history and defining characteristics of artisan chocolate in Colombia. Visitors will view and understand overall production of chocolate, and the botany of the Cacao tree. You’ll have the opportunity to harvest a ripe cacao pod, open it up and begin the process of fermentation. Learn how to make your own chocolate bar with cacao beans that you helped to process and roast.
Savor the earthy flavor of your very own cup of freshly prepared hot chocolate at the end of this tour.