245 W 29th St 245 West 29th Street New York
NY 10001 United States
This blissful event takes place in the heart of Chelsea , a French oasis that you may also call a speakeasy .
About this event
As you arrive through the French Wink boutique or O cabanon restaurant, you ll be asked for our secret password : ’Chocolate is the answer for 2020’ before to get access to our secret mezzanine. You will be greeted by Virginia, our experienced French specialist who will serve you a traditional and authentic hot or iced cocoa ( with a twist.)
Once warmed up and while getting to know each others . You ll be given the opportunity to sip some drinks from the bar downstairs .
Then you will be whisked away through a brief history of chocolate which spans centuries, while also learning about some of the processes involved with chocolate making.
Virginia will then guide you through the “ Making Ganache”Demo, teaching you everything from scratch, as well showing you how to be creative with a traditional recipe.
You will make then your own truffles, while soon realize how a simple recipe can be molded into something as unique as your imagination. Not only you will be able to add your own flavors and topping, but your own feelings into your personal creations.
Virginia will be there with you every step of the way, entertaining you with fun facts and answers to all questions.
You also will get special discount on the gift boutique on your way out.
And if you did not eat all beforehand, you will be able to leave our experience with your personal creations to indulge while in the comfort of your own home.
Must be 21 for alcohol . ID check
WHEN: Monday through Friday 3 sessions per night , 4 on weekends
WHERE: French Wink boutique. 245 W 29 th street. Close to Madison sq garden, Penn station, Herald square, Hudson Yards, High line…
WHO: couples, friends, families, corporate event. Special events for kids or group upon request .
Customized event upon request.
Space is huge so I can safely welcome 20 to 30 peoples at a time .
Temperature will be checked at your arrival. Sanitizer available
When not seated , you will have to wear your mask
Event will be canceled if guests arrive 15 min late without letting me know. No refund