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Lorge Chocolatier

Bonane, Kenmare EIRE, Ireland
+353 64 667 9994
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Chocolate Making Hen Party

What a fantastic experience, 16 of us travelled to Lorge Chocolatier for an afternoon of chocolate... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SharonFromKerry
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Cork, Ireland
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Chocoholic

Very kind people and the chocolates are delicious! There is a small shop in town, but also a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Colleen133
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Tampa, Florida
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Lorge chocolates are the first choice of many of Ireland's premier hotels and can be purchased in select fine food retailers nationwide.Visitors to the gourmet town of Kenmare can visit Benoit's traditional chocolate shop and see the hand-crafted delicacies take shape..
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  • Poor2%
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Bonane, Kenmare EIRE, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic experience, 16 of us travelled to Lorge Chocolatier for an afternoon of chocolate making.. throughly enjoyed the afternoon Benoit & Daniel are true master chocolatiers.. chocolate making class super and the chocolate to die for... highly recommend for an afternoon.

Thank SharonFromKerry
benoit l, Manager at Lorge Chocolatier, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Merci sharon, you and your girls made that course so funny , what a pity that kerry lost against "rest of the world" at the last question of the chocolate quizz !!! (ah,ah,ah !!!) See you soon Benoit

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very kind people and the chocolates are delicious! There is a small shop in town, but also a factory out in an area called Bonane. It's a bit of a drive, but if you happen out the way, make a stop. They have a shop...More

1  Thank Colleen133
benoit l, Manager at Lorge Chocolatier, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Colleen, Thanks for visiting us on your last trip in Kerry, hope to see you again soon Benoit LORGE

Reviewed 4 March 2017

What an absolute delight. Spent two days learning the art of chocolate making. Benoit was so patient and kind. The course was a wonderful insight on how to become a chocolatier and has a maximum of 4 persons per class… and is very hands on....More

Thank Anne2hig
benoit l, Owner at Lorge Chocolatier, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Good to hear that you have a great week end with us in Kenmare. Let me know when you start practicing !!!

Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We were staying in Kenmare over the school half term (02-11-2016) and paid a visit to Lorge for their chocolate course to learn all about it. We had such fun, Benoit was a super host and everyone is the group from 5 to 13 (and...More

Thank MarkMcKillen
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We stumbled across the amazing Lorge Chocolatier on the way to Gougane Barra recently and believe me, we have never been so happy to have stopped to ask for directions!! First up, is the amazing smell .... once you park outside, you are surrounded by...More

1  Thank KangaAndRu
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We were a group of 7 adults and 7 children doing the chocolate making session and we all absolutely loved it. Dave and Roy were brilliant with the kids and we all learnt a lot as well as getting covered in chocolate. Chocolate rain was...More

Thank Poshfpg
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stopped into the little shop along Kenmare's Main Street before beginning the ring of Kerry and we did not regret it. The night before our camper van had been leaked into by the rain absolutely saturating our mattress and clothes. After...More

2  Thank Kirsten O
benoit l, Owner at Lorge Chocolatier, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

Hi Kirsten, Sorry to hear about the leaking , yes this things can happened in Ireland !! We are glad that we have make your day better !!! I passed the message to Leigh the girl how was in the shop , she does remember...More

Reviewed 9 September 2016

On the beautiful drive to Kenmare, you come across this little chocolate shop on the side of the road. Definitely stop! From individual truffles to jars of chocolate sauce, Lorge has it all. If you are buying gifts for others, definitely buy yourself a treat...More

2  Thank TheLawrences31
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped on the way to Killarney, and treated ourselves to some chocolate and some pressies for friends. Well worth dropping in.

Thank Worzal
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Booked in advance of arrival in kenmare and turned out to be a fantastic fun way to spend 2 hours on a "typical" irish summers day!!!. Kids loved it came out covered in chocolate and a bag of goodies. Definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank wirehighsky
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Livod
Hi I'm just wondering are there any upcoming courses I'm very interested in learning a little about chocolate making Thanks Olivia kinsale
24 March 2015|
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Response from Brenda R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Olivia, I am sure if you contact them,they could be of help to you. If you google them all contact info comes up.Best of luck. Brenda
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