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Cacao

41A # 210 X 48 Sisal, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
+52 999 406 0868
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This is a great little stop on your walks around Valladolid. My boys (4 and 7) really liked... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2016
pjmill
Artisanal chocolate in the Yucatan

I did not get to see the chocolate-making process during my short time in Valladolid, but I was... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2016
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We are the only chocolate factory in the entire state of yucatan who rescue the mayan traditions of the cacao is for us an effort to be show to the people who visit us, and we are glad to share with them how cacao is convert in chocolate in a natural organic way. we give a free tour and free degustation.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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41A # 210 X 48 Sisal, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
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Reviewed 22 April 2016

This is a great little stop on your walks around Valladolid. My boys (4 and 7) really liked learning about the chocolate making process and trying the little samples at the end. The staff was very friendly, spoke to us in English, but also indulged...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2016

I did not get to see the chocolate-making process during my short time in Valladolid, but I was still able to enjoy a chocolate tasting and a short tour of the facility (it's really small). The guide spoke some English, which with my limited Spanish...More

Thank msd204
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

My 16 year old daughter and I visited this place and loved it. We drank traditional chocolate from a gourd and bought two boxes of chocolate to take home as gifts. We appreciated the excellent prices and free mini tour.

Thank Simone V
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The tour was fun and the chocolate was even better! Yes, it is pricier than you'd expect, but its handmade and ridiculously good! We brought back quite a few bars and boxes as gifts that people went crazy for. TRY THE OREGANO CHOCOLATE OMG MY...More

Thank Staceyinsocal
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Don't bring your wife! My wife spent $74US on chocolate. In fairness it's delicious but maybe not $74 delicious. Great to hear about the history of chocolate.

2  Thank cucharaloca
Reviewed 22 December 2015

The hostess was very friendly and spoke great English, she was very informative and gave a great tour and history of Mayan cacao. We enjoyed sampling the different types of cacao and left with 6 boxes of cacao to take back home! The tour was...More

1  Thank Daisy H
Reviewed 16 December 2015

I was wandering around Valladolid on the afternoon of November 15th and stumbled upon this small chocolate museum located along the charming and quiet diagonal street known as Calzada de los Frailes on the way towards the Convent de San Bernardino de Siena. I stepped...More

2  Thank BrittanyAdventures
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Worth a quick stop for a short (5min) tour of cacao and its history and importance to the maya. The have some very unique flavours in the free tasting afterwards with a chance to purchase. Yum!

1  Thank Ammon W
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Get a quick overview of the history of chocolate, and then buy some of the best hand made cacao you'll ever taste!

1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Came here just before dinner and were given a great, quick tour through the histroy of chocolate and chocolate making in the Yucatan. Absolutely gorgeous chocolates on offer. The tour is free "as are the best things in life" but we absolutely had to bring...More

1  Thank Erik E
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