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We produce our own "bean to bar" chocolate in our Umpa-Lumpa-sized Monteverde chocolate factory. We are now offering a chocolate tour that demonstrates the entire process- how we select beans, and then roast and grind them to produce our "artesanal...more
Paseo de Stella Tourism Center | 50 meters North of CASEM, Apartado 87-5655, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very much enjoyed this activity - not so much a tour as a demonstration of how chocolate is made from cocao beans, with plenty of tasting opportunities at different stages. Bought some of the end product to take home

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Arth_19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chocolate tour Caburé - in Monteverde - Bob was excellent! Very informative. Well worth the $15. We ate at the restaurant on the premises. Food was very good - the chocolate desserts were delicious.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cindy_and_Alain
Reviewed November 22, 2018

Don’t expect a big commercial song and dance. This is about one man’s passion for good chocolate.. 2 hours flew past as Bob explained how chocolate is made and showed the process from bean to finished product. Very informative and thought provoking. The chocolate is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stay76108
Reviewed August 24, 2018

We really enjoyed this chocolate tour and learned so much! For $15, we felt this was a great way to spend an afternoon! Bob was really interesting and talked us through the entire chocolate process stage by stage, performing each stage as he went along...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gingerontour24
Reviewed August 17, 2018

As stated, the Cabure Chocolate Tour is decent. It cost only $15, but that is what you will get a $15 tour. It's held inside a 20'x20' room where you watch a movie. (The photos are deceptive.) Bob stops the film from time to time...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 24, 2018

This chocolate tour is a presentation and demo of Bob how chocolate is made. Bob talks about it passionately and shows his tricks how he can make the tastiest chocolate. Chocolate is indeed very tasty. Do not expect a tour over a plantation or make...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Arnoud d
Reviewed May 10, 2018

We went the day we arrived (at 2pm) after coming trough van-boat-van. It was a great way to spend our afternoon. We come from Belgium, so we really wanted to do a chocolate tour. We were lucky to have a private tour. Everything is explained...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank twinia
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Bob is so knowledgeable and passionate about the chocolate making process and took us through each step. We got to sample chocolate at different stages and try some chocolate drinks. Due to our science background, he even spent a little extra time with us explaining...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank 810sukritis
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed the tour. Bob was really knowledgable and we learnt loads about the chocolate process and really enjoyed tasting the chocolate and hot chocolate. We then stayed on at the restaurant for the evening and enjoyed a delicious meal.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank claire g
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

WOW!!! We've taken many food tours all over the world, but this one has been the best. This guy is so passionate about chocolate and shares his knowledge with his guests. He shows and explains the whole process of chocolate production and makes you taste...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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March 22, 2017|
Response from Giovannijohnny | Reviewed this property |
Alas, not at this time. Ir is only sold there.
January 15, 2017|
Response from Judi L |
15 dollars pp