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Creative Chocolate Skills with Ruth Hinks
Would you like to learn creative chocolate skills?
Learn professional chocolatier skills at The Chocolate & Pastry School in Peebles, near Edinburgh. Developed by Ruth Hinks, this two day practical chocolate course builds upon the skills taught in Masterclass Level 1: Essential Chocolate Skills. Participants receive a signed certificate.
What chocolate skills will I learn?
During the creative chocolate skills course, you’ll work individually and in pairs under close supervision from Ruth. You’ll gain an in-depth knowledge of chocolate theory and practical experience in artisan chocolate making. During the course you will also explore:
• flavour matching origin chocolate
• machine tempering
• adding colour to your chocolates
• techniques for increasing the shelf life
• adding texture to fillings
• creating multi-layered chocolate fillings
• chocolate garnishes
• spray painting chocolate with an air brush and compressor
• recognising and rectifying common mistakes
• key information sources
• industry suppliers
Who’s the Creative Chocolate Skills with Ruth Hinks suitable for?
This masterclass has been designed for chefs, students and foodies. Participants will typically have a good working knowledge of chocolate or will have completed our Chocolate Masterclass Level 1. This masterclass regularly attracts participants from the UK, Europe and the USA.
Are you looking to gift a class?
Our Gift Vouchers can be redeemed against any class at The Chocolate & Pastry School. You have the choice of sending your Gift Voucher immediately by text (SMS) or email, or scheduling delivery for a later date.