Decadant and delicious, the chocolate truffle is a type of chocolate confectionery, traditionally made with a chocolate ganache center coated in chocolate or cocoa powder.
Other fillings can replace the ganache such as cream, melted chocolate, caramel, nuts, almonds, berries, or other assorted sweet fruits, nougat, fudge, or toffee, mint, chocolate chips, marshmallow, and, popularly, liqueur but here at Gânache Chocolate, we're all about the ganache!
In this fun-filled, hands on course, learn how to make a variety of delicious truffles so that you can impress your friends and family and become the expert truffle-maker that resides within you.
As part of this course, you will also learn the accompanying techniques of piping, rolling and dipping, as well as touching on the art of tempering chocolate.
What you will learn
- Make a variety of delicious truffles
- Utilize the techniques of piping, rolling and dipping
What to bring
- On warm days please bring a cooler for the safe transport home of your creations
What to wear
Casual with closed toe footwear and long hair tied back
Vendor since 2012
Gânache Chocolate offers a unique European chocolate experience for those looking for that something special in Melbourne.
Both stores boast stunning displays of beautifully handcrafted pralines made with the finest couverture chocolate as well as an extensive product range including decadent chocolate bars, gift wrapped chocolate figures and speciality hot chocolate.
The Gânache Patisserie section showcases Arno’s superb macarons and delicious French style patisserie.
All chocolates and patisserie are created with passion by Master Chocolatier Arno Backes and his team of Pastry chefs and Chocolatiers, in the kitchens above the chocolate lounge in South Yarra.
Classes at Gânache frequently become fully booked, so we require full payment to be made at the time of booking to secure your place. Payment can be made conveniently online with credit card or at the store in cash, EFT or credit card or even via credit card over the phone. Unfortunately, we can't hold places without payment
On occasion, Gânache is forced to cancel a class due to low booking numbers. We really don't like to do this as we love to teach and play with chocolate, but if we don't cover our costs we can't run the class. In instances where Gânache must cancel a class, enrolled participants will be notified 24 hours prior to the scheduled class and will be rebooked into the next available class, or a refund as required.
Gânache Chocolate requires 48 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event for a full refund or transfer. Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. We do not offer refunds for missed classes. There are no fees for refunds or transfers. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email Gânache Chocolate to organise a refund or transfer
Terms & Conditions
Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Gânache Chocolate or organised by Gânache Chocolate must agree to these terms and conditions.
1.) LIABILITY WAIVER
I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Gânache Chocolate.
2.) PHOTO & VIDEO
I agree to give Gânache Chocolate unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Gânache Chocolate classes and events or on Gânache Chocolate's premises. (For use of Gânache Chocolate marketing materials).
Gânache Chocolate requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer.
In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.