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.
- Make a variety of delicious truffles
- Utilize the techniques of piping, rolling and dipping
- On warm days please bring a cooler for the safe transport home of your creations
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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.