Chocolate Week 2011

This week is Chocolate Week, and we've looked up a few of the richest, sweetest and temptuous events around. Which one will you be heading to this week?

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Chocolate Unwrapped, London
15 October, London Bridge
The highlight of the week – the Chocolate Unwrapped show. The day includes chocolate sculptures, chocolate cooking, demonstrations and appearances from the world’s top chocolatiers.

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10 – 16 October, Highland Perthshire, Scotland
Experience chocolate from around the world with hot chocolate truffle ganache and a free gift of velvet truffles and pralines. 

Chocolate Tasting Menu at Clos Maggiore, London
10 – 16 October, Covent Garden, London
Named London’s most romantic restaurant, they have created a six-course menu including chocolate in both sweet and savoury dishes. Prices start at £59.

Fondue nights, afternoon tea and truffle workshop, Cornwall
10 – 16 October, The Widemouth Manor, Cornwall
The hotel is hosing the Divine chocolate fondue nights, available after dinner, or with afternoon tea.

Autumn Wild Hedgerow chocolates and new Smoked Seasalt Caramel, Dorset
10 – 15 October, Chococo, Dorset
Discover the limited edition chocolates available to sample everyday during chocolate week in Swanage. 

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Chocolate and Wine Tasting at Cheese cafe and bar, London
12 October, Hotel Chocolat, London
Combine some excellent wines, and some mouth-watering chocolates and you’ll find yourself at the Cheese café and bar. Prices start from £45.

Blindfolded chocolate tasting, London
14 October, Rococo Chocolates, Knightsbridge, London
Treat your taste buds as you savour chocolates from all over the world with different textures and aromas.

Chocolate Gourmet Evening, Birmingham
15 October, New Hall Hotel & Spa, Birmingham
A gourmet 4 course dinner, including specially picked wines and high quality Valrhona chocolate incorporated into every course.

Chocolate food and music festival, London
15 October, Melange Chocolate, Peckham, London
Celebrating the three-year milestone for the business and chocolate week in style with music and chocolate from cocoa producing countries.
 

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