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Cacao. The origin of chocolate

Cacao. The origin of chocolate

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks and 1 ticket
Languages:Offered in English and Spanish

About your host

We are founders of a social enterprise specialized in travel and gastronomic experiences related to cacao, chocolate and other Mexican products, Ruta Origen. We travel around the country to meet artisanal producers of cacao and to promote the responsible consumption of Mexican products. We carry out tastings and tastings and we bring information and products directly from producers in southern…
Gerardo & Rodrigo
Gerardo & Rodrigo
Gerardo & Rodrigo
Gerardo & Rodrigo

What we’ll do

We will meet each other in Colonia Juárez, one of the most emblematic neighborhoods in Mexico City. We will meet at a restaurant specialized in cacao and chocolate to learn about the different presentations of cacao products, we will try a traditional drink while we start the conversation. We will make a talk about the complete chocolate process, taste cacao beans, butter and Mexican high quality…

What else you should know

We recommend a breakfast before the experience and drink water before, during and after the experience. We will try a lot of cacao and chocolate, they will be of the highest quality

What I’ll provide

Snacks and Other
Chocolate tasting. Cacao grains and cacao butter We will try 3 winning chocolate bars at the international chocolate awards from 3 different origins (Chiapas and Tabasco). We will try different kinds of roasted cacao grain and we will experiment with cacao butter.
Drinks
Traditional beverage We will try traditional Mexican beverages from Cacao de Chiapas. We will have a refreshing drink to start and one at the end
Tickets
MUCHO We will have tickets to the chocolate museum, we will be your personal guides.

What to bring

Bottled water
Willing to walk a few blocks
Eager to taste some real chocolate

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Where you'll be

The experience is in Colonia Juárez, one of the most interesting neighborhoods in the city, surrounded by some of the most important avenues in the city. We will visit the Chocolate Shop La Rifa to know some products derived from cocoa. We will visit the Chocolate Museum - MUCHO and will make a personal guided tour to know all the story behind the cacao and the chocolate in México

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 14 and up can attend.

More tips

We recommend a breakfast before the experience and drink water before, during and after the experience. We will try a lot of cacao and chocolate, they will be of the highest quality
Gerardo & Rodrigo
food tasting
Cacao. The origin of chocolate
24 reviews
From £48/person
24 reviews
From £48/person