If you’re wondering what to do this cold wet and windy weekend, consider heading out to to the Chocolaterie. Based in one of Australia’s premium wine regions and surrounded by the picturesque Yarra Valley orchards, a visit to the Chocolaterie is an experience the whole family can enjoy.
And really, HOT CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL! Need I say more??
You can watch the art of chocolate making from handcrafting to hand-packing. Sweet tooth? There are plenty of free chocolate tastings, and over 150 different chocolate varieties and chocolate inspired gifts to tempt you!
The menu includes breakfast, morning tea, light lunch, and various treats. You also might like to know that all the menu items are made with produce from their kitchen garden and ingredients from nearby farms.
When: Hot Chocolate Festival runs 1-31 August.
Open 7 days 9am – 5pm
Phone: 03 9730 2777
Where: Yarra Vally Chocolaterie, 35 Old Healesville Rd,
Yarra Glen VIC
Cost: Free entry, free chocolate tastings & watch Chocolatiers at work. ($3.50 for hot chocolate)