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Altisimo Taste the Rare Chocolate & Wine Pairing provided by Altisimo Chocolate, Coffee & Bistro

Altisimo Taste the Rare Chocolate & Wine Pairing

Altisimo Taste the Rare Chocolate & Wine Pairing
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
90–120 minutes
Infant seats available
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    90–120 minutes
  • Infant seats available
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
Chocolate and Wine Pairing tour. One of the classic pairings with chocolate is wine. This is one of the only "rare chocolate" and wine pairing tours in Cuenca, Ecuador. One of our Chocolate Experts will guide you through a tasting tour of red and white wines paired with our amazing rare and mother tree chocolates. And it's only one block from Parque Calderon. During a portion of the tour / pairing you will learn about the History of mother tree cacao in Ecuador is partly a well kept secret. Also about the saving and preservation of the Mother Heirloom trees. We use only this type of rare cacao in order to make the finest chocolate in the world. Preserve and Taste The Rare. Come before or after your tour and enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner. We also serve wine, beer along with well and mixed drinks in addition to our ready to release Altisimo Khuya* Craft Cacao Sake' - you'll fall in Love again. *Khuya is a Kichwa language word which means "Impassioned Love"
Know before you go
  • Duration: 90-120 minutes
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
German, English, French, Spanish
What to expect
Know before you go
  • Duration: 90-120 minutes
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
German, English, French, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
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Call the number below and use the product code: 151045P3
Important information
Inclusions
  • Indulge in the flavors of three of our artisan truffles or bonbons, in addition to three samples from our current and/or not yet released 2020 Indulgence chocolate collection. Pre-selected by Altisimo
Exclusions
  • Food and other drinks are not included. Food or other drinks or desserts are available for sale in our Bistro/Restaurant
Duration
90–120 minutes
Departure details
  • Altisimo Chocolate, Gran Colombia, Benigno Malo 8-86 y, Cuenca 010101, Ecuador Walking or by Tram: The Chocolate Factory is located just one block North of Parque Calderon, directly across from the City Museum. Take the Tram (future) to the Santa Domingo Church stop on Gran Colombia the walk 1-1/2 blocks East to the Chocolate Factory - Altisimo Chocolate, Coffee & Bistro
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Indulge in the flavors of three of our artisan truffles or bonbons, in addition to three samples from our current and/or not yet released 2020 Indulgence chocolate collection. Pre-selected by Altisimo
Exclusions
  • Food and other drinks are not included. Food or other drinks or desserts are available for sale in our Bistro/Restaurant
Departure details
  • Altisimo Chocolate, Gran Colombia, Benigno Malo 8-86 y, Cuenca 010101, Ecuador Walking or by Tram: The Chocolate Factory is located just one block North of Parque Calderon, directly across from the City Museum. Take the Tram (future) to the Santa Domingo Church stop on Gran Colombia the walk 1-1/2 blocks East to the Chocolate Factory - Altisimo Chocolate, Coffee & Bistro
Duration
90–120 minutes
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Altisimo Chocolate
    Gran Colombia, Benigno Malo 8-86 y, Cuenca 010101, Ecuador
    Walking or by Tram: The Chocolate Factory is located just one block North of Parque Calderon, directly across from the City Museum. Take the Tram (future) to the Santa Domingo Church stop on Gran Colombia the walk 1-1/2 blocks East to the Chocolate Factory - Altisimo Chocolate, Coffee & Bistro
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    Altisimo Chocolate
    Stop: 2 hours
    One of the classic pairings with wine is chocolate. Learn how wines compliment and bring out the unique flavors of our rare chocolate with each sip of wine and bite of chocolate. Indulge in our three of our artisan truffles or bonbons in addition to three samples from our current and/or not yet released 2020 Indulgence chocolate collection made with rare cacao from Ecuador and Peru paired with four wines developed and handcrafted in-house. NOTE: Chocolate sample selections will be made in advance by our Altisimo chocolate maker. You will also learn a brief history of Cacao in Ecuador; from the beginning of time to the plague of the 1920's that almost destroyed Ecuador's prized crop. To the almost century long genetic modification to the current saving efforts and reforestation of the heirloom mother trees that we use to make our chocolate. Please allow 90-120 minutes for this tour and tasting experience.
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  • You'll return to the starting point
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By: Altisimo Chocolate, Coffee & Bistro
296larryp
296larryp
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It’s cerrada (closed).
I was having lunch at Las Cruces and I struck up a conversation with the expat American couple next to me. We were
Edocol
Edocol
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If you’re a real chocolate enthusiast, don’t miss it!!
If you like chocolate, this will open you a brand new world!! Super interesting tour and tasting of REAL chocolate,
Julieds1605
Julieds1605
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Eye opening, delicious and unique chocolate experience
We went to Altisimo with the idea of having a snack but we ended up having an incredible experience. Their chocolat
knoxfielding
knoxfielding
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The Rarest of Chocolate
I was really impressed with Jim's passion and knowledge of Cacao in Ecuador. He not only talks about the difficulty
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