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Wonderful chocolate class

Wonderful time learning about chocolate with a true keen chocolate maker ! Ron really knows how to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Barbara C
via mobile
It needs to be done at least once when travelling in Costa rica

It was a three-hour experience of maiking and tasting chocolate. Ron and Reina make a lot of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
marie160696
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Villareal, Costa Rica
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Reina's Chocolate Experience is approximately 3.5 hours including a variety of food and beverages, instruction covering the history of cacao, chocolate, a tour of our chocolate production facility, an explanation of how to taste and judge fine...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle de la Soledad, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful time learning about chocolate with a true keen chocolate maker ! Ron really knows how to transmit his passion of/for true chocolate and, as a keen lover of dark chocolate i am, this sharing experience was amaizing. Besides, Ron makes awsome chocolates with wonderful...More

Thank Barbara C
642ron, Owner at Reina's Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Barbara! We look forward to sharing more chocolate with you in the future! Ron and Reina

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a three-hour experience of maiking and tasting chocolate. Ron and Reina make a lot of different chocolates that you can taste during the class. They are really passionate by what they are doing so this makes the experience even more interesting. We made...More

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642ron, General Manager at Reina's Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for visiting us, and thanks for your wonderful comments! See you on your next visit! Ron and Reina

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

This was an amazing experience. To learn about cacao, do a chocolate tasting and make chocolate bars from start to finish, especially with Costa Rican chocolate is a once in a lifetime treat. Ron and Reina have an incredible passion for chocolate and it comes...More

Thank Susan B
642ron, Manager at Reina's Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thanks for the kind words! It was a joy to have you all here! And thanks for sharing your family with us, and spending chocolate time with us! We look forward to seeing you all on your next visit.

Reviewed 1 July 2018

Thank you Ron and Reina! Who knew that is how chocolate was made! We still can't believe we made our own from scratch! It is so good and the kids loved it! If you want to try it first and talk with Ron, you can...More

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642ron, Manager at Reina's Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

It was wonderful to have you all here! Thanks for the kind thoughts! You all are a part of Reina's Chocolate family now and we look forward to seeing and/or hearing from you in the future! Thanks again. Ron and Reina

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Ron and Reina were very receptive and warm! We enjoyed our chocolate tasting experience and learned quite a bit about chocolate production and its health benefits. Their chocolate were exceptionally delicious and unique! Thank you for the wonderful experience, Ron and Reina! Much success to...More

Thank Debora D
642ron, Owner at Reina's Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Thanks Debora! It was our pleasure to have you, your family, and friends here with us! We look forward to your future visits. Pura Vida, Ron and Reina

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

This is every chocolate lovers dream, if you like good dark chocolate, then this is for you. If you have time I would recommend the workshop. All the chocolate they sell is at a quality that is very rare to find anywhere in the world....More

Thank Zach N
642ron, Owner at Reina's Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

I want to thank you Zach, and your brother Nick for making the time to visit us, and be a part of your Costa Rica vacation. It was special for me to have two such knowledgeable chocolate fans here for one of our workshops. Your...More

Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

My two teen daughters and I are studying Spanish language for a month in Tamrindo and Reina's was recommended when my teens inquired about a chocolate tour. We had visited a large plantation on a previous trip to CR, but this was much more personal...More

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642ron, Owner at Reina's Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

It was a joy Rimi, to have you and your daughters here at our house. You have two wonderful daughters! The three of you are already well experienced in the world of chocolate, making it that much more fun for us to share our chocolate...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

My family and I took this tour (or should I call it workshop?) together. Ron and Reina have an adorable home right near Tamarindo where they share a love for growing plants and chocolate making. They were so knowledgeable about the surrounding area and culture...More

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642ron, Owner at Reina's Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Sorry about our slow response Dakota. You did such a great job of organizing and bringing your family and friends to us! It was a joy to have chocolate lovers like you here. You are the reason we have so much fun working with chocolate...More

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Ron and Reina extremely nice and welcoming from the second we stepped into their backyard. They were both very knowledgeable in the chocolate making process and taught my boyfriend and I so much. We now know what great healthy chocolate tastes like and have stocked...More

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642ron, Owner at Reina's Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

It was our pleasure to have you both here for a chocolate morning! And your hibiscus tattoos are beautiful! We look forward to your future visits and having you both as a part of our chocolate family!

Reviewed 17 March 2018

Went to Tamarindo July of 2017 for my birthday and stumbled across this class by accident. I have been a chocoholic my whole life and this class has given me a whole new appreciation for chocolate. It tasted great and I learned what real chocolate...More

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642ron, Owner at Reina's Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Thanks for sharing chocolate with us! We look forward to your next visit to the Tamarindo area so we can share new chocolate adventures with you!

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We book by appointment and need a minimum of two people. The workshop is 3.5 hours and the cost is $60/person. We only do workshops in the morning during the hot season(now) and are open about booking. Sometimes we can... More
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