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The Original San Francisco Gourmet Chocolate Tour

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    What to Expect
    On this 3-hour walking tour from the San Francisco waterfront, you'll taste your way to Union Square while seeing beautiful sights. Be sure to have room in your belly as you'll be stopping at 6 different chocolate boutiques to indulge in scrumptious and educational tastings. Along the way you will learn about chocolate production, health benefits and trends. All guests will receive a Guest Loyalty Card, with discounts and VIP treatment at 10 different local boutiques.
    Your tastings will highlight many local San Francisco chocolate makers. This includes:
    • Single Origin Chocolate: from a new & award-winning San Francisco bean-to-bar chocolate maker
    • Infused Chocolates: from a beloved local chocolatier who showcases fresh, farmer’s markets ingredients
    • Unshelled Truffles: from a small, ground-breaking local chocolatier
    • Aromatic hot chocolate: and healthful chocolate bars from a modern Belgian chocolate maker (weekdays)
    • Blind Chocolate Tasting: from an international chocolate emporium
    • Parisian Macarons (weekends) from an award winning artisan bakery
    Please note: Tasting locations are subject to change without notice. Most dietary restrictions can be accommodated.
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I loved this tour! I really did learn how to taste and look for the unique flavor in each piece of chocolate; namely dark chocolate. The highlights were starting off with a delicious cupcake, iced with quality chocolate shavings; an iced chocolate drink, a brownie,...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Kristi D
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We had a great time on this tour. Maggie was very knowledgeable about anything chocolate in SF and an enthusiastic guide. We lost track of time and how far we had walked around SF, completely immersed in the different chocolatiers we had visited. When Maggie...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Getaway368843
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Marie was an amazing guide she really made the experience what it was which was outstanding! She was warm funny and very informative. She was a great source of information not only about Chocolate but about San Francisco. I would highly recommend doing this tour...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Mfitlin
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Be sure to eat a healthy meal before taking the tour or you may peak too soon. Great pacing between walking, sampling, sitting and bathroom breaks. The cupcake at the beginning was so rich I barely had room for more. I expected to eat a...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Kathleen V
    Reviewed 7 July 2019 via mobile

    Marie was totally awesome! We learned and laughed for hours, walking through several beautiful areas of San Fran! It was great seeing the smaller chocolatiers bs the larger companies—very intimate. Marie is an amazing guide. She’s informed, kept the lessons interesting, and she’s simply hilarious....More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank 617monicah
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    19 March 2019|
    Response from PacNW_Oregonian | Reviewed this property |
    There was not a ton of uphill walking, but there was also not much opportunity to be seated at all. If she had one of those little artist pop-up stools that is also easy to carry, that might be helpful!
    7 January 2019|
    Response from Drew M | Reviewed this property |
    sorry, I'm just a reviewer. You'd have to ask the tour operator.
    7 January 2019|
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    Response from TexasTraveller527 | Reviewed this property |
    The day we did the tour, our guide was the owner/operator. The subject of "gift certificates" never came up.
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