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Cocoa & Heart

19 Izane Road, Bexleyheath DA6 8NU, England
+44 20 8306 0168
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Birthday Treat

My partner and I recently did the 1 to 1 baking course with Magdalena. We made a lot and it was... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Eskimogirl25
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Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Amazing Birthday party for my 11 year old

I had booked Magdalena for my daughter's 11th birthday party, held at my home. She was very... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
Karthik K
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London, United Kingdom
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Artisan Bread baking courses and Chocolate Making workshops run in small groups in our Victorian Kitchen. Run by experienced chocolatier and baker Magdalena Marsden with more then 17 years of experience. We also run mobile chocolate workshops for birthday, hen or children parties.
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19 Izane Road, Bexleyheath DA6 8NU, England
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

My partner and I recently did the 1 to 1 baking course with Magdalena. We made a lot and it was lots of fun- learning why things had to be done in stages and how timing is very important. The day was great as the...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

I had booked Magdalena for my daughter's 11th birthday party, held at my home. She was very professional. Arrived on time with her friend and brought everything with her that is needed for the party, including, kitchen rolls, wet wipes, heating gun and even party...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

As complete beginners we were taken through the basics first. We made different sorts of truffles as well as bars with lovely things in them. Magdelena explained some of the theory and techniques behind successful chocolate making, and was very patient and encouraging with our...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2018

We really enjoyed our traditional sweet making course. Magdalena made it easy to follow and we particularly enjoyed the one to one tuition, making it different from other cookery classes we have been to. Our friends and family also loved the sweets we made -...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Excellent course and learned so much, would recommend it to anybody who wants to get into chocolate making. Have been on other courses but this was the best and the chocolates were amazing

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

We really enjoyed our experience making bread with Magdalena. Its hands on with lots of tuition to get it right plus a little science behind the process of bread making, ingredients & types of flour. Small group of three in a beautiful kitchen with separate...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Our family of 8 wanted to take a baking class while on our vacation in London. We all love The Great British Bake Off and were eager to learn how to make some classic baked goods. Our ages range from 14-60 and our experience with...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2016

I booked a Basic Bread Making Session with Magdalena. It was fun and excellent The teaching was easy to follow and I cam away with some great bread. I will definitely be looking at returning to improve my skills. Thanks for a very intuitive and...More

Thank RonDMoody
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

A really great workshop, so much made. The time went so quickly as we all were really enjoying the day. Superb chocolate and great taste. Magdalena was a fantastic teacher, clearly she loves teaching and her product. Everything was explained clearly and really well. I...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

I have had quite a few failed 'bread making' attempts which is depressing when the recipes make it sound so easy. Magdalena not only shows you, with great patience I must add, how to prepare and knead but also explains the science which really helps....More

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