chocolate parties

Cocoa & Heart runs chocolate parties for adults, children and for corporate customers. We come to your location within South East London, Central London, Kent, Essex, East Sussex and Cambridge.

chocolate classes

Practical courses run in a small groups in our Victorian Kitchen in South East London - Bexleyheath. Suitable for all abilities, always 'hands on' with plenty of tastings and goodies to take home.

artisan chocolates

Freshly made chocolates available by post anywhere in the UK. Our online chocolate shop is stocked with chocolate truffles made to order, novelty chocolates, chocolates gifts and little treats.

- chocolate shop -

Explore what's new in our online chocolate shop. Selection of our favourite chocolate treats and perfect chocolate gifts for any occassion.

Fruit & Nuts Christmas Medions

fruit & Nuts medions

Dark chocolate medions topped with fruit and nuts.

Christmas Chocolate Truffles

christmas truffles

Festive edition of our favourite chocolate truffles.

3 chocolate bars pack

Your choice of 3 chocolate bars from our new chocolate range.

Christmas Hot Chocolate Spoon

hot chocolate spoon

Milk or dark hot chocolate spoon with snowflakes and marshmallows.

- upcoming courses -

Chocolate Making & Bread Baking Worshops coming up in the next few weeks

Chocolate Truffle & Pralines Course

truffles, pralines & ganache course

1 DEC 2018 - SATURDAY

A comprehensive 'hands on' introduction to chocolate truffle making, including creating your own signature ganache, making layered pralines, moulded chocolates and using professional moulds, equipment and ingredients.

Christmas Chocolate Course

christmas chocolate course

2 DEC 2018 - SUNDAY

This is fun introduction to chocolate making where we cover a bit of everything! We'll be making, Christmas Chocolate Hot Chocolate Spoons, oranges dipped in chocolate, delicous chocolate truffles and other chocolate treats.

Sweet Bread Baking

Sweet bread baking course

8 DEC 2018 - SATURDAY

In this festive edition of our Sweet Bread Baking and Enriched Dough Course we will be baking Panettone, Cinnamon Star and Brioche. You'll learn advanced bread baking techniques as well as brush up on the basics.

 

- FESTIVE RECIPES -

Find out what's been happening in our kitchen this week...

Candy Cane Recipe

candy cane RECIPE

Here is my favourite recipe for traditional Christmas candy cane sweets and since I made these during Christmas holidays, it gave me the chance to take some detailed photos to show you how relatively simple this recipe is. This recipe is a version with UK measurements. 

Christmas Fudge Recipe

christmas fudge RECIPE

This Christmas Chocolate Fudge with Cherries, Pistachio & Coconut Recipe is the perfect recipe to make and give away as a token festive gift. Make your own gift boxes or just add a pretty ribbon and a Christmas gift tag and you have a truly special festive gift. 

Winter Berry Egg Nog

traditional gingerbread

I always make this Traditional Gingerbread Cake before Christmas. It's based on an old medieval recipe with honey and spices and this version is adapted from Emma Darwin's cookery book. It's very easy recipe and everyone I know loves the taste too.