Raaka Chocolate Factory

Our Factory

We make our unroasted chocolate from bean to bar at our factory in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Please come visit and we’ll share plenty of chocolate with you. Our address and factory hours are listed below.

64 Seabring Street Brooklyn, NY 11231

Monday-Friday, 10AM-5PM

Saturday & Sunday 12PM-6PM


Factory Tours & Tasting

Explore our factory and see how we go from bean to bar, tasting along the way! We are a working factory, so for safety reasons, we'll provide hairnets for all and require that you wear long pants and closed-toed shoes. Tours are 45 minutes long and all attendees must be over 8-years-old. All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a ticket-holding adult. We can only accommodate twelve guests per tour and if a tour is underbooked, we may need to reschedule your reservation. Please note that tours must be booked in advance. We offer tours on the following days:

Saturday & Sunday at 1:30pm

Price: $15

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Chocolate Making Class 101

Learn the basics of chocolate making and decorate your own Raaka bar. We’ll take you through our process, beginning with tasting and cracking unroasted cacao beans, and ending with pouring and decorating three delicious bars. This class is for beginners who are looking to learn but not get their hands too dirty (for a more advanced level, see our 201 class below). Classes are two hours long and all participants must be over 8-years-old. All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a ticket-holding adult. We are a working factory, so for safety reasons we'll provide hairnets for all and require that you wear long pants and closed-toed shoes. We can only accommodate ten guests per class and if a class is underbooked, we may need to reschedule your reservation. Classes must be booked in advanced and are held on the following days*:

Saturday at 6pm, Sunday at 3pm and 6pm

*Please note that every 3rd weekend of the month our 101 Class schedule is as follows: Saturday at 3pm and 6pm, Sunday at 6pm

Price: $75

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Chocolate Making Class 201

This is our advanced level chocolate making class for budding home chocolate makers and folks who want to get down to the real nibby gritty and cover everything in the process, some cracking, winnowing, grinding, and more; we cover everything except for hand tempering. You'll make chocolate from scratch as you would at home, with DIY and tabletop equipment; like an intense cooking class, but with chocolate; be prepared to get a little messy. Classes are two hour and a half hours long and all participants must be over 12-years-old All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a ticket-holding adult. We are a working factory, so for safety reasons we'll provide hairnets for all and require that you wear long pants and closed-toed shoes. We can only accommodate eight guests per class and if a class is underbooked, we may need to reschedule your reservation. Classes must be booked in advanced and are held on the following days*:

 

Saturday 2:30-5pm 

*Please note that every 3rd weekend of the month the 201 Class schedule is as follows: Sunday 2:30-5pm

Price: $100

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Can't get into a class? Write bookings@raakachocolate.com to be put on the waitlist.


Private Events

We're happy to host private classes and events when there is space available. If you would like to book a private class or tasting event, please contact bookings@raakachocolate.com.

 

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