Celebrate Black Magic at York's Chocolate Story this Mother's Day
A new visitor attraction is offering the perfect treat for mums this Mother's Day, with an experience designed to get you in the good books.
A new visitor attraction is offering the perfect treat for mums this Mother’s Day, with an experience designed to get you in the good books.
Avoid the usual bunch of flowers and treat your mum to an alternative Mother’s Day, celebrating Black Magic’s 80th anniversary at York’s Chocolate Story.
A brand that became famous for its iconic adverts and striking black and red packaging, Black Magic is renowned as the definitive token of affection. Learn about the luxurious and indulgent box of chocolates which became a firm favourite for mums and women everywhere.
Explore the elegance of Black Magic in Chocolatier-led demonstrations especially for the occasion. See – and taste! – delicious chocolates being hand-made and hand-decorated as they would have been in days gone by in flavours inspired by the iconic Black Magic. And given it’s Mother’s Day, why not make your very own chocolate gift for your Mum (or perhaps just for yourself!) to take home with you.
York’s Chocolate Story is an entertaining and informative guided tour through the history of York’s most famous chocolate-making families and their finest creations.
You’ll discover chocolate’s origins, how to make it, how to taste it like an expert and even the sustainable future of chocolate. You’ll also uncover a host of surprising secrets and fascinating facts behind York’s greatest chocolate creations, from the Chocolate Orange to the globally famous Kit Kat. Once you’ve explored chocolate making and its history, you can even shop for and indulge in chocolate to your heart’s content.
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- 2 From The Dig to Harry Potter - 5 films shot in Suffolk
- 3 How you can walk in the footsteps of Dracula in Whitby
- 4 Afternoon tea deliveries in Norfolk
- 5 Photography focus: 5 stunning Yorkshire Dales landscapes
- 6 Win a watercolour painting of Gosfield by artist James Merriott
- 7 Recipe: Make our peanut caramel poke cake
- 8 How a Suffolk man landed a film fan’s dream job on The Dig
- 9 6 great woodland walks in the Peak District
- 10 Win a signed limited edition print by Fiona Odle
York’s Chocolate Story – Mother’s Day itinerary of events
Black Magic 80th anniversary tours, York’s Chocolate Story 9th – 10th March
Take your mum on a fascinating guided tour of York’s newest visitor attraction and learn all about the city’s rich chocolate heritage.
Chocolate demonstrations, York’s Chocolate Story
Become a real chocolate connoisseur and sample delicious chocolates while watching tantalising chocolate-making and chocolate decorating demonstrations.
Chocolate gift making workshop, York’s Chocolate Story
Work with Chocolatiers to make your mum a special chocolate gift to take away with her.