Los Angeles – Raw Chocolate and Dessert Weekend

A weekend of raw chocolate and dessert immersion? Yes, please! Choose to attend just one class or make a weekend of sweet, sweet learning out of it. Classes are being held in the Manhattan Beach area of LA. Not just for beginners, Fundamentals of Raw Chocolate is a foundation class that will furnish you with the base knowledge and techniques needed in the exploration of raw chocolate on at a professional level. Fundamentals … [Read more...]

Specialist Chocolate Class

“Between the initial idea and the finished piece lies a gulf we can see across, but never fully chart. The truly special moments in artmaking lie in those moments when concept is converted to reality — those moments when the gulf is being crossed.” Whether you've attended the Fundamentals of Raw Chocolate or Raw Dehydration class, this new module is designed to take it up a notch. The Specialist Raw Chocolate class combines dehydration, … [Read more...]

Explore – Building the foundations of raw chocolate

“The only work really worth doing — the only work you can do convincingly — is the work that focuses on the things you care about. To not focus on those issues is to deny the constants in your life.” Take your chocolate making further Whether you long to be a chocolate maker, want to improve your skills or simply want to learn a new skill to play with as a hobby, this class will empower you with the knowledge and base skills to create … [Read more...]

Raw Baking 101 – Mastering Dehydration

“This is my invariable advice to people: Learn how to cook- try new recipes, learn from your mistakes, be fearless, and above all have fun!”- Julia Child. The dehydrator is the "oven" of a raw kitchen and it's essential to learn the ins and outs of it. Throwing a bunch of stuff together and spreading it out on a Teflex sheet seems to make sense at the time, but it doesn’t always work out. There’s a particular balance needed to achieve the … [Read more...]

Raw Cakes Masterclass

“Just like becoming an expert in wine–you learn by drinking it, the best you can afford–you learn about great food by finding the best there is, whether simply or luxurious. The you savor it, analyze it, and discuss it with your companions, and you compare it with other experiences.” - Julia Child Learn the fundamental principles of raw cake making and decorating. Raw baking works along the same principles as cooked; you use the same … [Read more...]

Fundamentals of Raw Chocolate

This class will make you fall in love with the process of chocolate making and leave you inspired and uplifted. Not just for beginners, Fundamentals of Raw Chocolate is a foundation class that will furnish you with the base knowledge and techniques needed in the exploration of raw chocolate on at a professional level. Fundamentals of Raw Chocolate is seven years of raw chocolate experience rolled into one day and glazed … [Read more...]

Advanced Raw Chocolate

So you’ve mastered level one and the basics of raw chocolate, now we take your learning to the next level. The second in my Advanced Raw Chocolate series will teach you how to play on all the basic, fundamental techniques you learned in Level 1 as well as teach you how to create recipes you can’t even imagine! Because of the advanced nature of the course, attendance to Fundamentals of Raw Chocolate is a prerequisite. As with the Fundamentals … [Read more...]

Private Classes

These one-to-one sessions are ideal for you if you want in-depth training in Professional Raw Chocolate making. I'm now offering private classes held in your own home. The brilliant thing about these is that we can look at the efficiency of your kitchen and tweak some things around to make it a productive, enjoyable workspace and one that feels like an exciting place for you to spend time and create incredible, healthy chocolate for … [Read more...]

Learn Raw Chocolate Online

If you can't make it to one of my Live Classes you can now learn to create simply amazing raw chocolate online. So no matter where you are in the world and whatever skill level you can join me in creating mouth-watering chocolate creations. My name is Amy Levin, the world's leading raw chocolatier. Let me tell you all about it in the attached video … [Read more...]