Chocolate lovers can discover the art and tradition of Italian chocolate making with the Perugina® School of Chocolate, in Eataly stores across the USA during the month of February. 

In a special series of chocolate classes and demonstrations, chocoholics will learn how to make chocolate the Italian way, under the expert guidance of Perugina® instructors and experience the authentic taste of Italy.

From the brand new Eataly store in Boston to Eataly Chicago and Eataly New York, there are plenty of dates for chocolate fans to mark on their calendars this Valentine’s Day season.

Attending a Perugina® class together is the ideal Valentine’s Day gift for the chocolate lover in your life.  Your sweetheart is sure to enjoy crafting delicious Italian Baci and tasting different types of Perugina® chocolate. There are even kid’s classes available that are guaranteed to keep your little loves happy! See details on all the classes below.

Of course, the ultimate chocolate lover’s dream is to visit the home of Italy’s finest chocolate in Perugia®, in the heart of Italy.  Click here to discover more about experiencing a masterclass on Baci in their historical home, [Baci Perugina School of Chocolate in Perugia]

BACI PERUGINA SCHOOL OF CHOCOLATE @ EATALY BOSTON
Here are all the Baci Perugina Events Happening at Eataly in Boston:

8 February: Free in-Store Baci Making Demonstration with Perugina, 12.30 - 2pm
Perugina instructor, Christian Pritchard, will lead Baci Perugina’s first demonstration inside the brand new Boston Eataly store at La Scuola, a great occasion to celebrate the new opening with a Baci or two.

8 February: Artisanal Baci Making with Perugina, 6pm - 7.30pm
Join Perugina’s first Baci making class in the new Boston store.  Students will learn about Perugina’s rich history ripe with legend, tradition and romance as they learn how to make Baci chocolates by hand, under chef Christian Pritchard’s expert guidance.  The class will also include a chocolate tasting and students will learn how to properly temper chocolate. A taste of Baci Zuccotto for all will finish the class on a sweet note. For more information and to register, click here.

BACI PERUGINA SCHOOL OF CHOCOLATE @ EATALY NEW YORK
Here are all the Baci® Perugina® Chocolate Events happening at Eataly, Flatiron in New York City:

9 February: Free Special in-Store Valentine’s Day demonstration, 4pm - 7pm
Eataly’s customers will be treated to a special Valentine’s Day demo from Perugina instructor Christian Pritchard in the Eccellenze corner.  Guests will be entertained with stories about Perugina’s rich history, wowed as Christian gracefully makes chocolate ribbons in the air and delighted when they sample some freshly made Baci!

11 February: Baci Making Demonstration and Hands on Workshop, 1pm and 3pm
Perugina instructor Christian Pritchard will lead two hands-on Baci making (and tasting!) workshops.  Students will learn about Perugina’s rich history ripe with legend, tradition and romance while learning how to make Baci chocolates by hand. From hearing the love story behind the delicious confection to chocolate tasting and chocolate tempering, this class is sure to leave a sweet taste in your mouth.  For more information about the 1 pm workshop, and to register, click here:  or, click here for information about the 3 pm workshop.

Here are all the Baci® Perugina® Chocolate Events happening at Eataly, Downtown in New York City:

10 February: Free In-Store Special Valentine’s Day Baci-making Demonstration, 12pm - 2pm
Perugina instructor, Christian Pritchard, will lead a special Valentine’s day Baci-making demonstration in Eataly’s educational demo counter, Foodiversita’. Guests will be entertained with stories about Perugina’s rich history, wowed as Christian gracefully makes chocolate ribbons in the air and delighted when they sample some freshly made Baci! Why not stop by with your sweetheart?

BACI PERUGINA SCHOOL OF CHOCOLATE @ EATALY CHICAGO
Here are all the Baci® Perugina® Chocolate Events happening at Eataly, Chicago:

17 February:  Free In-Store Baci-Making Demonstration
Baci Perugina will be present a special Baci-making demo for Eataly’s customers.  Perugina instructor Christian Pritchard’s friendly demeanor and extensive knowledge of chocolate and food will be sure to convince the crowd why Perugina is Italy’s favorite chocolate.  Guests will enjoy watching him skillfully prepare Baci as well as getting their own treats to enjoy!  For more information, click here.

18 February: Kid’s Kitchen, Special Edition of the Hands on Chocolate Making Class for Kids, 10.30am - 12pm
Perugina instructor Christian Pritchard will join Eataly’s smaller chefs (ages 6-12) in this special edition of Kids' Kitchen where the “bambini” will enjoy a hands-on experience as they taste chocolate and learn to create homemade Baci chocolates and Baci Smores. For more information, and to register click here.

18 February: Hands On Perugina Chocolate Making Class, 2pm - 3.30pm
Become a chocolatier for the day with Perugina instructor Christian Pritchard, or surprise your loved one with the perfect Valentine’s Day gift. Students will learn how to make hand-made Baci as well as a delicious Baci inspired dessert. An exploration into the rich history behind Baci and the difference between white, milk and various dark chocolates complete the picture. For more information and to register click here.

PERUGINA INSTRUCTORS

Christian Pritchard is a Canadian chef and TV celebrity and all round food trailblazer who lives and breathes food.