Chocolate Tour and Tasting for Two or Assorted Treats at Laketown Chocolates (Up to 51% Off). Five Options Available.

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A good chocolate is as indulgent as a house where the beds are all hot tubs and the couches are all beds. Treat yourself to this Groupon.

Choose from Five Options

$47 for a tour-and-tasting package for two on March 30 (a $95 total value), which includes:

  • Factory tour and chocolate and wine tasting (a $45 value)
  • $10 credit to Woodland Hills Winery
  • $10 credit to Parley Lake Winery
  • $30 credit for chocolates

Choose from the following tour start times:

  • 10 a.m.
  • 12:30 p.m.
  • 3 p.m.
  • 5:30 p.m.

$15 for $30 worth of chocolates (not valid for tour or tasting)

Following a tour of the factory and kitchen, visitors gather to taste a selection of chocolates made in-house and wine from at least two local wineries. Customers can peruse eclectic and custom chocolates such as a bear on a stick ($4.26), a red-pepper dark-chocolate bar ($9.99), and a nine-piece set of housemade peanut-butter cups ($15.50).

Laketown Chocolates

Though the artisans at Laketown Chocolates get inventive with their creations, they don't tamper with the foundation of their treats: the same 150-year-old European recipe they've used for the past 30 years. Their chocolate-makers custom-blend this formula to craft 34% milk chocolate; 50% and 72% dark chocolate; dark mint chocolate; and white chocolate, and concoct all specialty items in an in-house kitchen. The result is store shelves filled to the brim with their innovative treats, including locally themed sweets such as Minnesota-shaped chocolates, birch bark, and chocolate moose; homemade english toffees and salt caramels; and chunky chocolate bars mixed with ingredients such as wasabi and espresso beans. Staff can also pour liquid chocolate into more than 1,500 stock molds at a customer's request, turning the mixture into shapes such as business cards, commemorative wedding coins, and edible suits of armor. Their attention to detail even extends to the presentation. They box, wrap, and decorate treats with accents such as ribbons and colored foil.


Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “I bought a wonderful basket for a gift that was just right and also cute little chocolate animals for my grand kids for a special treat.”

  • “Great chocolate and a great variety!”

  • “The decor was nothing special or cute but the chocolate was good”

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    Waconia

    141 W 1st St.

    Suite 2

    Waconia, Minnesota 55387

    952-442-1102

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In a Nutshell

Visitors tour a small chocolate factory and taste housemade confections; treats include salty caramels, chunky bars, and peanut-butter cups

The Fine Print

Expires May 11th, 2013. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased; tours/tastings are valid only for time and date purchased. Must be 21 or older. Not valid for sale items. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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