• Art & Ciocc - Chocolate festival


Art & Ciocc - Chocolate festival

Resorts: Aosta

Piazza E. Chanoux

29 October 2021 - 01 November 2021


The Tour of Chocolatiers is now in its thirteenth edition. The perfect occasion to get a closer look at the sweet world of artisan chocolate.

Art, joy, artisanal chocolate will still be the main ingredients of the event which from 2008 to today has seen Aosta as one of the most important and popular stops on the ART & CIOCC chocolatiers tour. The event is open to the public and is aimed at both children and adults.

  • the sweetest event of autumn
  • in compliance with the anticovid rules
  • an ideal day for the family
  • to combine with the city tour

The companies that will participate will be mostly artisans, coming from various regions of Italy: Aosta Valley, Piedmont, Lombardy, Veneto, Tuscany, Umbria, Calabria, Sicily. Among the manifold types of chocolate and confectionaries you will also find dark-chocolate coffee machines, whitechocolate coffee cups and working tools such as screwdrivers, bolts, pincers, and even tennis shoes, high heels… everything made of chocolate.

Several gazebos will be installed, respecting the anticovid standards, set up for the sale and tasting of artisan chocolate.

  • From Friday 29 October to Monday 1 November from 9.00 to 21.00: Opening of the sales stands of the chocolatiers
  • Friday 29 October in the late morning: Official inauguration
  • Friday 29 October at 3.30 pm at the Brazzale company stand: What is the taste without butter? 5 ways to amaze!
  • Friday 29 October and Saturday 30 October from 4 to 7 pm at the Collis company stand: Free guided tastings with wine and chocolate pairing; at every hour the chocolatiers present in the square will take turns, each with its own specialty to combine with a particular wine proposed by the winery.
    Shifts will be organized so that there is no crowd in front of the stand and that people can safely attend the explanation
  • Saturday 30 October at 11 am: open lesson on chocolate by the chocolatiers of ART & CIOCC

Note - this information is not directly connected to the Cammino Balteo path but it is part of the Aosta Valley tourist offer.