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Whetstone Chocolate Factory

Address: 139 King Street, Saint Augustine, FL 32084
Phone Number: +1 904-217-0275
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Ranked #22 of 132 Activities in Saint Augustine
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Factory Tours, Food & Drink
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Owner description: St. Augustine's "Original Chocolate Tour" led by Whetstone Chocolatiers. You will be introduced t the history and making of chocolate and the Whetstone story. A 4-tiered tasting distinguishes the characteristics of our dark, milk and white chocolate, cocoa nibs and more. Taste freshly made chocolates and confections while you walk through our factory. This tour is for the chocoholic with a discriminating palate searching for the subtleties that define artisan chocolates. A decandantly delicious experience!Whetstone Chocolate Factory and Store. Chocolate Tasting Tours available Monday through Sunday. Store hours Monday through Sunday 10am - 5:30pm.

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Exeter, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Excellent chocolate, excellent tour guide, fascinating facts. What more can I say? If you are a "consumer" of everything chocolate -- history, production, facts, chocolate (!) -- then you will love this tour. Worth every penny.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Cheryal was fantastic i loved the tour and the chocolate! The information was given in a fun and enlightening way. Even my teenagers enjoyed it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

It was a great tour, and the chocolate superb. I never liked dark chocolate til visiting Whetstone.Thank you, Cheryl.

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Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
12 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

wow, never been on a chocolate factory tour before and this one rocks! You get to try fudge and chocolate in different stages from white to dark chocolate. Ticket includes discount towards chocolate purchase. Must go.

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New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

It would have been nice if they had told us before we bought our tour tickets that the chocolatiers weren't working the day of our tour (Monday) so, we didn't actually get to see any chocolate being made. That was disappointing but Ty was a great tour guide and we loved learning about how chocolate was made. The samples were... More

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East Hampstead, New Hampshire
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

Cheryl our tour guide did a great job. The tour was fun and educational, the chocolate was exceptional. Enjoyed the tour thoroughly.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Stopped by here on the way home from Orlando; I had been wanting to take this tour for a while, but never been by the factory anytime close to a tour. Made it this time! Our chocolate tour guide, Joe, was nice, and knowledgeable about all things chocolate. He tried to get everyone involved in the tour in some way,... More

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Sherry, our guide was GREAT! Very knowledgeable and quick witted. Samples were yummy. Definitely put this on your list of must see attractions while in St. Augustine.

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Spring Hill, Florida, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Wow! We never realized there was so much involved in the making of the different chocolates. From its beginning as the bean, to the final product of chocolate, every aspect of the tour was fascinating. Having a chance to visit the factory at work and tasting the chocolates gave us the opportunity to see the entire process as well as... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Great family and educational experience. The tour guide Joe was very knowledgeable and funny. Highly recommended this place

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