Cocoa Bean



39 South Main Street, Pittsford, NY

good quality chocolate: hand-crafted artisan truffles and fine chocolate bars from around the world

Truffle making classes. Chocolate School at Cocoa Bean Shoppe.

Pricing information. Policy.

“Truffles 101. Introduction to truffle making.” is offered for $40.00 per person (T101 class);

“Bon Bons. Decadent chocolate treats.” is offered for $60.00 per person (BB class);

Leaving a class, you will take home a box of 4 -6 pc. artisan truffles balls, crafted by you in a class.

Summer 2017 Break July 2nd to August 14th, 2017

Fall 2017 season starts on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017.

Schedule is coming.

Recommended: sign up for Cocoa Bean Shoppe newsletter, 

to be informed about the next Fall 2017 Chocolate School season 

(see a form below);


Saving choices and special offers from Cocoa Bean Shoppe team:

(not valid for voucher holders)

  • Buy any two classes (T101 and BB) and receive 10% OFF;
  • Buy an admission for TWO, and receive 10% OFF;
  • Buy an admission for TREE, and receive 15% OFF;

Spring 2017 truffle making class schedule

Truffle making class information

Buy admission online

Additional information

Our classes are paid in advance (in-store, by phone, online via PayPal).

All classes for general public are demonstration classes.

Private chocolate classes are available by appointment.

Each class takes approximately 90 minutes.

RSVP is required for all of the Thursday classes by Tuesday.

RSVP is required for all of the Saturday classes by Thursday.

People, who are not signed and involved in a class, are not allowed to accompany adults.

Only parents can sign young students in a class.

NO unsupervised students in the age of 13 and under;

Students with disabilities are welcome, but please contact us before a class,

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Allergy information is your responsibility: for those with nut allergies, please be aware that it will be your responsibility to inquire as to the traces of nuts in samples, as we cannot guarantee this.


Cancellation policy

Cocoa Bean Shoppe holds the right to cancel classes, if there are less than 5 students in the class; however, we will be open to reschedule the class.

Cocoa Bean Shoppe holds the right to change a theme of a class or instructor at their discretion.


Attention voucher holder

Dear voucher holders,

The face value (promotional value) on a voucher is limited. Please note that a promotional value of vouchers,

issued for 2012 – 2015 seasons are expired as it shown on your voucher.

No extensions will be made to voucher due dates for a promotional value.

In a case, if you do not agree with this policy you may contact your voucher seller company for a refund.

We are not responsible for any payment refund.

Notes: It is entirely the voucher holder’s responsibility to book a class in a timely manner so as to avoid disappointment.

How to use a voucher, if its face value is expired

After the expiration date, the face value of any will be applied to the price of a full-priced chocolate class at Cocoa Bean Shoppe. 

To sign in a class, please call: 585.381.1620 or


store hours: Tue-Fri 10 -6 p.m. and Sat. 10-3 p.m.

Sunday and Monday CLOSED