We had a great time touring Whetstone Chocolates. Loved the history of the company and REALLY loved the free samples.
Arrived early for our scheduled group tour. After standing there forever, I got a lady behind the counter to finally acknowledge us and asked if my son and I could go through early. She was very rude and explained we would have to pay an additional fee to do so, only to find out the "earlier" tour was the same... 更多
You pay and then go into a room to wait for your guide to bring you in. Then you enter a room where you see a movie and the guide goes over some interesting facts. They have made chocolates for mm's. Then you are required to put on a hair net and beard net if you have one. That is... 更多
Definitely don't do the tour -- it costs $10, but should be more like $5, if not free or by tip only! The chocolate is so-so. A few pieces I purchased tasted like soap, unfortunately. Most others were fine. Afraid to buy anymore!
We loved the tour of Whetstone Chocolates. The tour guide took us into the plant and showed us how they make chocolate. Before the tour, we watched a movie about the cocoa bean. After we finished the plant tour, we sampled several chocolates. Everything was great!
Joe our tour guide made the experience the best I have had in St.Augustine. He was hilarious and extremely informed on everything chocolate related. If you're a chocolate lover this is the place to shop. The chocolate is indescribably amazing. Yum! A must when you visit.
My wife and I have visited Whetstone and done the chocolate tasting tour 6 times now and we never grow tired of it. That speaks volumes because some places you go more than a couple times and it becomes boring or mundane, but that's part of what separates Whetstone. Each time we visit we are greeted by the staff and... 更多