Chocolate lovers can rejoice, because this incredible local sweets factory has one of the best tasting tours around. Visitors can get a behind the scenes look at the Whetstone Chocolate Factory operations and learn about the history of this local institution.
Visitors will have the chance to sample a variety of items crafted on the premise and learn how cocoa nibs are transformed from bitter cocoa to decadent truffles and treats. There’s even a well stocked shop to pick up times to take home once the tour ends.
The chocolate factory is located at 139 King Street in St Augustine and is open Sunday through Friday 10 am until 530 pm. It is open Saturday from 9:30 am until 5:30 pm. Tasting tours are available multiple times each day for a small fee.