Original Torrones course

This course is destined for pastry students and profesionals who wish to learn how to make original torrones – classic Spanish confections – with different textures, like marzipan, praline, gianduja, pâte de fruit, ganache or caramel.

Place: Aula Jordi Bordas
Time: From 08:00 to 16:30
Duration: 3 days (24 hours)
Trainer: 
Lluc Dalmau, in collaboration with Adrianna Jaworska
Level: 
students and professionals
Modality: the course is based on observing the chef create and explain the recipes and execute them with the students’ help
Language: Spanish
Price: 650,00 €

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    What are you going to learn?

  • How to make a collection of 8 torrones of different shapes and textures and with a variety of decorations
  • Basic recipes for: marzipan, praliné, gianduja, pâte de fruit, ganache, crunchies and caramel
  • Decoration techniques: velour paint spraying, chocolate decorations, etc.
  • How to use healthy ingredients
  • Key pastry techniques

What is the course about?

During the 3 days of the course, the students – guided by Lluc Dalmau – will learn how to elaborate a collection of original torrones. They will also discover new pastry techniques that they will be able to apply to their own creations. Adrianna Jaworska, on her part, will provide information on new pastry ingredients that can be used to create healthier, lighter and tastier pastry.
In addition to learning basic pastry recipes, like marzipan, praline, gianduja, pâte de fruit, ganache, crunchies and caramel (some of them gluten and lactose-free or vegan), Lluc will show and explain how to apply different techniques in order to create original and surprising decorations.

Day 1:Presentation on healthy Ingredients
Elaboration of pralinés, gianduja, pâte de fruit, crunchies, etc.
Day 2:Elaboration of torrones’ cases
Elaboration of marzipan, ganache, caramel, etc.
Day 3:Decoration techniques: velour paintings, chocolate decorations
Final buffet and commented tasting

What does the price include?

  • Complete recipe book illustrated with graphics and good quality photographs
  • Certificate of training signed by Lluc Dalmau, Adrianna Jaworska and Jordi Bordas
  • Breakfast and lunch during all days of the course. Coffee and tea throughout the day
  • The elaborations made during the course, once the tasting has been carried out
  • Official apron with Jordi Bordas’ logo
Recetas
Turron Macadamia

Macadamia

White chocolate and cacoa coating | Milk chocolate 42% and caramelized macadamia nut gianduja

Cranch

Dark chocolate 60% coating | Milk chocolate 36%, caramel and honey-caramelized peanut

Crema Cremada

Caramelized almonds marzipan with cinnamon and lemon notes

Hivern

Baño de chocolate con leche 42% | Praliné de avellana, almendra, chocolate con leche 42% y avellanas caramelizadas

Tropic

Pâte de fruit aux fruits de la passion | Bain de chocolat noir 60% | Gianduja croquante de chocolat noir 60% et coco | Caramel aux fruits de la passion

Sacher

Dark chocolate 70% coating | Dark chocolate 70% ganache | Dark chocolate 70% biscuit | Forrest fruits pâte de fruits

Rosa dels vents

Dark chocolate 62% coating | Dark chocolate 74% ganache | Mango, passionfruit and lime jelly | Pecan nuts and dark chocolate 64% praline

Turron Coconut

Coconut

Baño de chocolate negro 60% | Mazapán de coco y lima

The elaborations and ingredients can change depending on the season.

Preguntas frecuentes:
What should I bring?

Comfortable working clothes. We will provide you with an apron to wear during the course.

Where is the school?

We are only 15km from the centre of Barcelona city! Carretera de Barcelona 12, Viladecans 08840, Barcelona (Province).

How to arrive?
  • If you are coming from the Airport of Barcelona-El Prat, Terminal 1, you can:
    • Take bus L99 and stop in Viladecans, you will arrive at 5 minutes’ walk. Line map.
    • Take a taxi to Viladecans, it should cost around 25-30€.
  • If you are coming from any hotel in Viladecans you can arrive in 10 or 15 minutes (walking).
  • If you are coming from Barcelona city you can take public transport (for this, we recommend you this application). (We don’t recommend accommodation in Barcelona city because in the morning the transport duration could be 1 hour or more.)
Where to stay?

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How to enrol?

Add the course you wish to do to cart and follow the steps to the payment page. If you have any questions, please call us on +34 93 611 20 70 or contact us by email: info@jordibordas.com.

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