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Chocolate Parties

On your Las Vegas vacation, add a chocolate class from Chef Chris to your itinerary. The pastry design classes and chocolate art classes are tailored specifically to the vacationing casual chef or food enthusiast, and these classes make excellent destination events for bridal parties, corporate parties, and more.

Pastry Design Consulting

Pastry Design Consulting

Chef Chris Hanmer offers professional culinary consulting across the United States on pastry lines for restaurants, resorts, organizations, and individuals. Creativity and talent are key ingredients in his own success, and they can be part of your successful new food line implementation.

Upcoming Pastry Classes

Pastry Class Calendar

The unique one-on-one classes offered at the School of Pastry Design in Las Vegas are truly a sugar and chocolate dream come true. Chef Chris Hanmer also works with small groups to bring chocolate tasting and techniques to life, as well as skills for sugar showpieces and other specialty pastry projects.

Chef Chris in the News

Chef Chris in the News

Find and follow World Champion Pastry Chef Chris Hanmer in the news. From Facebook to Twitter, food magazines to televised appearances, and any place else that Chef Chris can be found. Check back often for all of the latest news about Top Chef Chris Hanmer.

One On One Classes

Pastry Classes

Individual tutorials and one on one classes have become one of the most special features at The School of Pastry Design in Las Vegas. Chef Chris mentors his students individually to achieve success in their own projects and careers. These opportunities are a true gold medal experience.


CH Sweethearts

After the daughter of Chef Chris and his wife was born with a congenital heart defect, the Hanmers created the CH Sweethearts organization to help other parents facing similar circumstances. Connect, learn, make a difference, and know that you are not alone at