Taste and Learn About Everyone’s Favorite Valentine’s Treat – Chocolate!
Calling all chocolate lovers! Let scientist Anna Bonavita, Ph.D., explain the science behind the desire for this delicious treat, followed by a tasting, of course. Take a ‘Journey from Bean to Bar’ at Chanhassen‘s Learning Center. Whether you like chocolate, or are down right in love with it, this event is worth checking out!
Learn about the history of the cocoa plant and the delectable fruit it produces. Discover how the genetics and geography of cacao lead to the tantalizing flavor. Dr. Bonavita is the owner of Chocolate Bonavita, a Minnesota chocolate workshop, where you can take specialized classes and purchase an assortment of unique flavors!
Sign up for ‘Chocolate: Journey from Bean to Bar’ by calling 952-443-1422 or visit www.arboretum.umn.edu. The cost is $39 for members and $49 for non-members on February 8th, from 9 to 11 a.m. Sign up quickly because this class is sure to fill up with Valentine’s Day coming soon!