Thursday, January 29, 2015

Chocolate: The Pennsylvania Connection

Susan McLellan Plaisted will discuss the cultural use of chocolate from Meso-America to Europe and back to colonial America and Pennsylvania. You'll learn more about the basics of cacao cultivation, harvesting, fermentation and more. Participants will have the opportunity to grate "chocolate cakes" and make and sample a historic chocolate beverage.

Chocolate: The Pennsylvania Connection
Lower Providence Community Library
50 Parklane Dr. Norristown, PA 19403
Susan McLellan Plaisted will discuss the cultural use of chocolate from Meso-America to Europe and back to colonial America and Pennsylvania. You'll learn more about the basics of cacao cultivation, harvesting, fermentation and more. Participants will have the opportunity to grate "chocolate cakes" and make and sample a historic chocolate beverage.
Tickets: Free
Location and Nearby Information
Nearby Venues
  • Norristown Farm Park
  • John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
  • Westover Country Club
  • Family Services
  • Montgomery County Intermediate Unit
Nearby Restaurants
  • The Lofts at Valley Forge
Where:
50 Parklane Dr. Norristown, PA 19403

Information: Registration required: 610-666-6640
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