About the Chocolate Affair Walk in New York
Have you ever wondered exactly where chocolate comes from and how it is transformed from simple bean to luscious bar? Or pondered how quality is judged and just what “Belgian-style” means? This afternoon stroll through the West Village and Soho visits some of the best artisan chocolate shops in the country for a lively discussion of botany, chemistry, social history and food lore. As the nation's undisputed capital of fine chocolate, New York offers visitors a unique opportunity to experience first hand, the chocolate revolution afoot in America today.
We will begin our Chocolate Affair in the West Village, the neighborhood just north of Soho, winding our way down past several must-see, must-smell, and must-taste gourmet shops. Our visits to some area favorites will prove multi-sensual, as we see, smell, and taste the luscious treats being sold. We will discuss the differences between one shop and the next and see how each holds its own appeal to shoppers young and old. We might seeread more
- Duration: 3 hours
- Category: Cuisine
- Group: US$80 per person
- Private: US$385 per party
- additional costs what's this?
- chocolate tasting - US$20.00