The Romance of Cacao with Oliver Kita
This Mother's Day Weekend, treat the special woman in your life to a evening of wine and chocolate at the Crown Maple Estate
Oliver Kita, named one of the Top 10 Chocolatiers in America in 2016, is teaming up with Crown Maple to provide an educational evening of wine and chocolate. On May 13th from 5-6pm, come to the Crown Maple Estate and learn all about the history of chocolate while treating yourself to some amazing pairings.
- Tickets are $35 and includes a flight of 5 wine & chocolate pairings.
- Arrive early to enjoy a complimentary sugarhouse tour & maple tasting at 3pm
The Romance of Cacao is a wholesome, risque experience including the sensational and seductive history of chocolate in love, art, healing and cooking. Oliver Kita "dishes the dirt" on the historical and provocative path of chocolate tracing from the Mayan culture to the royal courts of Europe. The lecture includes a detailed tasting experience with varying shades and percentages of white, milk and dark chocolate exploring evocative cacao and offers a helpful "sparkling street-wise" vocabulary list of chocolate's sensual qualities.