Friday, February 19, 2010

2nd Annual Chocolate Day at the Morris-Jumel Mansion

Head Uptown (way uptown -- 163rd Street) this Saturday to the historic 18th century Morris Jumel Mansion, Manhattan's oldest house, and learn about the role of chocolate in early America.

Carol Ward will present a lecture entitled “Social Drinking in 18th Century France & America.” Then watch as Susan McLellan Plaisted creates chocolate using tools and techniques that date back 2000 years. Tickets are $20 per person, $15 for members and $10 for children. Advanced registration is required. Call 212-923-8008 for more information.

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