Chocolate lovers are in for a treat this year as Grenada's Chocolate Festival comes to Mount Cinnamon Resort and Beach Club from 13th-22nd May. With Grenada ranked as one of the best producers of chocolate in the world, this festival is a mecca for chocoholics and the famous export will be celebrated with a series of events taking place over the week.
Mount Cinnamon is offering an exclusive Chocolate Festival package which includes chocolate cooking lessons and chocolate facials amongst other treats.
Visitors to the festival will find out what it takes to produce some of the world's best chocolate. They will enjoy the 'bean to bar' journey, discover the roots of the world's favourite sweet treat, meet local farmers, tour cocoa farms, pick cocoa pods, and prepare them for processing using traditional methods. There will be plenty of opportunities to sample this delectable local produce including, locally-brewed chocolate beer and rums, chocolate cocktails, local cocoa tea, and chocolate-inspired meals. Visitors can also learn the tricks of the trade with local Grenadian artisans and try their hand at making their own chocolates, learning how to temper, mould and make truffles.