Explore the rich history and culture of chocolate production at the annual Grenada Chocolate Festival May 17th to 21st. Known as the spice island of the Caribbean, Grenada is home to six chocolate companies, including the world-famous Grenada Chocolate Company.
This Caribbean festival features a host of “sweet” events. A special Rum Edition was added in 2023, serving up a mix of rum tastings and tours at local distilleries, a masterclass with Renegade and Tri Island, mixologist competitions at Mount Cinnamon, and more. Attendees also have the chance to explore the cocoa fields of sustainable chocolate factories, learn about the tree-to-bar chocolate-making process, enjoy chocolate arts and crafts, and even participate in chocolate yoga meditation.
Other events at the festival include a Chocolate Wellness Day, Chocolate tastings and pairings, a Chocolate Dinner Experience, Chocolate and Rum Cocktail making, a Cooking with Chocolate and Cocoa Competition, Chocolate Bazaar, and a family day.
The Grenada Chocolate Festival has become a highlight for chocolate lovers and budding chocolatiers from around the world. With various fun and delicious experiences, visitors can explore the beautiful island and celebrate this significant element of Grenadian culture with locals.
Taste premium, high-quality chocolate, learn about the history of rum and chocolate production, and discover the wellness benefits of chocolate for the skin and body. Stay tuned for more information on the 2024 edition of the chocolate festival.
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