Chocolate - 'Food of the Gods' …
Cultivated by slaves, consumed by the elite, paid as a tribute to conquerors: chocolate - 'the food of the Gods' - has had a long and eventful history. Chocolate's scientific name, 'Theobroma Cacao' means just that 'Food of the Gods'. The word 'cacao' is Mayan.
In Roma's time it was an expensive luxury reserved for the upper class. But Jean Pierre Roma through his trade with the West Indies introduced Chocolate to Troise Rivières ... so on
Detailed Schedule soon
July 28, 2018
Roma at Three Rivers is going to celebrate
all things Chocolate ...
Plan to join us at the first ever
Heritage Chocolate Festival