Mon. Feb 10, 2020 10:00am - 12:00pm
Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012
Does chocolate really have health benefits or is it all just wishful thinking? Take a look at the chemistry of chocolate and a summary of the research on health effects of chocolate consumption. You will also learn about varieties of cacao and the steps involved in the processing of chocolate. You are invited to take part in a chocolate taste receptor sensitivity survey, and through it all, you will gain some insight into the mind of a chocoholic! Presented by Carol Veil, Professor Emeritus, Biology, Anne Arundel Community College. Afterwards, enjoy a diverse selection of chocolate treats!