If the Ten Commandments form the most important Jewish contribution to the world, what is the second most important? Well, some might say it's chocolate! While it is not well-known, Spanish & Portuguese Jews as well as other Jews played a critical role in bringing the cocoa bean from South America and transforming it into an edible treat for the delight of those in Europe and the New World. Come learn about this important Jewish contribution into making the world a sweeter place.
About the speaker:
Joshua de Sola Mendes is the proprietor of www.sandpcentral.org and www.grahamesguides.com. He is a proud S&P community member and researcher who works to bring the international communities together through his website, and under a separate hat, make us all happy through insight into chocolate and chocolatiering. Joining his will be a master chocolatier, Miriam Gitelman who will share some of her background.
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