All you need is love. But a little chocolate, now and then, doesn't hurt.
– Charles M. Schulz
When asked what they would be least willing to give up – sex or chocolate – men were very decisive. Sex was nearly five times more important to men than chocolate. But women were not as definitive: chocolate and sex were equally important.
Guys: don’t make her choose! Take her on one of these chocolate date nights and let her have the best of both worlds.
Festival of Chocolate
Friday, April 27 – Sunday, April 29
The Festival of Chocolate returns to Orlando April 27 – 29, this time in its new location at UCF Arena. This smorgasbord of sweetness will feature tons of treats from the region's best chocolatiers, confection companies, and pastry chefs, as well as a jam-packed schedule of live competitions, chocolate and wine pairings, workshops and interactive chocolate classes. Tickets are $15 per adult.
Chocolate Date Night at Farris and Foster’s
Create the age-old aphrodisiac during a date night chocolate party at Farris and Foster’s Famous Chocolate Factory, now with three locations across Orlando. On Friday evenings at 7pm and 9pm, the chocolatiers dim the lights and crank up the romantic tunes while couples sip their BYO wine and create chocolate treats using molds, dips and the conveyor belt. Date night is also available Saturday nights at the Dr. Phillips location. $29 per couple.
Chocolate Workshop at Truffles and Trifles
Check out the chocolate workshop at Truffles and Trifles, the College Park cooking school that’s giving chocolate fanatics the chance to make cookies, pies, and cakes at this upcoming class.
Saturday May 19th
$58 per person
Scrap the dinner plans and just head out for dessert at these three restaurants that offer delicious chocolate fondue desserts:
7549 West Sand Lake Road, Orlando
1200 Douglas Avenue, Longwood
Colorado Fondue Company
1016 State Road 436, Casselberry
183 South Orange Avenue, Orlando