Sunday, April 21, 2019
2:00 pm–3:00 pm
Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Visitor Center (130.10)
Free with Museum Admission
Add to Calendar 2019-04-21 14:00:00 2019-04-21 15:00:00 Chocolate: Origins and Journey 04/21/2019 - 14:00 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

Trace the origins of cacao with food historian, Laura Ziman, beginning in the Mesoamerican galleries where you can see how cacao was used in special ways. Then observe how Europeans changed the way chocolate was consumed. View artifacts in the Colonial Silver collection made just for drinking chocolate and end with a discussion of chocolate today.