Festivals/Events (Food & Spirits)


How heavenly would it be to spend an afternoon with chocolate and cocktails?  The Cocktail Guru & Valrhona Chocolate can make that happen for you.  On May 15th they will present with A Deliciously Decadent Afternoon of Chocolate and Cocktails.  Hosted by James Beard Award-Winning Chef Johnny Iuzzini and presented by VALRHONA Chocolate, the event will showcase a dozen of New York City’s top culinary talents teamed up with some of the industry’s most talented mixologists to craft cocktail and chocolate-infused dish pairings for guests. Dishes will be a variety of both sweet and savory items, all featuring the signature chocolate.

Included with all tickets are UNLIMITED samplings of 12 different dishes (mix of sweet and savory), 12 unique spirit samples, 12 specially crafted cocktails, Valrhona Chocolate varietals, and savory meats and cheeses.

Pairings Crafted by: 

David Burke Kitchen, Vaucluse, Elisa’s Love Bites, Tipsy Scoop, The Iron Monkey, Roni-Sue’s Chocolates, Hotel Americano, Butter & Scotch, Hakkassan Group, Schweid & Sons, Dante

Beverage Tastings from:

Van Gogh Vodka, Don Q Rum, Gubba Rum + Wild Hibiscus flowers, Diplomatico Rum, Solerno Blood Orange liqueur, Pepsi 1893, West Cork and The Pogues Irish Whiskies, Merlet Liqueurs + Merlet Cognac, Sandeman Port

Event Information: 

Date: Sunday, May 15
Location: American Beauty (251 West 30th Street)
VIP Access ($85.39): 2PM – 5PM
General Admission ($64.29): 3PM – 5PM

**Exclusive 25% DISCOUNT for my readers! Use the code “GURU25” at the checkout.

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