AFC's World of Chocolate commemorates World AIDS Day
Wed. December 11, 2013 12:45 PM by GoPride.com News Staff
Hundreds of people gathered in The Great Hall at Union Station, a new venue for the event, to sample sweet treats from dozens of chocolatiers. Among this year's culinarians were Terry's Toffee, Minibar, Mercat a la Planxa, 90 Miles Cuban Cafe and the Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts.
Local celebrity judges and those attending rated the presentations and the winners were as follows:
—Best Sweet Sample: Peninsula Hotel
—Best Savory Sample: Mercat a la planxa
—Best Libation: prasino LaGrange
—Top Overall — Business Class I ( small businesses ): Uptown Brownie
—Top Overall — Business Class II ( large businesses ): Chicago365 Hospitality
—People's Choice Award: Terry's Toffee
For more about AIDS Foundation of Chicago, visit www.aidschicago.org.
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