Fine Chocolate Industry Association - Event Information - Fine Chocolate Industry Association

Event Name:
Penn State Chocolate Short Course

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A Bean-to-Bar course for both craft and industrial chocolate manufacturers. During this 5-day course, successful craft chocolate entrepreneurs, equipment manufacturers, and Penn State faculty will instruct you in the theory and practice of chocolate production from the selection of raw materials through the marketing of finished product. Of value to those with both technical and non-technical duties, attendees will engage mind and hands to gain detailed knowledge of chocolate processing.

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Event Date:
6/19/2023 - 6/23/2023

Event Time:
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Eastern

Rodney A. Erickson Food Science Building
202 Rodney A. Erickson Food Science Building
University Park, PA 16802

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Lectures and Labs
All lectures will be held in Room 252 Erickson Food Science Building and all labs will be held in the pilot plants, room 134 & 135, on the first floor of the Food Science Building. 
  • Day 1 - Sourcing
  • Day 2 - Bean Processing
  • Day 3 - Chocolate Processing
  • Day 4 - Chocolate Processing (continued)
  • Day 5 - The Business of Chocolate

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6/19/2023 - 6/23/2023