Taste of Chocolate winners announced
Despite the pouring rain and chill in the air, the 15th annual Taste of Chocolate was a big hit Saturday, April 19. With over 15 entrants, guests at the Maggie Valley Country Club were delighted with samples of brownies, cookies, cakes, cupcakes and truffles. In addition to the chocolate, there was a wine bar, milk fountain, raffle, silent auction and live music.
The following are this year’s Taste of Chocolate winners:
First place: Herren House, chocolate orange truffles
Second place: Sweet Onion, Dutch chocolate cake
Bed and Breakfast
First place: The Yellow House, "Finn’s Finest"
Second place: Windover Inn, "Simply Delightful"
First place: Rhonda Wilson Kram, chocolate caramel cheesecake bites
Second place: Emesta Stamp, coffee truffle with dark chocolate Kahlua ganache
Bi-Lo's, Death by chocolate cake
First place: Jan Chicoine, dulce de leche cake