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Sunday, November 11 • 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Discover the Flavors of Brazil’s Amazon Region

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Learn about cacao production in the Brazilian Amazon and how this region has become an exciting new origin for bean-to-bar chocolate makers. The Brazilian Amazon has historically exploited for its natural resources, but there is a great opportunity for sustainable development by building regional cocoa supply chains to provide the growing market for ethical and environment-friendly cacao.  Samples of the many different Brazilian Amazon cocoa production terroirs will be presented along with samples of innovative cocoa and chocolate products.  A list of cocoa suppliers will be presented as well as brands and research groups that are driving cocoa innovation in the Region

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Luciana Ferreira Centeno

NAYAH Amazon Chocolates
Luciana Ferreira Centeno is B.S. Food Engineering (UFPA, 2009); Ph.D. Food Science & Technology (Cornell University, 2013); Founder and CEO of NAYAH Amazon Chocolates (2015 - present); Professor of Gastronomy (2015 - present) and coordinator for the implantation of the Chocolate Technology... Read More →

Sunday November 11, 2018 1:00pm - 1:50pm PST
Smith Cove Cruise Terminal Pier 91