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Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

May 13 @ 9:00 am - May 17 @ 7:00 pm

SpiritsChild - Chocolate Chip Day
An Accidental Invention
Also sometimes called chocolate morsels, rumor has it that chocolate chips were invented by Ruth Wakefield at the Toll House Inn in Whitman, Massachusetts. According to the legend, the creation of the chips was an accident out of chocolate powder while making cookies for guests, Ruth chopped up some chocolate and added it to the cookie dough. She found that the chocolate did not melt as she had expected, and the chocolate chip and the chocolate chip cookie was born.
Named After the Inn After chocolate chip cookies became popular and successful, Nestle made an agreement with Ruth to add her chocolate chip cookie recipe to the packaging of their chocolate bars. Nestle’s brand, Toll House Cookies, is named after Toll House Inn. Today, chocolate chips are a popular ingredient in a baker’s pantry and they are used extensively in cookies, cakes, ice creams and a variety of other desserts. Did You Know? that chocolate was once used as currency by the Aztecs? An avocado in this system was worth 3 cacao beans.

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Start:
May 13 @ 9:00 am
End:
May 17 @ 7:00 pm
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