Our 30-person group cues up in front of the factory, ready for a tour, and a taste..
More... uh, savoring.
LaRhee with her valentines deely-bobs
Non-Kayaking battle gear
Glenn models the latest in Victor's Secret underwear.
Sort of a 70's dance move, isn't this?
Gabriel, our tour guide, tells us all about chocolate making, cocoa history, geography, chemistry - more than you ever could remember.
Gabriel, our tour host, in front of a map of the world where ingredients come from.
So, you think it's hard to recognize your paddling buddies when they are street clothes? Try this!! (We miss you, Craig)
Note the chocolate dust on the soap dispenser....
Sand hill Cranes?
Susan Belmont samples some of the roasted beans
We don our hair nets, and in some cases, beard nets for the tour.
Cocoa bean masher.....
We snorted, oh, wait, I mean we savored the scents of the ingredients.
A spontaneous smooch
You say Weiner, and I say Wiener,
You say beener, and I say biner,
Weiner, Wiener, beener, biner,
let's call the whole thing off....
Dave's new hat.