Chris Delattre, a French resident in the Czech Republic, is behind the festival. "The chocolate festival is the biggest sweet event in the Czech Republic. This season takes place in sixteen cities, but it's the first time in Ústí nad Labem," he estimates.
"We have about thirty exhibitors here. Visitors can also taste a very unconventional chocolate like pralines with pepper, rosemary or honey." The possibility of finding something new is a lot, "adds the organizer.
You can see a set of chocolate or a unique chocolate cake to taste: "It's a special Italian delicacy coming from the Piedmont region," says salesman Andrej Pospíšil. adding that the distinctive flavor of this delicacy makes nuts and a special plate based on almond lemon flour.
In the children's corner, children can try chocolate painting. In accompanying programs every hour the leading Czech chocolate and chefs with chocolate cook.
"Because this weekend is a tradition for St Martin's goose, I asked her to include our chef, who will prepare a goose of chocolate and oranges", Chris Delattre organizes the unusual culinary experience.
The festival takes place in a large hall in Ústí Culture House on Saturday from 10 am to 6 pm and on Sunday from 10:00 to 17:00.