Upcoming Chocolate Events

Thursday April 12, 2018

Santa Monica Chocolate Society

"Paris Review" Come taste the treats I bring back from my most recent trip to Paris.

The Gourmandise School of Sweets and Savories

7pm - 9pm


Thursday March 1, 2018

Santa Monica Chocolate Society

A Night of Chocolate and Whiskey Pairing

Link: https://www.cookingschoolsofamerica.com/thegourmandiseschool/index.php?page=classes#4429

Monday February 12, 2018

6pm – 10pm

The Gourmandise School of Sweets and Savories

“Valentine’s Make and Take”

It's time to stir, pour, roll and package your Valentine's Day gifts! Join us for this 4-hour class with renowned Chocolatier and Confectioner Ruth Kennison. You will make, assemble and package 6 beautiful boxes of assorted handmade chocolates and candies. Bring a bottle of champagne to share!

Link: https://www.cookingschoolsofamerica.com/thegourmandiseschool/index.php?page=classes#4384

Sunday February 11, 2018

Noon – 5pm

Valentine’s Pop-up

The Hangar

3472 S. Centinela Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90066

Link: http://www.thehangarla.com/home



Announcing a Club For Chocolate Lovers

Tastings, Discussions & Guests

Ruth is excited to announce the

Santa Monica Chocolate Society

We will gather on the first Thursday of each month at The Gourmandise School to taste, discuss and celebrate the best flavors of the chocolate world.

Our First Event is Thursday, June 1st from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm and will feature the cacao farmer, Juliana Aquino from Brazil. 

Please click here to REGISTER NOW!