Smooth Festival of Chocolate
THE COBBLED STREETS of the Rocks will be lined with market stalls and chill-out zones for the fourth annual festival dedicated to chocolate. Punters can sample chocolate desserts, pick up baking tips from food demonstrations, and spy chocolate sculptures, desserts and beverages created for the festival. Tr y treats from the likes of Gelato Messina, Black Star Pastry, the Original Chocowrap, Rocco’s Dessert Jars, Piazza D’Oro, Mr Black Espresso, Endeavour Beer, Baci Perugina and more. Mr Black Espresso will be serving Espresso Jar-tinis topped with Nutie doughnuts, and Endeavour Beer will be brewing a special chocolate ale especially for the festival. There’ll be a Chocolatiers’ Quarters based in the Overseas Passenger Terminal, and at the Lindt Lounge you’ll be able to buy your own personalised milk or dark chocolate Excellence blocks as a sweet memento. Rebecca Russo à The Rocks 2000. www.smooth.com.au. Sat, Sun 10am-6pm. Free. Aug 12-13.