Wednesday, October 2, 2013

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AVENTURA MALL AIMS TO BREAK GUINNESS WORLD RECORD FOR LARGEST CHOCOLATE MOUSSE DURING ITS ANNUAL CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL

AVENTURA, Fla. – (Sept. 30, 2013) – Aventura Mall, Miami’s premier shopping destination, announces plans to break the Guinness World Record for the Largest Chocolate Mousse at its annual Chocolate Festival on Sunday, Oct. 6 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
 Executive Chefs Rick Chiavari from Turnberry Ocean Colony and Danny Malone from Turnberry Isle Miami will lead the effort of beating the current 313 pound world record, while raising funds to benefit the Children’s Craniofacial Association, a national non-profit organization that addresses the medical, financial, emotional, and educational concerns of children craniofacial conditions.


Aventura Mall shoppers will have the opportunity to witness the record-breaking attempt and also taste the colossal dessert once it’s complete. Plus throughout the day, visitors will be delighted by elaborate chocolate displays and sweet treats from some of South Florida's most popular restaurants and chocolatiers. A special kids chocolate station, exciting raffle prizes and more surprises will provide entertainment for the entire family.
Visitors can tantalize their taste buds and help raise money for the Children’s Craniofacial Association by purchasing tickets at the event ($1 each ticket or $10 for 13 tickets) and exchanging them for treats.
Chocolate Festival participants include BC Café/Tacos, Churro Mania, Clarabelles, Crepemaker, Dolce Peccati, Fireman Derricks Pies, Florida International University, Ft. Lauderdale Art Institute, Mariners Sand Country Club, Munchcakes, P.A.C Pastries (Vegan, Gluten-free), Porto Vita, Sugar Yummy Momma, Sweet Tooth, The Daily Melt, Turnberry Isle Miami, Turnberry Ocean Colony, Veggie Express (Vegan), Color Me Mine/Alisa's Painted Bistro, and Trazos Academy.
Chocolate Festival is sponsored by Ann and Ari Deshe Foundation, BC Café, Gym Kidz, Hercules, Mark Gordon Foundation, Michael Klein Foundation and New York Bakeries.
For more information, visit www.aventuramall.com/chocolate-festival or call (305) 935-1110.

About Aventura Mall
MIAMI'S LARGEST SUPER REGIONAL MALL

Miami's #1 shopping destination among locals and international visitors, Aventura Mall ranks as one of the top five highest grossing malls in the country in sales per square foot.  Anchored by Bloomingdale’s, Nordstrom and Macy’s, Aventura Mall boasts 300 specialty stores, ranging from chic, internationally renowned names such as Louis Vuitton, Cartier, Emilio Pucci, Herve Leger, Burberry, Montblanc, Faconnable, Henri Bendel, Ulysse Nardin, Michael Kors, Breitling and Hugo Boss to many of the most popular and recognized retailers, including Abercrombie & Fitch, Apple, Calvin Klein, Forever XXI, True Religion and Diesel. Aventura Mall is also home to 10 full-service restaurants and an exclusive contemporary art collection featuring 10 installations positioned throughout the shopping center. 

Located at 19501 Biscayne Boulevard, the mall is open Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., andSunday, Noon to 8 p.m. For more information call (305) 935-1110, visit online at www.aventuramall.com.   Aventura Mall is owned and managed by Turnberry Associates.