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Fox Run Residents Bask in Valentine’s Day Chocolate Fest

February 21, 2017

NOVI, MI (February 21, 2017) -- Residents of Fox Run retirement community feasted on hundreds of chocolate delicacies prepared by the nation's finest chefs when they celebrated a Valentine's Day Chocolate Fest by basking in the nostalgia and romanticism of chocolate.

Kevin Cunningham, Director of Dining Services and a chocolatier who admits to having a constant craving for truffles and cheesecakes, created many of the chocolate masterpieces himself.

The Entrée consisted of sliced beef tenderloin rubbed with organic cocoa nib, cinnamon spices and served with a chocolate infused red wine sauce. Chocolate delights included the following:

  • Chocolate Cheesecake
  • White Chocolate Cheesecake
  • Cream puffs w/ vanilla ice-cream and chocolate ganache
  • Chocolate mousse cups
  • White Chocolate mousse cups
  • Chocolate dipped Strawberries
  • Chocolate dipped Cherries in Vodka
  • Chocolate chip bars
  • Chocolate bread pudding
  • Turtles
  • Peanut butter cups
  • Truffles
  • Hot Chocolate
  • White Hot Chocolate
  • Mini bumpy cupcakes
  • Brownies
  • Chocolate macaroons

Fox Run's Chefs de Cuisine assisted Cunningham by gathering chocolate recipes and history from around the world.