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Mango Madness

7/22/2017 at 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Event Description


  Rockledge Gardens
Date: Saturday July 22, 2017
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Rockledge Gardens
Address: 2153 U.S. 1 Rockledge, FL 32955
Price: Free, class is $50
Category: Educational

It’s mango season and we are celebrating!

10 am: Join Dane for a free informative seminar all about growing mangoes and taste free samples of many different varieties of mango to help you decide what kind of mango tree you want to grow!

1 pm: Cooking with Mangoes with Chef Fernando! Enjoy a cooking demo in our new outdoor kitchen, and tapas tasting of four different dishes all using mango! (See the menu.) Fernando Navarrete is a professional chef, entrepreneur and native Floridian, currently living in Cocoa. He earned his culinary arts degree from The Florida Culinary Institute and holds an A.S. degree in Dietetic Technology. Fernando previously owned So Good Cottage Café and currently owns So Good Chef in which he teaches cooking classes, bottles gourmet sauces, and provides personal chef services. Check him out at Cost is $50 per person, space is limited and pre-registration is required.