Cooking with Aronia (Choke) Berries at NICC Waukon Center

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) Business and Community Solutions is offering a Cooking with Aronia (Choke) Berries class Tuesday, September 27 from 6-8 p.m. at the NICC Waukon Center, 1220 3rd Avenue NW. Nicknamed the super berry, Aronia (Choke)Berries are merging into the mainstream as a bona-fide health food and they are native to Iowa.

Participants can learn about the potential health benefits, how to use them and sample them in recipes that will be demonstrated. The tentative menu includes Aronia Hummus, Butternut Squash-Stuffed Aronia Pasta, Smoked Pork Loin with Aronia Chutney, Aronia Brussels Salad, Aronia Scones.

The deadline for paid registration is September 20. To register online visit or call NICC Waukon Center at 844-642-2338, ext. 6700.