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10/9 am
on KET

5:30/4:30 pm
on KET2

Rebecca Ruth Candy Factory

For more than 85 years, Kentuckians have been filling their Easter baskets, Christmas stockings and Valentine’s gifts with chocolates from Rebecca Ruth Candy.

Charles Booe, Rebecca Ruth Candy president In this segment, Louisville Life tours the factory in Frankfort. Learn about Ruth and Rebecca, whose talents for making sweets led to a chocolate-covered Kentucky tradition (bourbon balls, anyone?).

Program 218
Louisville Zoo conservation, Rebecca Ruth Candy factory tour, plus the history of long-time Louisville florists Nanz & Kraft. We're joined on the set by guest Linda Valentine, executive director of the Presbyterian General Assembly Council (USA). (#218)