11160 Veirs Mill Road
Please join Hollywood East Cafe for dumpling samples, an eight course dinner and a presentation on Dumplings Along the Silk Road. Les Dames d’Escoffier Global Culinary Initiative invites you to join culinary experts Janet Cam and Amy Riolo for a virtual journey along the Silk Road to learn the roles and recipes of dumplings in various times and cultures. Beginning in China and ending in Italy, they will discuss Chinese, Central Asian, Turkish, Middle Eastern and Italian Dumplings. Enjoy samples prepared by Janet Yu while gaining an appreciation for the evolution of the dumpling and historical significance as evidenced in today’s global menus. Following the presentation, you will enjoy a multi-course Chinese menu which includes one-of-a-kind 8 course menu from the Chinese province of Taishan. Tea Specialist, Laurie Bell, will discuss the Pu-erh tea that will be served. General admission tickets are priced at $75 per person. 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. For more information or to purchase tickets, please click here.