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Tastes of the Camino

Tastes of the Camino
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Tastes of the Camino

The best cookbooks aren't just about cooking - they also bring together culinary passion and exploration. That description perfectly sums up Yosmar Martinez’s exquisite Tastes of the Camino. Focusing on foods along an ancient pilgrimage route in northern Spain, the book reveals the luscious, amazing dishes of a food-rich region. Join Yosmar’s hands-on/demo class and savor some of her favorites:

  • Aceitunas al Horno (Baked Olives)

  • Pan con Tomate y Jamón Serrano (Toasted bread with Tomato and Serrano ham)

  • Gambas al Ajillo (Garlic Shrimp)

  • Tarta de Santiago (St. James Almond Cake)

What to expect:

  • Class will include all instruction, tools, recipes and ingredients.

  • Each student will enjoy some light nibbles, sparkling water, and a welcome glass of wine, beer, or water kefir upon arrival.

  • Demo and some hands-on cooking.

  • Plenty of samples of all dishes created.

  • Yosmar’s book, Tastes of the Camino will be available for purchase after the class.

CLASS DATE: 10/14/19

6:30 - 8:30pm

About Yosmar

Yosmar Monique Martinez is a cookbook author and culinary instructor who believes everyone has the gift to create a memorable meal. All that is needed is a bit of guidance, good ingredients, and an openness to new culinary experiences. From an early age, Yosmar had an inherent culinary curiosity always concocting something new in the kitchen. This curiosity was amplified by the fact that, by the time she was nine years old, she had lived in four countries and thus was exposed to many different cuisines. As a young adult, she developed an appreciation and passion for heirloom ingredients and artisanal food. She then moved to Paris to attend the renowned culinary school Le Cordon Bleu. While in Paris, she had an opportunity to do an internship at Pierre Hermé Paris, one of the most innovative and exquisite pastry shops in the world. She has walked the Camino de Santiago four times and is very active in the pilgrim community in the United States. She currently resides in Miami Beach, FL where she teaches private cooking classes.

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