From Argentina to Mexico to the Spanish-speaking countries of the Caribbean, JBF Award winner Maricel Presilla covers a vast culinary landscape in her book, Gran Cocina Latina. The historian and restaurateur’s comprehensive cookbook includes over 500 authentic recipes to simultaneously satisfy the palate and a sense of wanderlust.
Beard on Books is an ongoing monthly literary series featuring readings and discussions with some of the food world’s most celebrated authors. Acqua Panna and S.Pellegrino waters, tea from Le Palais des Thés, and Lavazza Coffee will be served. Sweets provided by Three Tarts. Guests are also welcome to bring a brown-bag lunch. Suggested donation $20. Free admission for students.