Dinner

Rooted in Family: Wine & Stories from Mexican American Winemakers, 2017 Winemakers’ Dinner

16 MAY 2017 | 6:30 PM The Smithsonian Castle, Washington, DC The National Museum of American History is honoring Mexican American winemakers and their impact on California’s wine industry, and I’m proud to be the culinary consultant for the annual Winemakers’ Dinner. Come taste and learn about the five acclaimed winemakers and how they cherish and…

Mexico’s Northern Riches

3 DECEMBER 2015 6:45 PM to 9:30 PM Cooking demonstration and tasting dinner at the Mexican Cultural Institute in Washington, DC. Close the year in the grand style of the north of Mexico — Monterrey, Nuevo León! I will be joined by a special guest chef from northern Mexico to explore the region’s culinary riches. For…

Mexico’s Silver Route

23 APRIL 2015 6:45 PM to 9:30 PM Cooking demonstration and tasting dinner at the Mexican Cultural Institute in Washington, DC. Join me to celebrate the 25th “Silver” Anniversary of the Mexican Cultural Institute with a menu in homage to Mexico’s Silver Route. In the colonial era, this route connected Mexico City to Zacatecas, the premier…

Diego Rivera’s Table

19 MARCH 2014 6:45 PM to 9:00 PM Cooking demonstration and tasting dinner at the Mexican Cultural Institute in Washington, DC. I’m excited to kick off my 2014 season with a menu inspired by artist Diego Rivera’s table, in conjunction with the Institute’s Man at the Crossroads exhibition. To register and for more information, click…

Sips & Suppers

27 JANUARY 2013 6:00 – 10:00 PM I am so thrilled to have been invited to participate in this year’s Sips & Suppers. Created and hosted by chef Alice Waters, chef José Andrés, and New York Times food writer Joan Nathan, Sips & Suppers is a series of intimate dinners happening in private homes all on the same night in Washington…