Mexican Cultural Institute

Rediscovering Baja

7 DECEMBER 2017 | 6:45 PM Mexican Cultural Institute, Washington, DC Cooking Demo and Tasting Dinner Baja California has entered the worldwide culinary radar because of its wines, which now stand on par with those from California and France. However, little is known about the culinary roots and creative reinvention happening in Baja kitchens. Join…

The Magic of Oaxaca

19 OCTOBER 2017 | 6:45 PM Mexican Cultural Institute, Washington, DC Cooking Demo and Tasting Dinner Chef Pati will demo and serve a menu based on the state of Oaxaca. Taking a culinary tour of the state, you will re visit and taste the dishes and flavors from the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, the city of…

Mexico & Guatemala Mano a Mano

14 MARCH 2017 | 6:45 PM Mexican Cultural Institute, Washington, DC Cooking Demo and Tasting Dinner For centuries, Guatemala and Mexico formed part of the viceroyalty of New Spain under the Spanish Colony. From 1821 onwards, Mexico and Guatemala went on separate paths, however, their kitchens retain the memory of their shared past, not only under…

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…