Join Club Dine In! and Slow Food SF at JAX Vineyard’s Loft for a potluck featuring recipes from the new book, Cooking with Italian Grandmothers by Jessica Theroux. Choose your favorite recipe from the cookbook and join us for dinner. JAX Vineyard will pour wine and California Olives and Oils will have olive oil for tasting. Theroux will be at the potluck and show a screening from her time in Italy. Members can stay connected through an discussion board on Facebook to share ideas, experiences and suggestions with each other.
When: Janaury 16, 2011 5-8PM
Where: JAX Vineyards SF Loft 334 Brannan Street San Francisco, CA 94107
RSVP: Tickets are $15 per person and includes an olive oil tasting and 1 glass of JAX Vineyard wine with dinner.
Cooking with Italian Grandmothers features the histories and menus of twelve grandmothers, each of whom welcomed Ms. Theroux into her kitchen and pantry and shared both favorite dishes and personal wisdoms. From the dramatic winter shores of Ustica to the blooming hills of Tuscany in the spring, readers will journey though Italy’s most diverse regions and seasons to discover the country’s most delectable dishes, from the traditional to the unexpected, and meet the storied women who make them.
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Read the RECAP of the event here.
* See pictures of past potlucks here, here and here.
**If you did not get the book at our Omnivore book signing in December then please pick one up soon. Choose your favorite recipe and join us for dinner.
Looking forward to this event! Can I purchase the book at a book store, or can I only get it online?
I can’t go to this one but that sounds like an interesting idea if you do it again..
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