Summer Series: Cooking Classes at DGS Delicatessen in Partnership with Entry Point DC
Weekly Event - Every Saturday: 4:00 PM
Join DGS and Entry Point DC for three interactive cooking classes July 20th, 27th and August 3rd. Price includes 1 hour class, plus small bites, sparkling wine, and take away recipes.
July 20th at 4pm - SOLD OUT
Pickling Vegetables: Half Sours, Dills & More.
Pickles are iconic in the delicatessen. At DGS, we pickle cucumbers, radish, fennel, mushrooms, eggs and more. In the first class, Chef Koslow will teach you pickling 101 and demonstrate how to transform any vegetable into a delicious pickle. Learn tricks for how to make great half sours and dills at home.
July 27th at 4pm
Fish: Cured, Smoked & Pickled - SOLD OUT
The delicatessen traces its roots to Eastern Europe, where our great grandparents cured, smoked and pickled fish. We’ve relearned this important food craft at DGS. In the second class of the series, Chef Koslow will teach you how to cure salmon, smoke whitefish and pickle bluefish.
August 3rd at 4pm
Slivovitz, Shrubs & Moving Beyond Manischewitz
Last but not least: drinking. Our drinking culture was born in Eastern Europe, but was shaped in Lower East Side bars, summer retreats in the Catskill Mountains, and winter getaways to Florida. Learn from Beverage Director Brian Zipin how to make slivovitz at home, turn fruit into shrubs for your cocktails, and pair Jewish food with wine.
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