The Art of the Dumpling: Nepali Momos with Shailini Sisodia

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The KITCHEN presented by The Trustees

The Boston Public Market

100 Hanover Street

Boston, MA 02108

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The Art of the Dumpling: Nepali Momos with Shailini Sisodia

Presented by The Trustees

Chef Shailini Sisodia shows us the ropes for creating popular Nepali dumplings, known as "Momos". Students will learn how to make two momo fillings from scratch, sourcing ingredients from the Boston Public Market farmers and vendors. Shailini will share tips for filling and shaping traditional momos, using both store bought and home made wrappers. You’ll tag-team with classmates to perfect your momo making skills and even learn how to make an unforgettable “Golbeda ko achaar”—tomato pickle.

In addition, you will enjoy tastes of three local New England wines that pair perfectly with recipes we’ll be making, courtesy of The Massachusetts Wine Shop.

Menu:

  • Chestnut Farms turkey and scallion dumplings with Nepali spices and herbs
  • Vegetarian Dumplings with Seasonal Veggies from Stillman's Farm
  • Handmade Tomato Achaar sauce

Dates:

  • Sunday, September 8 from 1:00-3:00 pm
  • Saturday September 28 from 1:00-3:00 pm
  • Sunday, November 10 from 4-6PM
  • Sunday, December 1 from 4-6PM

Tickets: $60 for Trustees member and $75 for Non-Trustees Members. Members must bring their current member card and number. Join The Trustees and save! Members save between 20-40% off all classes in The KITCHEN.

Our hands-on cooking classes are structured as a group learning experience; you’ll work with other students to create a seasonal meal led by our professional chef instructors. We focus on learning new cooking styles and techniques to increase your confidence and enjoyment in your own kitchen. Here are a few things to know before booking a class with us:

  • Each class is centered on the local, seasonal farmers and artisans of the Boston Public Market, so menus may change slightly based on what’s available the day of the event.
  • During each class, you’ll learn 2 or 3 recipes, you’ll work with between 2 and 4 other students to create each one, and you’ll enjoy a plentiful taste of each.
  • Classes are usually between 2 and 2.5 hours long, unless otherwise noted.
  • Please be prepared to be on your feet, standing at a table, and cooking for the duration of class.
  • We recommend comfortable, non-slip, and closed-toe shoes.

About Shailini Sisodia

Shailini Sisodia was born in Kathmandu, Nepal, and with her father being a well-known UN diplomat, the family lived all over the world. Massachusetts, however, has now been her home for the past few decades. A life long educator, Shailini taught at both Boston University and Northeastern University earlier in her career, and while she enjoyed that a great deal, she is currently living her true passion by teaching people how to cook food that is both delicious and nutritious. Toward that end, she teaches many different types of cuisines in her Boston area cooking classes, and most recently taught at the well known Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Kitchen. Shailini also does a great deal of volunteer work, mostly food related.

About The Trustees and The KITCHEN

As one of the largest owners of agricultural land and the premier steward of the cultural and natural landscape of Massachusetts, The Trustees extends its leadership to transform the local food system by connecting residents and visitors back to the land and sharing the Commonwealth’s collective agrarian heritage through innovative retail and educational experiences at the Boston Public Market in the heart of downtown Boston.

The KITCHEN is a community gathering place, managed by The Trustees, that is restoring the craft of seasonal cooking in Massachusetts, New England, and beyond through hands-on classes and educational experiences that celebrate the farmers and artisans of this region. Partnered with the Boston Public Market, The KITCHEN embraces a whole-food approach to eating and promotes cooking as an essential cornerstone of a sustainable food system.

Join The Trustees and receive 20%-50% off all classes, workshops, and events at The KITCHEN and all Trustees properties.

Program Refunds/Cancellations: In the event that a program is cancelled due to severe weather, low enrollment, or other circumstances, we will notify you as soon as possible by email and issue you a full refund within 14 days of the cancellation. If you cannot attend a program as planned, contact kitcheninfo@thetrustees.org at least 7 days prior to the start of the program to receive a full refund. Refunds will not be granted for registration cancellations placed fewer than 7 days before the start of the program. There are no refunds for missed classes. The KITCHEN reserves the right to change program locations, schedules, or instructors when necessary.

Thank you for joining us in the KITCHEN! Please note that the BPM Garage at 7 Sudbury St will be closed from September 29th, 2019 to October 19th, 2019, so on-site parking is unavailable during those periods. We apologize for the inconvenience. The nearest parking garage is the Government Center Garage: https://www.governmentcentergarage.com/parking-rates-hours.html

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The KITCHEN presented by The Trustees

The Boston Public Market

100 Hanover Street

Boston, MA 02108

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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