What's Cookin with Chef Booker
Cooking Demonstration at The Buford Highway Farmer's Market featuring recipes from Chef Jennifer's newest cookbook, Dinner Déjà Vu: Southern Tonight, French Tomorrow
Q. What do you get when you put a Georgia lady in the world famous Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts, Paris?
A. A cooking class at Buford Highway Farmers Market for your Mother's best ever Mother's Day gift.
Wednesday, May 16th @6pm
Southern Divas of the New South™ Host a Summertime Pig Pickin’
Saturday, June 10th @ 6pm
A pig pickin, also known as “rolling a pig”, pig pull, pig roast or, among the Cajuns of Louisiana, "cochon de lait", plays a significant role in the foodways and culture of the American South. It involves the barbecuing of a whole hog and is a favorite for large group and family gatherings, such as church dinners, family reunions, graduations, weddings, tailgating for football, and even at Thanksgiving and Christmas. Join French-trained Southern Chef Jennifer Hill Booker and James Beard Award-winning cookbook author Cynthia Graubart as they explore what the New South looks like through the eyes of two female chefs.
They will share their modern interpretation of this long-standing method of Southern cooking and celebration.
This menu for the evening will be:
• Pimento Cheese Stuffed Deviled Eggs
• Smoked Suckling Pig with Hot Pepper Vinegar & Bourbon Barbeque Sauce
• Baked Beans
• Creamy Coleslaw
• Sweet Potato Salad
• Pickled Peppers, Onions & Green Tomatoes
• Southern Divas Cake Parade: Triple Chocolate Brownie Cake, Banana Pudding, Coca-Cola Cake, Strawberry Lemon Trifle, Red Velvet Cake