Cooking At Home With Tung Nguyen: Vietnamese Spring Rolls – May 6, 2021

Cooking At Home With Tung Nguyen: Vietnamese Spring Rolls

  • WHEN

    Thursday, May 6, 2021 at

    3 p.m.

    Virtual – Online

  • AGES All ages
  • COST $24.95

Join mother and daughter team Lyn and Tung Nguyen and their partner Kathy Manning for a celebration of food, family history, entrepreneurship, community and moms.

In this 75-minute class, you will learn how flavorful and simple Vietnamese cooking is as you make nước châ´m, the classic sweet-savory-tart dipping sauce of Vietnamese cuisine and two recipes to go with it: spring rolls and fish with mango-peppercorn sauce.

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