Flaky & Savory Pinching Pies with Chef Reem Assil of Reem’s California (Livestream Benefit for SF New Deal)

LivestreamSan Francisco, CA


Join La Cocina alum and Bay Area culinary star Reem Assil for a morning of savory hand pies. From dough to filling, to the ever-important pinching of pies, Reem will take you step by step through the making of perfect spinach and cheese Fatayer. All guests must supply their own ingredients. Full ingredient list will be provided upon purchase of ticket. --- 2019 San Francisco Rising Star Restaurateur and 2018 Best Chef: West Nominee Reem Assil founded Reem’s with a passion for the flavors of Arab street-corner bakeries and the vibrant communities where they’re located. She draws inspiration from the aromas and tastes of food she experienced growing up in a Palestinian-Syrian household, and bringing --- The Memorial Day Weekend "Chefstival" brings together over a dozen of the Bay Area's top chefs to host one-of-a-kind interactive cooking classes through ChefsFeed Experiences. Half of all ticket proceeds go directly to the host chefs and their staff, the other half goes to the nonprofit SF New Deal. SF New Deal is a nonprofit that partners with small businesses and community organizations to provide income for workers and meals for neighbors in need. They directly fund restaurants, keeping businesses open, workers employed, and vulnerable people fed. Learn more and get involved: Thanks to CUESA for donating the ingredients used by the chefs in these livestreams.

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Here's What You'll Learn!
Fatayer Dough Spinach Filling (Sabanikh) Cheese Filling Variation (Jibneh)


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