Tag Archive: cooking classes

Habitat at Fairmont Pittsburgh

photo by Jenny MacBeth

  Just because Cinco de Mayo is over, doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy some Mexican favorites. Besides, margaritas are best all year long. On May 5, for my niece’s birthday, we took a cooking class at Habitat restaurant located at 510 Market Street, Pittsburgh, PA in the Fairmont Hotel. The hotel is only two years …

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Indian Cooking Class 1 – Khichari

photo of me

My friend Margaret and I attended a free Indian cooking class at Northland Public Library. I highly recommend it. The Indian cook, Ann Manchella, prepared Kichidi (that’s the way she spells it. Most common is Khichari), a rice dish widely known in India as a comfort food. Ann demonstrated the preparation of the dish and …

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Giant Eagle’s Market District

Market District, Photo from columbusfoodie.com

Pittsburgh’s Big Bird (aka Giant Eagle) made national news on CBS Sunday Morning News. The morning commentary was about Taste Test Markets. Now, there’s my calling – Official Taste Tester. Columbus, OH is considered the nations central test market. Several restaurants in the area test their new food ideas in the area. Who knew Columbus …

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