New! Herbs and Spices – from the World to your Home

2017-10-04 6:30 - 9 pm Location: VanDusen Guides Classroom Instructor: Claire Smith Price: Member: $36 / Non-member: $40

Coriander, caraway, fennel seed, mustard, mint, bay, garlic, basil – discover the global importance of these and other herbs and spices through a culinary and historical lens.

Learn how they shaped the world, and our palate, and which plants can be easily grown in your garden. Herbs and spices were highly valued, traded as currency, and drove advances in trade, exploration and medicine, while also leading to strife and even war. Learn how they impart key flavours and also give us specific protective, nutritional and/or medicinal benefits.

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