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[FULL] Cooking with Chef Paul: Sushi

Community Room Combined
Thursday, May 11, 6:30pm to 7:30pm

The foundation of sushi is the rice. Join Chef Paul to learn to prepare well-balanced sushi rice. The basic sushi rolls—maki, nigiri, and chirashi—will be introduced and shared. The essential condiment for sushi rolls, pickled ginger, will also be prepared and tasted. Demonstration only.

Limited space; registration is required. Registration is currently full. Please call (608) 246-4547 or email to be added to the wait list.

Presented in partnership with Willy Street Co-Op.


About the Presenter

Paul grew up in Taiwan surrounded by fresh hanging foods in the market, but he didn’t have an appreciation for Taiwanese or Chinese ingredients until attending culinary school in Chicago where he developed a love for cooking. After serving in many kitchens over the years, he wanted to share the skills he learned with others which led him to teach. He says about teaching, "Cooking and sharing what I have learned is my passion. Teaching a cooking class gives me a chance to share my knowledge about the differences and uniquenesses of foods that people overlook. I want to show people how to be respectful, creative, and economical about food. To feel delighted when they learn an easy cooking technique using just a couple of simple fresh ingredients. The food is the real star, we are just the facilitators."