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Lake Front Film Series: Edna Lewis, Cherishing Virginia’s Food Heritage

Posted on September 14, 2017 by Montfair Resort Farm

Enjoy an evening with our cherished local food historian Leni Sorensen of Albemarle County. Leni will present the film In the Season: The Edna Lewis Story followed by an educational talk. Enjoy a personal food tasting inspired by Edna’s famed cooking. Learn about Edna Lewis, African American Chef, James Beard Living Legend Award winner and […]

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Lake Front Film Series: Edna Lewis, Cherishing Virginia’s Food Heritage

Posted on September 14, 2017 by Montfair Resort Farm

Enjoy an evening with our cherished local food historian Leni Sorensen of Albemarle County. Leni will present the film In the Season: The Edna Lewis Story followed by an educational talk. Enjoy a personal food tasting inspired by Edna’s famed cooking. Learn about Edna Lewis, African American Chef, James Beard Living Legend Award winner and […]

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Aztec Chocolate-Making Workshop with Leni Sorensen

Posted on July 13, 2017 by Montfair Resort Farm

The Aztecs, the Spanish and Us: Hand Made Chocolate Craft Learn Aztec techniques of grinding, paste-making and mixing to craft traditional mole sauce, hot chocolate and hardened chocolate. Enjoy a mole-sauced lunch meal and take home a sample of the class chocolate production. Leni Sorensen is a culinary historian and teacher of home provisioning and […]

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Aztec Chocolate-Making Workshop with Leni Sorensen

Posted on July 13, 2017 by Montfair Resort Farm

The Aztecs, the Spanish and Us: Hand Made Chocolate Craft Learn Aztec techniques of grinding, paste-making and mixing to craft traditional mole sauce, hot chocolate and hardened chocolate. Enjoy a mole-sauced lunch meal and take home a sample of the class chocolate production. Leni Sorensen is a culinary historian and teacher of home provisioning and […]

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