Virtual Author Talk: The Latin American Cookbook with Virgilio Martinez
Live on Zoom
Presented by Book Larder, Bold Fork, Now Serving, and Omnivore Books on Food
We are thrilled to host Virgilio Martinez to discuss his new book, The Latin American Cookbook. He will be joined in conversation by Andrew Zimmern.
How this works: This event will be broadcast live on Demio. Registering will provide you with a unique access link in an email. At the event time, click that link to watch the talk. During the event, feel free to ask questions using the Q/A or chat feature.
This author talk is FREE, but you can support it by purchasing a copy of the book here. Thank you!
About the Author & Interviewer
After cooking in prestigious restaurants around the world, Virgilio Martínez returned to Peru in 2009 and opened Central. Since 2013 Central has appeared on the World's 50 Best list and has been named the #1 restaurant in Latin America multiple times. He co-founded Mater Iniciativa, which documents Latin America's indigenous foods. In 2018, he opened the acclaimed Mil in the Andes above the terraces of Moray. He is featured on Chef's Table and is the author of Central.
About the Book
An extraordinary celebration of the continent's much-loved regional cuisines - with 600 delicious recipes
Rarely has the incredible range of cuisines from Mexico's tropical coasts to the icy islands at the foot of South America been documented as comprehensively as in this collection. Global star chef and Peruvian sensation Virgilio Martínez curates, with a personal deep dive into each region's food culture, culinary delicacies, and local ingredients. The result: 600 remarkable recipes that bring to life the vibrancy of Latin America and its myriad influences - indigenous, European, Asian and beyond.
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