Have you always wanted to learn how to make tamales? Now is your chance to learn from a master tamalera!
Classes are generally held monthly on select Saturdays from 10 AM — 12:30 PM. Our 2017 schedule is set for February 25th, April 15th, July 29th and November 18th.
Class fee: $75 per person per class — includes recipe and one dozen uncooked tamales. Class fees go to support our Senior Nutrition & Wellness Program that provides balanced daily congregate meals, daily social and educational activities, exercise classes three times a week, and delivered meals to homebound seniors each week.
Class will begin promptly at 10:00 AM in the kitchen at El Centro de la Raza. All cooking supplies and ingredients will be provided, but please bring your own apron.
The class focuses on the traditional preparation of authentic pork tamales. The tamales are prepared in the handmade and traditional fashion using cultural ingredients, which includes pork lard. No substitutions can be made. We offer a vegetarian tamale classes if that is of interest to you.
We have other exciting cooking classes as well:
Location: El Centro de la Raza 2524 16th Ave S (in kitchen on ground floor).
Questions? Please call (206) 957-4649 or email [email protected]
Private group classes available upon request.
Space is limited so sign up today! We look forward to meeting you! Gracias!