UPCOMING CULINARY TOUR IN SENEGAL 

From January 30 to February 10 2017, join Chef Pierre Thiam and the West African Research Association for an unforgettable culinary journey in Senegal, West Africa. This will be a hands-on experience--we'll be learning to prepare a number of signature West African dishes such as Ndole, Egussi, Yassa,and Thieboudienne, as well as gaining a new understanding of this part of the world. So mark your calendars for the first ten days of February 2017 and plan to come relax, enjoy the sunshine, and learn more about this important world region through its cuisine.

JAN 30 TO FEB 10, 2017

www.tastesofwestafrica.org

MARCH 1, 2017

COOKING SESSION WITH CHEF KOTANI SHUICHI at beautiful thread IN TAMBACOUNDA

It was such a beautiful experience to have traveled with Chef Kotani in the Fonio region of Tambacounda.

Chef Kotani made a great impression on the local women when he prepared soba noodles using fonio flour.

Many thanks to the Korsa  for making it happen and for offering the beautiful setting of thread (http://www.thread-senegal.org/welcome/) of sinthian

February 12, 2017

 

Chef Pierre Thiam at SUNY (Old Westbury)

GUEST APPEARANCE AT OLD WESTBURY SUNY RESTAURANT WITH A SPECIAL CHICKEN MAFE & FONIO PILAF.

FEBRUARY 27, 2017

MARCH 1, 2017

Chef Pierre Thiam at MOFAD

I will present Fonio, a gluten-free, drought resistant, ancient African grain. There will be a tasting of fonio specialties.

March 30, 2017

MOFAD (http://www.mofad.org)

MARCH 1, 2017

Chef Pierre Thiam At Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA)

July 27. 2017

 

Chef Pierre Thiam milk street session Boston (MA)

July 27,  2017

MARCH 1, 2017

Chef Pierre Thiam in New Orleans at Dillard University

I will have a series of events around New Orleans between March 24 and 28.

From Mar 24 to March 28, 2017

(Check soon for program)

http://www.nola.com/food/index.ssf/2017/02/senegal_chef_pierre_thiam_cook.html

MARCH 1, 2017

Chef Pierre Thiam at North Carolina Central University in Raleigh (NC) 

I will be a guest Panelist alongside Dr. Sheila Walker & Dr. Maria Elba Torres.

Moderator: Dr. Layla Brown-Vincent.

March 8, 2017

Panelists will examine, among others, the differential Life Changes of young Afrolatina Women in relation to Racism and intra-racial colorism.