Friday, January 29, 2010

Arboretum offers cooking classes

Fresh: Celebrating The Table
Cooking at The Arboretum
301 N. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia, CA 91007
$40 members / $45 non-members
Pre-registration required; please call 626.821.4623

Malbec Restaurant - New Argentinean Cuisine
1001 E. Green Street Pasadena 91106 626.683.0550
Wednesday, February 17 from 3 - 5 pm

Wait until you taste this fabulous Argentinean food which is full of influences from Italian, Spanish and French cuisines rather than the traditional Latin American flavors. Argentinean owners, Javier Pardini and chef/owner Pablo Alcorta, have brought these lively flavors to Pasadena with their fabulous Malbec Restaurant.

Malbec is also the name of Argentina’s signature grape that is quickly making a name for itself with red wine lovers worldwide. We will be enjoy this wine with the great menu they have chosen to demonstrate for you! Chef Pablo grew up in the Patagonia region of Argentina. He attended a premier culinary school and later worked in Buenos Aires before opening his own restaurant in C√≥rdoba, Argentina.

He makes everything from scratch—pasta, soups and authentic sauces. Join us for a wonderful afternoon! The Skirt steak with chimichurri sauce is a signature dish as is the Milanesitas!!

Menu: Soup, Beef Empanadas, Milanesitas de Lomo a la Napolitana, Marinated Skirt Steak with Chimichurri Sauce and Grilled Vegetables - www.malbeccuisine.com

Save the date: March 10— Chef Claud Beltran of Noir Food & Wine

Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden
301 North Baldwin Ave.
Arcadia, CA 91007-2697
Phone: 626.821.4624
Jill.Berry@arboretum.org
www.arboretum.org

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