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Gluten Free Cooking

January 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Chocolate lava cake with cream, Creative Commons courtesy photo
Photo by Vegan Feast Catering

In this class, Rachel Portnoy will discuss the challenges of gluten-free baking, as well as introduce different grains that are available to gluten-free bakers. Learn new techniques and recipes using flavorful, gluten-free ingredients.

Rachel Portnoy started out as a vegetarian cook during her time as a graduate student in the 1990’s, and then moved on to specialize in pastry at Le Cordon Bleu in London.

She worked at French fine dining and Michelin-starred restaurants in New York, Washington D.C. and London, as well as at fine restaurants and bakeries in France. In 2002, Rachel and her husband, French chef Franck Tessier, opened Cakewalk Bakery and Chez Nous Restaurant in Lee. Rachel now works as a Culinary and Baking instructor/Demonstration Chef at Canyon Ranch.

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Event Details

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Date:
January 28
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Event Location

Berkshire Botanical Garden
5 West Stockbridge Road
Stockbridge, MA
413.298.3926

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