This month Ivy Stark, Corporate Executive Chef of Dos Caminos introduces a new cookbook. In celebration on Saturday, November 5 Chef Stark will be hosting a cooking class at Dos Caminos Las Vegas featuring recipes from the book.
Cooking Class November 5 at Dos Caminos Las Vegas with Chef Ivy Stark
Learn To Make Dishes From Chef Stark’s New Book: Dos Caminos’ Mexican Street Food
WHAT: Ivy Stark celebrates the release of her new book, Dos Caminos’ Mexican Street Food with a cooking class at Dos Caminos Las Vegas inside The Palazzo. Stark, the corporate executive chef for Dos Caminos, along with Dos Caminos Las Vegas executive chef Roberto Hernandez will lead participants through an interactive cooking demonstration featuring signature dishes from the book.
The three-hour class is $65 per person plus tax and gratuity and includes the demonstration followed by a lunch of the featured dishes along with signature cocktails, recipes and a signed copy of the Dos Caminos’ Mexican Street Food cookbook by Chef Stark. On arrival attendees will enjoy coffee, Mexican hot chocolate, fresh juices with pan dulce, muffins and fruit.
WHEN: Saturday, November 5
11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Dos Caminos at The Palazzo Resort Hotel Casino
3325 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, NV 89109
For reservations please contact 702.577.9550 or Rocco Gonzalez at firstname.lastname@example.org
MEXICAN STREET FOOD
120 Authentic Recipes to Make at Home
By Ivy Stark with Joanna Pruess
At the popular Dos Caminos restaurants in New York, Las Vegas, Atlantic City, and Fort Lauderdale, Corporate Executive Chef Ivy Stark is the mastermind behind the mouthwatering menus, serving up the freshest guacamole, ceviche, Asada tacos, Mexico City-style quesadillas, killer margaritas, and much more. Now, everyone can bring the bold flavors of Dos Caminos into their own kitchen with Dos Caminos’ Mexican Street Food. Packed with 120 recipes, delightful anecdotes, and profiles of real Mexican cooks, like Abigail Mendoza from Oaxaca who cooks up unbeatable mole, Dos Caminos’ Mexican Street Food is a must-have for any serious kitchen. Stark also offers time-saving techniques and make-ahead suggestions, as well as tips for working with Mexican seasonings and produce like plantains and chilies. She makes it easy even for beginners to enjoy traditional foods with a modern twist such as:
- Plantain croquettes
- Chilies stuffed with spicy ground turkey
- Baja-style fish tacos
- Cornmeal biscuits with cheddar and chipotle
- Roasted chicken flautas
- Tamarind braised short ribs
- Black bean cakes with spicy butternut squash
- Rose petal ice cream
- Mexican milk fudge
- And much more
After extensive travel and training throughout Mexico, Stark was determined to bring home the native foods that had enchanted her. From stylish couples enjoying beef tacos at a café to day laborers standing at a counter over a paper plate topped with carnitas, everyone loves the delicious, accessible cuisine of Mexican street food. Versatile and simple, these dishes can be enjoyed as a quick nibble or as part of an elegant meal. So stock up on chilies and avocados and get ready for a proper Mexican fiesta!