Events — Chinese Tea
Essex Market / Think!Chinatown - Zongzi Making Workshop + Tea
Chinese Cuisine Chinese Tea Cultural Event Dragonboat Festival Festival Celebration
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Essex Market, 88 Essex Street, New York, NY 10002, United States (map) [SOLD OUT] Let's get together to celebrate the Dragonboat Festival at Essex St Market's beautiful new kitchen classroom! Chinatown Auntie, Cuijian Wu will teach us how to make both savory and sweet Toisan-style joong/zongzi/粽子, glutenous rice with various tasty goodies wrapped in bamboo leaves. We'll talk a little about the holiday itself and the rituals that are observed. You'll learn about the ingredients and all the steps to make your own joong/zongzi/粽子. There will be homemade joong/zongzi/粽子 in class for you to taste, and a bi-lingual ingredient list...