Join us for a Virtual Basque Cooking Class featuring instruction from the talented Basque Chef Asier Garcia, Executive Chef at restaurant Leku Ona in Boise. Cook along with us from the comfort of your own kitchen, and impress your dinner guests with visually stunning squid ink noodles, the perfectly cooked rack of lamb, and nail that tricky but “oh so delicious” Basque Burnt Cheesecake – the flavor of the year by the New York Times.
Ticket Registration Ends: March 12 or until tickets are sold out.
All proceeds of ticket sales go towards supporting Educational Programs at the Basque Museum & Cultural Center, a 501(c)3 non-profit. This event is held in collaboration with JUMP, and we thank them for use of their share studio and expertise!
Meet the Chef
Asier Garcia was born and raised in Bilbao, studied culinary arts, and trained at the three Michelin starred restaurant Berasategi. Asier went on to work in one of the temples of Basque gastronomy: “Katxi”, where the quality of the product was the main character in every dish and was treated with the utmost respect. From there he met with Jose Mari Artiach and came to Boise to open Leku Ona in 2005. He ran the restaurant kitchen for a couple of years before returning to Bilbao. With over 20 years of experience in some of the best restaurants, both in Boise and Bilbao, Asier intends to bring back Leku Ona to the very best of Basque gastronomy.