Thursday, Oct 24, 6-8 PM

Cooking Demonstration & Tasting by Chef Wilfredo Avelar of Mawi Tortillas

New Orleans Botanical Garden

Chef Will Alevar is going to show you his family tradition of making tortillas. Have you ever wanted to know how to make the best tortilla? Chef Will Alevar will reveal his family tradition. You’ve probably eaten his family’s tortillas at several restaurants around town, but now is your chance to learn how to create them in your own home. Alevar, who owns and operates Mawi Tortilleria with his dad, is bringing his passion for fresh tortillas to The Kitchen in the Garden. In this hands-on demonstration, you will learn how to make the dough, form the tortillas and cook them to perfection, as well as go home with a few of Alevar’s favorite recipes for taco fillings.