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Adult Summer Reading on Beanstack
We may still be closed but we’re still here for you with something brand new for Adult Summer Reading! Check out the reading challenges on Beanstack, our new app! Starting July 1st, get inspired by nature, learn reflection and introspection skills, or just unplug and be a kid for a day… or two. Pre-register for the August challenges that will have you facing your fears and examining your perceptions. It’s all new, it’s all online, and it’s all summer long at SPL! Head to https://stratford.library.on.ca/beanstackhow to learn more and sign on!
Open Kitchen @Home | Meal Kit with Video Instruction | Pork Steam Bun
NEW! We’re (virtually) bringing Open Kitchen class - and a great meal - to your house!
Learn Stratford Chefs School cooking techniques and tips, while preparing a delicious 3 course meal to savour with our finish-at-home Meal Kits!
Chef Instructor Eli Silverthorne plans the meal and does the prep, you finish the cooking at home! Our professional video tutorial will guide you along the way. Order an Open Kitchen @Home Meal Kit and we’ll make it easy, with all the chef-prepared, pre-measured, farm-to-table ingredients you need, a detailed downloadable recipe booklet with full instructions to keep, and safe contactless pick up.
Take it home and start cooking -
Adapted from our Open Kitchen Master Class series, Chef Eli will guide you through this curated, Asian inspired menu. You'll learn how to cure and smoke fish and then roll it into sushi. You'll make a classic restaurant style pork steam bun at home – steamer optional! - with SCS fermented kimchi and cucumbers that you quick pickle yourself! Lastly, we'll introduce you to the tantalizing flavour of yuzu, paired with a refreshing citrus panna cotta to round out the meal. Bon Appetit!
PORK STEAM BUN MEAL KIT includes all pre-measured ingredients prepped to make the following three course meal:
Smoked Salmon Sushi Roll (1/2 roll per kit), plus Seaweed Salad & Soy Pearls
Pork Belly Steam Buns (2 per kit)
Quick Pickled Cucumbers
SCS fermented Kimchi
Carrot & Cilantro Slaw, with Roasted Peanuts
Citrus Lemongrass Panna Cotta with Yuzu syrup & Citrus
FINISHED BY YOU @HOME
Slice sushi – serve with salad and soy pearls
Steam bun, reheat roast pork
Quick salt cukes, plate bun
Dress slaw; garnish with peanuts & herbs
Garnish Panna cotta with Yuzu syrup & citrus segments
Menu Add-on available:
Add Full Sushi Roll + $8 each