According to the organizers:
Chef Lior Lev Sercarz, one of the world’s most renowned spice experts and founder of La Boîte, has become the go-to source for fresh and unusual spices as well as small-batch custom blends for renowned chefs around the world. His latest book, The Spice Companion: A Guide to the World of Spices, communicates his expertise in a way that will change how readers cook, inspiring them to try bold new flavor combinations and make custom spice blends. Join Lior as he demonstrates two spice blends from the book, explaining the history and provenance of spices in each blend. Afterwards, get your copy of The Spice Companion signed and enjoy Lior’s latest Brooklyn Brewery collaboration — the licorice-spiced, Belgian-inspired Tripel Burner. Ticket price includes a copy of The Spice Companionand your own jar of a demoed blend.
Doors open at 6 pm. Program begins promptly at 6:30. Reception and book signing will immediately follow program.