Past Events

Past Events


FROM THE SILK ROAD TO YOUR PLATE: A PERSIAN FEAST

Celebrate with us the autumn festival Mehregan, one of the most ancient Persian festivals known, while experiencing the cultural culinary traditions of one of the world’s great civilizations. Most of us appreciate the value of a Persian carpet, but little we know about Iran’s rich 4,000 year culinary history. Iran had two empires, 1,000 years ...
By admin | 31st October 2017 | past events

A MINOAN FEAST

ANCIENT DINNERS Cordially Invites You To A MINOAN FEAST The first ever ‘Ancient Dinner’, a private dinner in an intimate patio/garden setting inspired by the Ancient Greek Symposia at IRON GATE, one of Washington’s very best historic restaurants*. Jerolyn E. Morrison, Ph.D., an archeologist, food anthropologist and potter will present “Minoan Tastes”, a cultural and ...
By admin | 18th October 2017 | past events

Exploring Minoan Food and Culture: A Lecture and Food Tasting.

Enjoy your evening with a Minoan feast by exploring the Minoan food and culture from the Mediterranean island of Crete, Greece. The food from this intriguing land with it’s mountains, fertile plains, and coastline holds the secrets of the Mediterranean diet. During the Bronze Age the Minoan civilization flourished and it’s unique art, architecture, and ...
By admin | 18th October 2017 | past events