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October 14, 2021
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Menlo Park, CA 94025
Zaida Soriano in traditional Oaxacan dress, cooking in kitchen
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Cooking Demonstration: A Taste of Oaxaca

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Learn about the food of Oaxaca and cook along, if you like!

What makes a dish Oaxacan? Chef Zaida Soriano of Zaida’s Kitchen is from Oaxaca, and she’ll talk about the food of her culture, as she shows us how to make a dish or two. 

Cook along, if you like! We will be sharing Zaida’s recipes, so you can prepare for our live, cook-along event via Zoom.

Download the recipe 

About Zaida Soriano

Zaida Soriano is from Oaxaca, Mexico. She moved to California when she was fifteen years old and always carried with her the dream of sharing the unique flavors, spices and fresh food of her home. As the owner of Zaida’s Kitchen, her dream has become realized through bringing Oaxacan food to various farmers' markets, teaching cooking classes and catering.

This free event received partial funding support from the Friends of the Menlo Park Library.