Supporting Portland's Vegan, Vegetarian, and Veg-curious Community

Northwest VEG is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Portland, OR that works to educate and encourage people to make vegan choices for a healthy, sustainable, and compassionate world.
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Food in Depth

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May 7 (6:30 - 8:00 PM)

Learn how to cook and use the less familiar grains and legumes that can add to your repertoire of whole food plant-based protein sources. “Food in Depth” is a series of cooking demonstrations utilizing grains and legumes that are not yet in wide use. Each class includes three completely different dishes of the food being highlighted, and there will be samples of each dish for participants, as well as the recipes. Registration is separate for each class, but participants are encouraged to sign up for the entire series.

First class:

May 7: Lentils. Carol Acker.

Carol is one of the best cooks we have ever known! You will be amazed at what can be done with lentils.

Fee: $10
Time: Sunday evenings, 6:30-8:00 pm.
Location: Tabernacle Seventh-day Adventist Church (26 SW Condor Way, Portland)
Registration is closed. Check back soon to register for June 4.

For those concerned about driving at night, there will be daylight for both coming and going.

For any questions, please contact our registrar, Susan, at or 503-521-1941.

Future classes:

June 4: Buckwheat. Linda Tyler.

July 2: Teff. Carol Acker.

August 6: TBD.

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