Cuisine Corner

Cooking Inspiration at Your Library

Come visit the library's Cuisine Corner to learn how fun and easy cooking can be! Space is limited. Register online or please call 407.835.7323.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday
July
24
6:00​pm
(Winter Garden - Program Area)
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Bite into a new mid-week tradition: Watermelon Wednesdays! Representatives from The National Watermelon Board show you new and delicious ways to prepare this refreshing fruit. Registration required.
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Registration Required
Thursday
July
25
6:00​pm
(South Trail - Meeting Room 1)
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Join Chef Karen Ross of Karen’s Creative Cuisines as she shares how to make a delicious Garden Cannellini Bean Salad and Flat Bread. A great summertime meal.
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Registration Required
Monday
July
29
6:30​pm
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Mondays are for the mangoes. Representatives from the National Mango Board will instruct you on the proper ways to select & prepare the fruit and introduce intriguing recipes! Registration required.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
July
31
6:30​pm
(Cypress Room)
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Join Chef Karen Ross of Karen’s Creative Cuisines and learn how easy it is to make Sausage and Sundried Tomato Pasta in one pot. Also see how to make Mascarpone Stuffed Dates.
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Tuesday
August
6
6:00​pm
(Washington Park - Children's Area)
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Chef Farah Davids shows you how to slay the day with a delightful dragon fruit and PB & J smoothies. Either way you will be inspired to keep it cool, keep it simple & keep it SMOOTH!
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Tuesday
August
6
6:30​pm
(Fairview Shores - Meeting Room 1)
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Engage kids with making their own healthy school lunches. Yamira Lee Johnson, head chef and founder of Breaking Bread with Mira, will demonstrate how to make delicious recipes that are kid friendly.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
August
7
6:30​pm
(Albertson Room)
Enjoy tea education for everyone from non-tea drinkers, to those who have drank tea their whole life. Taste two teas and learn about the history of tea, fun facts and different teas.
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No Registration Required
Sunday
August
11
2:00​pm
(South Creek - Meeting Room 1)
Event Categories: Health & Wellness; General Events
Interested in meeting new people and building exciting friendships?
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Registration Required
Tuesday
August
13
6:00​pm
(Southwest - Ask at Desk)
Event Categories: General Events; Cooking & Food
Join Chef Emily Roy from Publix Aprons, on a culinary journey as she demonstrates how to make a delicious Peach Panna Cotta with Biscotti Crumble and Blueberry Compote. Registration is required.
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Registration Required
Monday
August
19
6:00​pm
(Winter Garden - Program Area)
Enjoy tea education for everyone from non-tea drinkers to those who have drank tea their whole life. Taste two teas and learn about the history of tea, fun facts and different types of teas.
Learn more >
July 4 Recipes
July 2, 2017 | OCLS Staff

So either you forgot the holiday was this coming up on Tuesday or the work-week made it impossible to plan ahead. No matter what the reason, we have you covered!

 

Refreshing Beverages

Sparking Red, White and Blue Sangria from Gimme Some Oven Ingredients: -... READ MORE
Thanksgiving Dinner
November 16, 2017 | Jo Ann Sampson

Ah, Thanksgiving is coming. A time for family and friends to gather, and videos of turkey frying disasters to be posted. Anyone who cooks has stories of triumphs and tragedies in the kitchen, especially when it comes to holiday cooking. Some of those less successful attempts... READ MORE