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Asylum-Seeker-led Nigerian Cookery Class with Migrateful at Cooking It


St Werburghs Community Centre, Horley Rd, St Werburghs, BS2 9TJ

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This menu caters to both vegetarians and those who eat meat (chicken).

* A sample menu of the dishes that will be taught include:
* Jollof rice | Meat (Chicken, Beef
* Vegetarian Jollof Rice
* Coconut plantain stew
* Atem’s Mushrooms

Allergens include: gluten, milk, soy, celery.

A message from our Chef Atem:
“Hello! I am Atem, I am from Crossriver, a state in Nigeria. I learned how to cook from my mum because my dad usually placed emphasis on the girl child in the family knowing how to cook. My favourite spices are chili and seasoning cubes. I never really liked cooking that much until I found out a little secret: food is the spice of life. A mixture of varieties, blends, textures, tastes of seasonings and flavours to give you a pleasant dish. I love traveling, learning something new, and I see it as an opportunity to try lots of new meals and flavours from new places.”

Migrateful is an award-winning charity & social enterprise supporting asylum seekers, refugees & migrants in their journey to integration & independence through preparing them to lead cookery classes in their native cuisine. As well as London, Brighton & Kent.

Migrateful runs classes in Bristol led by seven different chefs and hosted at Cooking It, Coexist Kitchen and St Werburghs. Cuisines include Sri Lankan, Ghanaian, Sudanese and Nigerian.

£35 + booking fee.

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