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Newcomer Kitchen Brunch at Butler’s Pantry

We invite you to join Newcomer Kitchen at Butler’s Pantry for Toronto’s first authentic Syrian brunch! brought to you with the generous support of Westbank This is the first official public Newcomer Kitchen spin-off project, in a trial-run, limited seating engagement. Come enjoy a lavish spread of traditional Syrian home cooking prepared by the talented cooks […]

Newcomer Kitchen Brunch at Butler’s Pantry — SUN Nov. 20

We invite you to join Newcomer Kitchen at Butler’s Pantry for Toronto’s first authentic Syrian brunch! This is the first official public NK spin-off project, in a trial-run, limited seating engagement. Come enjoy a lavish spread of traditional Syrian home cooking prepared by the talented cooks of Newcomer Kitchen. Prix fixe menu — sold in […]

Toronto’s Newcomer Kitchen helps Syrian refugees adjust, share culture — Free Speech Radio News

by Tanya Castle Asma Al Hariri chops zucchini in a downtown Toronto kitchen. She is one of a dozen Syrian women preparing tonight’s Newcomer Kitchen meal. The dish: Sheikh El Mahshi Bil Laban, a traditional Levantine recipe consisting of zucchini stuffed with beef, cooked in a yogurt sauce thickened with eggs and seasoned with garlic and […]

WORKSHOP: Syrian Home Cooking with Newcomer Kitchen

MONDAY, Oct. 10  |  10am-5pm An all-day cooking workshop on Thanksgiving Monday! Back in the spring, The Depanneur reached out to the Syrian newcomer community and has been delighting in the delicious results ever since. Our Newcomer Kitchen project has become something of a local sensation, serving up 50 meals of traditional Syrian home cooking […]

Cooking Up Opportunities for Refugee Women | City Lab

Cooking Up Opportunities for Refugee Women Through cuisine, Toronto’s Newcomer Kitchen fosters economic and social relationships for Syrian immigrants. LISA FERGUSON @LisaFergieTO Sep 1, 2016 Practiced hands press layers of finely shredded phyllo pastry into baking sheets. Others follow with spoonfuls of ricotta cheese. Once baked, the knafeh Nabulsia will be drenched in orange blossom […]

Newcomer Kitchen at The Depanneur — Edible Toronto

Newcomer Kitchen at The Depanneur Building Community for Syrian Refugees WORDS AND PHOTOS BY JASON FINESTONE I walked into The Depanneur on an uncharacteristically balmy day in early June. Maybe it was because spring weather had been sparse this year, but the sunshine and the heat of the afternoon permeated in a visceral manner. It […]