What is Newcomer Kitchen?
Newcomer Kitchen is a nonprofit organization that invites newly-arrived Syrian refugee women to cook a weekly meal in our kitchen. The meals are sold online for pickup or delivery, and the proceeds shared among the cooks. Our goal is to create a model that can be replicated with any newcomer group, in any restaurant kitchen, in any city in the world.
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How to buy Newcomer Kitchen meals
The menus are announced on Monday in The Depanneur‘s email newsletter, website and Facebook page, as well as on the Newcomer Kitchen webpage and Facebook group.
Meals are $20 +HST, and go on sale starting on Tuesday morning.
Meals are available Thursday between 6-7pm, for pickup or free delivery (within 3km — courtesy of foodora).
Each week there is also 1 Guest Cook position available for sale for $50, where you can spend the day cooking and sharing the meal with the Newcomer Kitchen ladies.
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Shishbarak شيش برك Almost every cuisine in the world has their comfort food dumplings, and Syria is no exception. A soft dough is handmade from flour, salt and water and filled with cooked onions, olive oil, halal ground beef, salt and pepper and then baked. A thick, tangy yogurt sauce is prepared by cooking strained yogurt with starch, which is then spiced with aromatic fried garlic. The dumplings are added to the warm sauce, and the…