Seasonal Cooking: Pakistani Cooking With Shanzila Ahmed

Shanzila Ahmed, an AFS exchange student in Sitka from Pakistan, will teach the third class in the Sitka Kitch‘s new class series, Seasonal Cooking, from 6-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 27, at the Sitka Kitch community rental commercial kitchen. The class is called Pakistani Cooking With Shanzila Ahmed.

She will be teaching participants how to make a very famous Pakistani dish called biryani, which features rice, chicken and a lot of different spices.

Other classes in the Seasonal Cooking class series will be announced soon, but topics include  healthy nutrition cooking, herring appreciation, and Puerto Rican food. There also will be a class on earth-friendly cleaning products and a class by videoconference on cottage foods business basics.

Class space is limited, so register early. This class costs $27.50 per person, plus a food/supply fee split between the registered students. The registration deadline is 11 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 24.

Register online at (click on the class title) and pre-pay using credit/debit cards or PayPal. To pre-pay by cash or check, contact Chandler, Claire, or Clarice at 747-7509 to arrange payment. For more information about the class series, contact Jasmine at 747-9440.