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Tuesday, December 19
Tamales are a traditional Mexican dish made of masa (corn dough) that is usually filled with various ingredients such as meat, cheese, or vegetables. The filling is wrapped in a corn husk and then steamed or boiled until cooked. Tamales are often enjoyed during special occasions or holidays, and they are known for their delicious flavors and unique texture. Come join Chef Liz as she teaches you the art of making tamales.  You don't want to miss this fun class!

Participation: This will be a light participation class. You will fill your own tamales with the filling that Chef Liz will demonstrate how to make.


  • Pineapple Tamales
  • Tamales Verdes (pork filling with green tomatillo sauce)
  • Tamales Rojos (pork filling with red pepper sauce)
  • Champurado (a chocolate based drink made with masa)

What You Will Learn:

  • The different types of fillings
  • How to prepare the masa
  • How to wrap and steam the tamales

Chef:  Liz

A glass of wine or beer is included with the event.  Additional glasses may be purchased at the wine bar.

10% off all regularly priced items


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Date and time
Tuesday, December 19
6:00pm -
The Joyful Gourmet
542 N Milwaukee Ave.
Libertyville, IL 60048
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If you cannot make your reservation, we do encourage you to attempt to find someone that would enjoy attending. We can only issue a credit for you to attend a future event (6 month expiration). Within 72 hours we are not able to offer a credit as we’ve already incurred food and help costs.

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