Experience the rich fantasy world created by J.R.R. Tolkien in his epic tale, The Hobbit, at the Davis Food Co-op’s “Hobbit for Grown Ups” cooking demonstration on Thursday, March 5 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Blanchard Room of the Mary L. Stephens Davis Branch Library, located at 315 East 14th Street in Davis.
Savor the delicious, earthy scents and tastes of the shire as interpreted by the Davis Food Co-op’s Teaching Kitchen wizards. Sample a hearty fare of mushroom stew paired with crusty bread, the cheeses and pickles found in every hobbit’s larder, and a simple stove top grunt made with the shire’s best apples and honey. Learn how to prepare food fit for a daring magical quest complete with hobbits, dwarves, goblins and dragons. See how it’s done, try samples and take home the recipes.