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Classic English Tea with Glavlax – Marianne Tshihamba

Saturday, November 30 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm


In this interactive cooking class, Marianne Tshihamba serves up dishes inspired by her travels. Take your taste buds on a tour of Britain! Marianne will walk guests through this British classic, updated for today’s tastes. As an added bonus, participants will learn how to cure salmon! This class is perfect for new chefs and old pros as well as anyone who has been binge-watching Bridgerton……

Join us for a classic English Tea Party! We will make the best scones you’ve ever had, a Victoria sponge cake, and three kinds of finger sandwiches: cucumber egg salad and gravlax. Gravlax is a home-cured Swedish salmon we will learn how to make in class.

A variety of teas
Scones serves with clotted cream and jam
Finger sandwiches – English classic watercress and cucumber, egg salad, and cured salmon (gravlax). Plus cream cheese sandwiches.
Victoria Sponge

“The friendliness and the food was amazing. Marianne is telling you a story of flavor and tradition as she cooks.” –Vanessa

Complimentary beer and wine are included in the price of the course!

An ingredients list and recipes will be sent out following the class.

Marianne Tshihamba - Hill Center

Marianne Tshihamba has traveled the world pursuing new flavors and demystifying unfamiliar ingredients. Here in the Washington area, she has scouted the countless international grocery stores that stock their shelves with a wide range of products to serve the needs of our diverse community. Good food knows no boundaries or borders. Check out Marianne on WJLA, where she makes regular appearances to discuss her food and travels.

This class requires at least 6 participants. Participants will be notified if the minimum is not met. Registration will close a couple days before the class so the instructor can shop for the appropriate amount of ingredients. 

Hill Center is dedicated to making our programming equitable and accessible to all. If cost, accessibility, or other obstacles are a barrier to attending a program, please contact and we will be happy to work out a solution.

If you need assistance registering, please check out these step-by-step instructionsvideo tutorial or call (202) 549-4172 for assistance.


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Classic English Tea with Glavlax - Marianne Tshihamba (11-30-24)
$ 58.00
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Saturday, November 30
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hill Center DC
921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States


$58 per person
Cooking Class Type
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