Save up to 17% on the price of your tickets! It's easy... Become a member today! If you are already a member, log in to get your member rate. Lior Lev Sercarz on Cooking with Spices Evening Program on Zoom Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - 6:45 p.m. ET Code: 1L0393 Tickets Login $25 - Member 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 $30 - Non-Member Resize text remove add Lior Lev Sercarz blending spices (Photo: Thomas Schauer) PROGRAM DESCRIPTION Spices are the fastest, easiest way to make a good dish a spectacular one, according to spice expert and professional chef Lior Lev Sercarz. The owner of New York City spice shop La Boîte, Sercarz believes using spices in everyday recipes should not be hard or complicated. Adding a single spice or a blend of spices to your favorite dishes is sure to transform the simplest preparation into a unique one. Sercarz explains how to create spice blends and how to cook with them. He demonstrates the preparation of a spicy summer dinner, showing how home cooks can easily use spices to elevate simple dishes. Participants may view recipes and purchase spices in advance of the program here: https://www.laboiteny.com/blogs/spice-stories/recipes-for-liors-smithsonian-class SERCARZ'S SPICY SUMMER MENU Spicy Margarita Tomato and urfa chili salad Lamb Arayes (stuffed pita), tahina and cilantro yemenite spice Silan caramelized peaches, labne and halva cream PATRON INFORMATION If you register multiple individuals, you will be asked to supply individual names and email addresses so they can receive a Zoom link email. Please note that if there is a change in program schedule or a cancellation, we will notify you via email, and it will be your responsibility to notify other registrants in your group. Unless otherwise noted, registration for streaming programs typically closes two hours prior to the start time on the date of the program. Once registered, patrons should receive an automatic email confirmation from CustomerService@SmithsonianAssociates.org. Separate Zoom link information will be emailed closer to the date of the program. If you do not receive your Zoom link information 24 hours prior to the start of the program, please email Customer Service for assistance. View Common FAQs about our Streaming Programs on Zoom. This program is part of ourSmithsonian Associates Streaming series.