Thai Communities and Family Recipes in NYC | Free Virtual Program | Wednesday, May 26

May 26, 2021 10:00 am EDT

Food is all about family and community, and Queens not only boasts some of the best Thai restaurants in New York City, but is also home to the largest Thai enclave in the northeast. On this virtual program, we will explore the neighborhood of Elmhurst with author, tour guide, local resident, and culinary consultant Joe DiStefano, who will join us live from Queens and visit P’Noi’s Thai Thai Grocery and other landmarks of the Thai community. We will also stop in to Sabay Thai to chat with Chef Busaya to learn about her upbringing in Northern Thailand and see what she’s cooking up in the kitchen. And we will head to Boerum Hill, Brooklyn, where Chef Tan will share dishes inspired by his mother at the family-owned Wanisa Home Kitchen.

This program is part of the series Thai Food in America: Passport to the Northeast sponsored by Thai Select USA.

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