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Due to the Pandemic, we moved our talks exclusively online.

We are excited to return to our in-person format in the Spring of 2022.

Watch our culture talks with local restaurants who tell their story.

WE HAVE SPURRED CULTURE TALKS WITH RESTAURANTS IN WASHINGTON, DC, NEW YORK CITY, AUSTIN, AND TAMPA.

WASHINGTON, DC

CUTURE TALK JAPAN
HOSTED BY: Ramen by Uzu
WASHINGTON DC

Get to know Japan with culture talk host Hiroaki “Hiro” Mitsu, through the story of Ramen by Uzu in Washington, DC.

CUTURE TALK SPAIN
HOSTED BY:SER
WASHINGTON DC

Get to know Japan with culture talk host Hiroaki “Hiro” Mitsu, through the story of Ramen by Uzu in Washington, DC.

CUTURE EL SALVADOR
HOSTED BY: El Tamarindo
WASHINGTON DC

Get to know Spain with culture talk host Executive Chef Ramon Martinez, through the story of Jaleo by José Andrés in Washington, DC.

CUTURE TALK INDIA

Get to know India with culture talk host, founder and Chef, Priya Ammu through the story of Tokri in Washington, DC.

CUTURE TALK SPAIN
HOSTED BY: Jaleo
WASHINGTON DC

Get to know Spain with culture talk host Executive Chef Ramon Martinez, through the story of Jaleo by José Andrés in Washington, DC.

CUTURE TALK ITALY
HOSTED BY: Modena
WASHINGTON DC

Get to know Spain with culture talk host Executive Chef Ramon Martinez, through the story of Jaleo by José Andrés in Washington, DC.

CUTURE TALK GREECE, TURKEY,LEBANON
HOSTED BY: Agora
WASHINGTON DC

Get to know Spain with culture talk host Executive Chef Ramon Martinez, through the story of Jaleo by José Andrés in Washington, DC.

CUTURE TALK JAPAN

Get to know Japan with culture talk host and founder Reiko Hirai, through the craft and story of DC Sake Co. in Washington DC.

NEW YORK, NY

CUTURE CALLE OCHO
HOSTED BY: JALEO
New York, NY

Get to know Cuba with culture talk hosts Executive Chef Giovanni Ventura and General Manager Luis Piedra through the story of Calle Ocho in New York, NY.

CUTURE TALK ISRAEL
HOSTED BY: Mimi’s Hummus
New York, NY

Get to know Israeli, Kurdish-Iraqi and Moroccan culture with culture talk and founder Mimi Kitani through the story of Mimi’s Hummus in New York, NY.

CUTURE TALK ITALY
HOSTED BY: GAIA ITALIAN CAFÈ
New York, NY

Get to know Italy with culture talk host and founder Gaia Bagnasacco through, the story of her cafe shop Gaia Italian Cafè in New York, NY.

CUTURE TALK JEWISh KOSHER
HOSTED BY: MY MOST FAVORITE FOOD
New York, NY

Get to know Jewish Kosher Austro-Hungarian culture with Italian influences with culture talk host and founder Doris Schechter, through the story of My Most Favorite Food in New York, NY.

CUTURE TALK MEXICO
HOSTED BY: AÑEJO
New York, NY

Get to know Mexico with culture talk host, founder and Executive Chef Ricardo “Ricky” Camacho through the craft and story of Anejo in New York City.

CUTURE TALK CYPRUS
HOSTED BY: ZENON TAVERNA
New York, NY

Get to know Cyprus with culture talk host and partner Elena Ioannidis through the craft and story of Zenon Taverna in Astoria, NY.

CUTURE TALK CHINA
HOSTED BY:THE MONKEYKING
New York, NY

Get to know China with culture talk host and founder Harvey Wong, through the craft and story of The Monkey King in New York, NY.

CUTURE TALK MORE TALKS COMING SOON

 

 

AUSTIN, TX

CUTURE TALK MEXICO
HOSTED BY:EL ALMA
AUSTIN, TX

Get to know Mexico with culture talk host Executive Chef Alma Alcocer, through the craft and story of El Alma in Austin, TX.

CUTURE TALK ITALY
HOSTED BY:DOLCE NEVE
AUSTIN, TX

Get to know Italy with culture talk host Marco Silvestrini, through the craft and story of the gelato shop Dolce Neve in Austin, TX.

CUTURE TALK MEXICO
HOSTED BY: CURRA’S GRILL
AUSTIN, TX

Get to know Mexico with culture talk host and partner Jorge Garcia through the craft and story of Curra’s Grill in Austin, TX.

CUTURE TALK VENEZUELA
HOSTED BY:BUDARES
AUSTIN, TX

Get to know Venezuela with culture talk host and partner Andrea Rincones through the craft and story of Budare’s in Austin, TX.

TAMPA BAY

CUTURE TALK ITALY
HOSTED BY: BAVARO’SL
Tampa, FL

Get to know Italy with culture talk host and founder Dan Bavaro through the craft and story of Bavaro’s in Tampa, FL.

MORE TALKS COMING SOON

Get to know Venezuela with culture talk host and partner Andrea Rincones through the craft and story of Budare’s in Austin, TX.