Vanilla: A History
Brooklyn Brainery (190 Underhill Ave., Brooklyn)
$12 in advance

America’s most popular ice cream flavor has only been in use for the last 200 years. Where did vanilla come from, and what came before it? Let’s learn and taste our way through its history.

In this class:

-Learn the history of vanilla and its culinary uses
-See how vanilla is farmed and processed
-Taste three different regional vanillas and one “pre-vanilla” flavor.

All in all, you’ll be filled with facts you can bust out at your next dinner party and dazzle your friends, as well as make better informed choices when using vanilla in your kitchen.

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