Welcome to Santa Clara County Wellness Fair!
An outside fair with no power means it’s Snack Attack! time.
Mango Chia Breakfast Pudding
Cauli-Tofu Jalapesto Bite
The next day, The Tech Museum in San Jose held three, 45 minute private classes while the fair was happening at another location in the museum. A separate room allows students to focus on the class without the joyful, but noisy distraction surrounding a wellness fair.
For the grains class we learned different ways to cook a grain
Everyone helped grind the gomasio, a sesame seed and sea salt condiment.
To put on our Japanese Hot Pot covering pressure-cooked Hato Mugi (barley), brown rice and Emmer, alongside Baked Millet Quinoa and Corn.
The Protein class made four dishes, combining all the lessons learned in the first two classes.
Apricot-Glazed Tofu, Quick Indian Curry, and Sriracha-Glazed Beef, alongside seared and marinated Tempeh (a whole soybean, fermented plant-based protein, seen here bottom right.