Zapero Mexicano

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Zapero Mexicano

Time & Location

May 15, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
Live on Zoom

About the Event

About the event

Join us at our next Zapero (Zoom + Apero or Happy Hour as known to others)!

This interactive live-stream event is perfect for food and culture enthusiasts who love to discover Mexican flavors. This virtual event hosts up to 100 participants and gives food explorers the opportunity to connect with people who are eager to mix and mingle with others online and learn how to cook with the guidance of a professional chef!

About the Chef

Chef Jair loves the kitchen, experimenting with new ingredients, creating new flavors while sharing his experiences with people, and creating memories with them. He is our professional Chef out of Mexico. Living in South Mexico, Jair is used to spices and the abundance of fresh produce. His special love is towards fresh seafood preparation.In his class, he will detail the secrets of his Mexican traditional cooking methods. He will guide you to release the hidden flavors of typical Mexican spices! 

Learn how to cook 

  1. Guacamole
  2. Chicharrón de pescado (fried fish)
  3. Mexican sweet potato chips
  4. Cantarito tequila cocktail

Full list of ingredients listed below.  

Language of Instruction English  

Event start time:

  • 5 pm in Los Angeles (PDT Time Zone)
  • 6 pm in Denver (MST Time Zone)
  • 7 pm in Chicago (CDT Time Zone)
  • 8 pm in New York (EST Time Zone)

Host location: Guadalajara, México  

How it works

Before the Class

  • Check your email for a booking confirmation
  • Stay on the lookout for a  Zoom session invite with login credentials
  • If you cook along, you should review our FAQ page to better understand how to login, prepare your kitchenware, ingredients and food on the day

Cooking along? Don’t forget to buy ingredients and double-check you have the kitchenware needed (full list detailed below).

During the Class

  • Cook along with the instructor or simply watch and entertain yourself
  • Interact and ask questions throughout the session
  • Mix and mingle with other participants after the class
  • Access real-time ChefPassport technical support, should any issues arise

Ingredient list: based on serving size for 2 people

If you plan to cook along you should purchase the necessary ingredients prior to the class.

Guacamole

  • 1-2 tomatoes (to your preference)
  • 20 g (¾ oz) coriander
  • 50 g (2 oz) (red onion
  • 30 ml (2 tbsp) of lemon juice
  • 1-2 green chili (or your preference)
  • Salt to taste
  • pepper to taste
  • 3 avocados 
  • 15ml (1 tbsp) of olive oil
  • Tortilla chips or saltine cracker as you want

Chicharrón de pescado (fried fish)

  • 1 kg (2 lbs) white fish filet (basa, finfish or tilapia)
  • 50g (2 oz) wheat flour
  • 50g (2 oz) cornflour
  • 50g (2 oz) paprika
  • Garlic powder to taste
  • 1 lemon/lime
  • 1 piece of ginger root (small size) 
  • Salt to taste
  • Pepper to taste
  • 4 gr (1 tsp) of garlic powder
  • 2 eggs
  • 200 ml (¾ cup) sunflower oil

Mexican sweet potato chips

  • 1 large sweet potato
  • Oil to pan fry

Cantarito tequila cocktail

  • Fine salt (for frosting) 
  • Ice to your preference
  • 50g (1 ½  oz) (1 caballito or jigger) of white tequila 
  • 1 lemon
  • 30 ml (2 tbsp) orange juice
  • 30 ml (2 tbsp) grapefruit juice 
  • Lemon, to taste

     Orange and grapefruit segments (with peel) for decoration

 

Kitchenware needed throughout the class

  • Kitchen grater
  • kitchen peeler
  • Kitchen clamps or chopsticks
  • Medium bowl
  • Small bowl
  • Large bowl
  • Deep medium pan for deep-fried
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