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Let’s Save the Food

Let’s Make Food Not Waste this September!

We’ve cooked up new ways for you to learn how to waste less food at home. Sign up for episodes with Detroit mixologists, chefs and bakers to see how you can make delicious food and treats in unexpected ways. Head over to our Resources page for quick videos on everything you need to know to keep food out of the trash. And visit one of Detroit’s participating restaurants to sample some tasty dishes that make sure food doesn’t go to waste.


With Special Host: Amanda Saab

Amanda Saab

Episode 1: Creativity

Mixologists Raven Love of
Double Strained Collective
&
David Martinez of
Two James Distillery

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Episode 2: Family

Chef Ederique Goudia of
Gabriel Hall
&
Chef Asty Acosta of

Asty Time

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Episode 3: Comfort

September 20, 7:00 PM EST

September 20, 7:00 PM EST

Ale Carreon of
Pizza Plex
&
Chefs Brittiany Peeler and Legenevieve Squires of
Experience Relish

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Episode 4: Balance

Chef Omar Anani
of
Saffron De Twah
&
Chef Hamisi Mamba of
Baobab Fare

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Episode 5: Love

September 27, 7:00 PM EST

September 27, 7:00 PM EST

Bakers Sara Reid of
Flavorful Creations
&
Manal Hussein of
For the Love of Sugar

Save Your Seat!

Episode 6: Community

September 28, 7:00 PM EST

September 28, 7:00 PM EST

Live Q&A with
the Mixologists, Chefs & Bakers

Save Your Seat!

This series was made possible by The James Beard Foundation and in partnership with Evette Rios Multimedia Corp. And special thanks to Bhi Bhiman for the music Mexican Wine in Episode 3: Comfort.

Visit our participating restaurants this month and dine on their waste-free dishes. Order ahead for takeout or enjoy dine-in where available.