Chow Chow: THE MYSTERY OF MALINDA RUSSELL

  • Smoky Park Supper Club

  • Address: 350 Riverside Drive , Asheville, NC 28801
  • Times: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Admission: $150 per person

Event Style: Seated Dinner

Explore with us the legacy of Malinda Russell, the first known Black woman cookbook author in the country and a native of east Tennessee. She self-published A Domestic Cookbook: Containing a Careful Selection of Useful Receipts in 1866, soon after the Civil War. Join internationally renowned and award winning culinary leaders  — Ronni Lundy, Toni Tipton-Martin, Dr. Leni Sorensen, Ashleigh Shanti and Dr. Cynthia Greenlee — as they discuss the quest to flesh out the life story of this culinary pioneer about whom little is known. Guests will enjoy a curated dinner inspired by the historic recipes.

Event Sponsor: Explore Asheville

Venue Sponsor: Smoky Park Supper Club

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