Sunday 29 April 2018

The Grand Trunk Road South Asian Supper Club in Brixton

The Grand Trunk Road supper club is the first in a series from Empress Market, a Pakistani company that also does street food.  The six course menu traverses the ancient trade route from Kabul to Kolkata showcasing how the merchant travellers have shaped the food and culture along the way.  Tickets are just £36, with BYOB, and it is held at the Brixton Pound Cafe in Atlantic Road.  Tickets are already selling fast - don't miss out!

"The Grand Trunk Road supper club, a culinary journey from Kabul to Kolkata.
A six course menu traversing the ancient trade route of the Asian sub-continent. The menu traces the steps of merchant caravans journeying from Kabul, Afghanistan, through northern Pakistan, across India to the heart of West Bengal. 
The GT Road supper club is a celebration of the Asian sub-continent’s vibrant culture. Heritage extends beyond a fixed place here, as customs intermingle through the exchange of food by diverse communities that live along the GT Road.
The menu features the culinary specialities along the route that have evolved through the migration of people and their food, shaping the dinner tables across the larger Asian sub-continent. Each dish recounts tales of the subain (regions) along the way, capturing their sense of place and history. 
Held in Brixton, the heart of multicultural South London, the GT road supper club epitomises the very diversity of our modern lives. It comes to symbolise the thread that holds us together, our shared cultured found in our very differences.
Communal eating from sharing platters is what brings people together here where strangers from diverse communities congregate for their dinner."

When - Saturday 12th May 2018

Where - Brixton Pound Cafe, 77 Atlantic Rd, Brixton, London SW9 8PU

Tickets - £36 from Glub Club here - plus it's BYOB


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Link - Tickets page

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