Virtual Cooking Class: Borsch & Pampushka

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Join Chef Cindy Lazarenko for this virtual cooking class on Borsch & Pampushka. During your online cooking class Cindy will share with you a taste of Ukrainian Borsch. Then you’ll learn how to make Pampushka, a deliciously garlicky savoury yeast bread fritter that is traditionally enjoyed with Borsch. And for a uniquely Canadian twist, Cindy will be making a Beet Caesar Cocktail, popularized at Culina Muttart in Edmonton, to sip on while you cook!

Class Fee: $40.00 plus GST (pricing is per device and allows multiple participants to attend using a single device).

Your Fee Includes: A 120 minute cooking class; a recipe pack including info on equipment needed; 7 day access to a recording of your class (you can extend your access to 30 days for an additional $5).

Upon purchase, your Zoom meeting link plus ID and password will be included in your Event Confirmation email – please be sure to save this information as you will need it to join your class.

Our recipes are distributed manually. If you sign up within 24 hours of your class time, you may not receive the recipe before the class starts. A summary of ingredients required follows:

Ingredients, Borscht: one or two racks of pork back ribs, onions, beets, garlic, fresh dill, canned tomatoes, carrots, green beans, frozen peas (optional), bay leaves, lemon, toppings: sour cream, fresh dill.

Ingredients, Pampushka: active dry yeast, sugar, all purpose flour, oil for frying (canola or grapeseed), garlic.

Ingredients, Cindy’s Ukrainian Caesar: vodka, beet juice, clamato juice, horseradish, Tabasco, lemon, celery salt, optional garnishes: pickled carrots, pickled beans, pyrohy, crispy bacon strip, pickled beets.

* We will be discussing potential substitutions for ingredients during your class

Please note: to book this class using a gift certificate or promotion code, please send us an email 

  • December 2, 2021
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Mountain Time (MT)
Details Price Qty
General Admission

This ticket is required and must be purchased.

$40.00 (CAD)*  
30 Day Access to Class Recording $5.00 (CAD)*  

* price does not include taxes



We use Zoom for our online classes. If you aren’t already using Zoom you can download their free app for Windows, Mac, Android or Apple iOS here.

Once downloaded Zoom will help you set up your free account then you’re ready to join us. Zoom will prompt you and ask for permission to use your devices, camera and audio, please accept the requests. Once logged in click “Join” from the home page and enter your Meeting ID and Password, which will be sent to you in your Event Confirmation.