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Free Cooking Demo at Surfas Costa Mesa - Cooking with Roses!

Hi everyone,

I've never had a chance to go to Surfas Costa Mesa location, but I love love love roses, absolutely love them!... And rose jam, rose tea, rose anything!  My ultimate luxury is to take a bath with lots of rose petals....Mmmmmmmmm.... And this cooking demo is free, so I can't miss it.

"Cooking with Roses with Chef Geeta Bansal of The Clay Oven in Irvine

Saturday, 2/8/13

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

In the Test Kitchen at Surfas Culinary District, Orange County


...Roses have been used in cooking for centuries and are still very popular today. Join Chef Geeta from the award winning restaurant, The Clay Oven, as she shares her passion for food centered around this beautiful and fragrant ingredient. Chef Geeta learned first hand from her grandmother the value of changing colors, flavors and aromas of each season.  Come take a culinary tour around India as Chef Geeta creates exciting restaurant favorites featuring the perfect Valentine ingredient…. Roses!

All demonstrations are FREE and open to the public.

Seating is limited so be sure to arrive early for the best seating! Samples will be provided.

For more information about this demo, please call Surfas Culinary District, Costa Mesa at[masked]-2665.

Chef Geeta is a contributor to OC Weekly, Examiner and blog 'Gastronome Geeta' at word press. For more information on Chef Geeta and The Clay Oven, please visit

I'll go with my dear friend... if you want to car pool, please let me know too.

Dreaming of roses...))


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  • Gwenny

    Thank-u Sally (for hosting/posting some pix) & everyone! ...we all had a very rosy time! ;-)

    For cooking sweethearts, friends & foes...
    Like looking at doves of love, each other chose...
    Beloved, fit like gloves, bestows not owes...
    Enjoy fine wine, dandy candy & (stupid) Cupid bows...
    Whomever, however fires your desires & knows... Ring-sing, full of bling & fling some poetry proses...
    Bring bouquet, troquet, beret, cabaret of red roses..
    Tickle not fickle nor prickle like a pickle to the noses...
    Turn up not turnips, nor tulips, yet neat-to-eat show! =P honor of VDay + gratitude for sharing this event experience - main reasons behind this silly little VDay dittle (slightly modified other skits =)

    February 15, 2014

    • Sally

      Hi Gwenny, thank you for posting the photos and the verse! It was very nice meeting you and your friends. Thank you very much for bringing them! Hope to see you again soon)

      1 · February 22, 2014

  • Gwenny

    YaY! 2more friends expressed interest & wanna join if there's room left - total 5 of us pls, thx! We're all super excited & look fwd to this tmrw. Til then, *Happy Cheerz Everyone!* :-)

    February 7, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sorry, I'll be working and will try next time. Thank you, Sally.

    February 6, 2014

  • Carlos P.

    Sounds tasty!

    January 23, 2014

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