Learn from the author of “Afro-Vegan,” Bryant Terry of Oakland, who will demonstrate recipes for eating mindfully on Tuesday, March 29, at Fresh Starts Chef Events.

Now Chef-in-Residence at the Museum of the African Diaspora in San Francisco, Chef Bryant has written four cookbooks and makes regular speaking and television appearances to advance healthy eating for all. His work has been featured in The New York Times, Food and Wine, Gourmet and Sunset.

His menu: Texas Caviar on Grilled Toast with Black-Eyed Peas, Tomato, Bell Pepper & Crispy Garlic | Millet Roux Mushroom Gumbo with Green Rice, File & Fermented Cayenne Hot Sauce | Garlic Gai Laan | Spiced Persimmon Bundt Cake with Orange Glaze & Vanilla Ice Cream

Published in 2014, “Afro-Vegan” was named one of the year’s best cookbooks by Amazon.com and a favorite by the website SeriousEats.com as well as Mother Jones magazine. We’ll have cookbooks available for purchase at the event – get a personal autograph!

Tickets are $60 each, including dinner; wine will be offered by glass or bottle. Make reservations online or call 415-382-3363 x243. Thanks to our premier sponsor, The Republic of Tea.