Cooking and Antiques

Cooking with Antiques

With a love of chocolate and a knowledge of food history and symbolism, Dr. Lori can be seen on various TV programs preparing (and eating!) her favorite recipes. In this cooking presentation, Dr. Lori uses her Ph.D. in art history and humorous approach to highlight what we cook and why we eat the way we do. You'll have fun sampling new dishes and laughing with Dr. Lori. 

Look for Dr. Lori's forthcoming book titled Cooking with Antiques.

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What's Hot in the Kitchen?
Humpty Dumpty cookie jar

TV talk show host Dr. Lori recognizes when things are hot in the kitchen such as antique frying pans, cookie jars, and vintage cookbooks. Find out what your stainless steel refrigerator has to do with Elvis's pink Cadillac? What's the connection between grooms and garlic? Is that pineapple in your fruit salad recipe inviting unwanted guests to your home?

Dr. Lori will discuss today's kitchen design trends and highlight the valuable cooking collectibles that may be hiding in your pantry. You'll have fun as Dr. Lori has all the ingredients to show you how to identify a valuable and yummy antique.

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Dr. Lori presents her popular Antiques Appraisal Comedy Show around the world at 150 shows a year entertaining audiences. Ask us how to book an event for you.

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