Alkebulan, the African Dining Hall at Expo 2020 Dubai, features a stellar lineup of female chefs. In honor of International Women’s Day, one of these talents, chef Mame Sow, will lead a free baking workshop
Taking place every year on March 8, International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day campaign is #BreakTheBias, where we can come together and collectively strive to create an equal world.
Alkebulan, the home of African art, cuisine and music at Expo 2020 Dubai, showcases many female restaurant talents, including celebrity African-American chef Carla Hall, as well as the African-trained chef from the South and award-winning cookbook author Mogau Seshoene and Vegan lifestyle chef Glory Kabe.
Other chefs at Alkebulan include chef Teddy from Uganda, who believes in the importance of cooking with love and passion, a trait instilled in him from a young age. Celebrating African traditions, flavors, cooking techniques and traditions, Mame Sow of Shoebox Bakery in Alkebulan bakes innovative recipes that visibly come to life through the lens of creativity and inspiration. Chef Elizabeth from Kenya works alongside Mame Sow from Shoebox Bakery.
In honor of the special occasion, Alkebulan is offering pastry workshop activations for women, exclusive discounts and dedicated dishes on a dynamic menu. Book your place at the free pastry workshop and learn how to make a delicious frozen banana pie with pastry chef Mame Sow.