Eat, Travel, Dream: A Literary Dinner with Jackie Kai Ellis

Doors: 7:00PM | Show Starts: 7:00PM
All Ages

Featuring: Jackie Kai Ellis


General Admission ($84.75)

$75 + HST. Menus subject to change. Please watch your email for a dietary restrictions survey from the Stratford Chef School 2 weeks prior to the event. Your response is requested.

Event type: All Ages

The Measure of My Powers by Jackie Kai Ellis is the story of one woman's search to find herself—something to which many of us can relate. Join us for a 3-course dinner with wine pairings at the Stratford Chefs School as Jackie shares her story of empowerment, self-discovery, and the importance of a life well-lived—through good food, through self-love, and through the desire to find meaning.


• Lyonnaise Salad
• Ricotta Gnocchi with Brown Butter and Herbs
• Slow-Cooked Salmon with Roasted Potatoes, Pickled Shallots and Aioli
• Passionfruit Baba au Rhum

This menu is subject to change. 

About the author

Jackie Kai Ellis is the founder of Vancouver's Beaucoup Bakery, the owner of The Paris Tours, and a travel and lifestyle writer. She lives in Vancouver and Paris.

"With searing vulnerability and unflinching honesty, Jackie Kai Ellis takes us on an intense and immersive journey from her darkest moments to the redemption she finds through her love of food, Paris, and ultimately, herself." —Jen Waite, bestselling author of A Beautiful, Terrible Thing

About the book

Armed with nothing but a love of food and the words of the great 20th century food writer M.F.K. Fisher, one woman begins a journey—from France to Italy, then the Congo and back again—to find herself.


Please note that you must call the Stratford Chefs School at (519) 271-1414 to confirm your reservation

Event Link: More Info

Stratford Chefs School Kitchens
136 Ontario St, Stratford, ON


Part of: Appetite for Words 2018

October 26, 2018 - October 28, 2018

6 Other Events in this Series

Eat, Travel, Dream: A Literary Dinner with Jackie Kai Ellis

Eat, Travel, Dream: A Literary Dinner with Jackie Kai Ellis will be at Stratford Chefs School Kitchens in Stratford, ON on Saturday, October 27, 2018. The doors open at 7:00PM, and the event will get underway around 7:00PM. Eat, Travel, Dream: A Literary Dinner with Jackie Kai Ellis line-up includes Jackie Kai Ellis. Stratford Chefs School Kitchens is located at 136 Ontario St, Stratford, ON.

Cutoff for Online Ticket Sales is Friday, October 26, 2018 11:59 am EST unless the event sells out earlier.