Sunday, November 4, 2012

Mexican Day of the Dead Celebration at Roundhouse Community Centre with Chef Rossana Ascencio

Mexican Day of the Dead Celebration at Roundhouse Community Centre 

with Chef Rossana Ascencio

Frida Kahlo ofrenda - Mexican Day of the Dead Celebration at Roundhouse Community Centre with Chef Rossana Ascencio

A Day of the Dead community ofrenda was celebrated at the Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Centre organized by Chef Rossana Ascencio. Public had the opportunity to learn about this indigenous tradition dedicated to the dead in Mexico by an interesting explanation by Chef Rossana Ascencio and Alejandra (Un Camino de Luz). Public also enjoyed delicious 'Pan de Muerto' Day of the Dead bread  and hot chocolate prepared by Chef Rossana. 

Mexican Day of the Dead Celebration at Roundhouse Community Centre with Chef Rossana Ascencio
Skull with Monarch butterfly - Mexican Day of the Dead Celebration at Roundhouse Community Centre with Chef Rossana Ascencio

"Pan de Muerto" Day of the Dead bread - Mexican Day of the Dead Celebration at Roundhouse Community Centre with Chef Rossana Ascencio

Mexican Day of the Dead Celebration at Roundhouse Community Centre with Chef Rossana Ascencio

Mexican Day of the Dead Celebration at Roundhouse Community Centre with Chef Rossana Ascencio
"La Catrina" actress Aida Hernández - Mexican Day of the Dead Celebration at Roundhouse Community Centre with Chef Rossana Ascencio
"La Catrina" actress Aida Hernández and Chef Rossana Ascencio  - Mexican Day of the Dead Celebration at Roundhouse Community Centre with Chef Rossana Ascencio

Mexican Day of the Dead Celebration at Roundhouse Community Centre with Chef Rossana Ascencio