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Learn to make tortillas from Carnitas Lonja master

May 2, 2019

Chef Alex Paredes of Carnitas Lonja will head to Hotel Emma, 136 E. Grayson St. in the Pearl, to lead a culinary demonstration on how to make handmade tortillas.

Carnitas Lonja has earned Paredes national recognition, with the South Side taquería appearing on several top restaurant lists, including Esquire, Eater and the Express-News’ “Top 100 Dining & Drinks” guide.

The demonstration will take place 5-6:30 p.m. May 9, in Hotel Emma’s demo kitchen.

Tickets cost $20 and will include the demonstration, carnitas and other fillings to place inside fresh handmade tortillas and a cold beer to wash everything down.

To purchase tickets, visit exploretock.com/culinaryconcierge.

Polly Anna Rocha writes about entertainment in the San Antonio and Bexar County area. Read her on our free site, mySA.com, and on our subscriber site, ExpressNews.com. | procha@express-news.net