Foodies and pastry enthusiasts can participate in a cooking class at the Bahrain National Museum on Saturday.
The event will be led by Darseen Cafe’s Bahraini owner and Executive Chef Bassam Al Alawi.
Participants will learn how to prepare and mould ‘cookies’ inspired by the great legend of Gilgamesh.
Gilgamesh Biscuits workshop begins at 10.30am and costs BD5.
The event is being organised by the Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities as part of the Museums and Archaeology initiative.
Several other events have been lined up this month as part of the initiative and they include: ‘Talk with a Craftsman’ on August 13 at 7pm, ‘Houses in the Past’ on August 16 at 10am and ‘Photography Tour Guide’ on August 20 at 5.30pm.
The schedule concludes with a lecture on Bahrain’s diving history on August 29 at 7pm.
All the events will take place at the Bahrain National Museum, except ‘Houses in the Past’ which will be held at Qa’lat Al Bahrain Site Museum.
For more details, visit culture.gov.bh