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Cookies: Jiangwei Qian and Kitchen

cookies: They cook together, they share their stories, according to CBC. But today, Assad, the community wellness facilitator in charge of this collective kitchen for the Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers, has her work cut out for her. We bring people together, she explains. She's shepherding new Canadians from around the world in the culinary creation of a Lebanese-style meat pie, salad and cookies. '1151546435873', 'playlist Selector' 'container Selector' ' container6499254', 'ciid' 'caffeine14515755' ; 'Food is a very important part of culture'2 24 English is not the first language for anyone here and all of the chefs, including Jiangwei Qian, have converged on the kitchen, bringing with them their own way of doing things from back home. In my opinion we should wash it before cutting it because if you cut it before washing it all the nutrition will be gone, explains Qian originally from China. Qian stands at the stainless steel sink gently rinsing parsley. ( As reported in the news.