Quick Bites: The Perkeniers

Start: 28 Apr 2019 | 17:40 - 18:00
Category: / Venue: Joglo. Festival Hub @Taman Kuliner (Google Maps)
Cost: Free

Rachel de Vries is a Dutch-Indonesian descendent of a family of ‘perkeniers’ – small land holders tasked with managing nutmeg plantations in the Banda Islands. Fascinated by its history and nutmeg’s endless culinary possibilities, Rachel will share stories from her family’s 200-year perkenier legacy.


Rachel de Vries – Dreaming About Nutmeg

Amsterdam-born Rachel de Vries is a Dutch-Indonesian descendant of a nutmeg planter family in the Banda Islands. She is fascinated by her family’s history, spices, and Bandanese food, culture and heritage. She has great interest in Dutch Indo …