Teater Kuliner | Base Genep – Tradition, Flavor, and Ancient Rituals

Start: 01 Jul 2023 | 15:30 - 16:30
Category: Venue: Teater Kuliner @Taman Kuliner. Jalan Raya Sanggingan No. 88X Kedewatan Ubud, Kedewatan, Kec. Gianyar, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571 (Google Maps)
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Base Genep is a traditional Balinese spice paste that combines a whole host of local spices, aromatics, seasonings and shrimp paste. This multi-levelled mix, has major religious significance and is the basis of all ceremonial, traditional food. Balinese chefs, I Ketut Wijaya, and Bapak Oka Manobhawa will unravel the cosmic meaning of base genep, with reference to Bali’s ancient lontar texts, answering the burning question : why is Balinese ceremonial food always made by men?


I.B. Oka Manobhawa

Ida Bagus Oka Manobhawa was born in Denpasar and currently resides in Ubud. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Language and Religious Literature Education from the Denpasar State Hindu Dharma …

Private: I Ketut Wijaya

I Ketut Wijaya, an esteemed Balinese culinary enthusiast, is actively engaged in Sanur Kaja, Denpasar. He dedicates himself to the tourism sector and holds the esteemed position of elder in …