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     PO Box 21406 Boulder, CO 80308                    http://bapaweb.org/

                                                                                          April 2011

BAPA Recipe of the Month
If you who attended the Asian Market Tour event, this month’s recipe will go along nicely with the
Szechwan Peppercorns that were included in the To-Go Box.

Pan Fried Dumplings                                       Printed with permission from Mable Low, Chinese
                                                          cooking instructor and author

                                                      Back by Popular Demand
                                                      (spotlighting Boulder Asian Festival performers)
1 lb. raw pork (ground)
¼ lb. raw shrimp (shelled, cleaned & minced)
                                                      Jack Hadley, musician
1 stalk green onion (chopped)
2 Tbsp. bamboo shoots (chopped)                                       Born in the Philippines,
4 water chestnuts (chopped)                                           Jack Hadley grew up in
3 Chinese mushrooms (pre-soaked, chopped)
1 Tbsp. soy sauce
                                                                      the Haight-Ashbury
½ tsp. salt                                                           district of San
1 tsp. oil                                                            Francisco. His mother
1 beaten egg                                                          bought him an acoustic
1 Tbsp. cornstarch                                                    guitar at the age of
1 lb won ton skins (round or square)                  twelve because she wanted to keep him
1. Combine all ingredients except won ton skins
                                                      busy. The family moved to Denver,
2. Place 1 tsp. of filling on the center of each      Colorado, where he learned to play
   skin. Fold in half and seal with a little water.   music by ear, playing music by
   Dumplings should be half moon or triangular        everyone from Hendrix to Dylan,
   shaped.                                            unaware that he was learning the
3. Heat skillet. Add 1 Tbsp. oil and heat again.      foundation of American music – the
   Add filled dumplings. Place filled dumplings       blues.
   in a single layer on the bottom of skillet. Fry
   lightly on each side.
                                                      Jack played in a number of Denver area
4. Add ½ cup seasoned chicken broth. Cover
   pan and lower heat to medium. Let the
                                                      bands, sharpening his guitar skills and
   dumplings cook in the chicken broth for            discovering his vocal talent along the
   about 5 minutes or until broth is evaporated.      way. In addition to performing as a
                                                      solo artist and hired gun, Hadley was a
member of reggae band Rude Culture               he struck out on his own with The Jack
and r&b/funk outfit Network. In 2005             Hadley Band, a blues-based project, to
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Jack Hadley continued…
focus on writing and performing his original material. That same year Jack was playing
at a local Denver club when he was approached by blues veteran Otis Taylor who
happened to be in the audience. For the next 18 months Jack was Taylor’s lead
guitarist, playing at festivals and shows all over the U.S., Canada and the United
Kingdom. He appears on Otis Taylor’s 2007 Telarc release “Definition Of A Circle”
playing lead guitar and lap steel guitar.

Jack Hadley is also a founding member of BAPA and the Boulder Asian Festival. In
addition to music Jack is a graphic designer and generously donates his talents in
creating the artwork for BAPA events. Jack has performed at the Boulder Asian
Festival since 1998.

Don’t miss Jack’s performance at our upcoming Boulder Asian Festival, Aug 13-14,
2011 on the Pearl St. Mall, near the courthouse.

Coming up…Tuesday, April 12, 2011
California Pizza Kitchen Fund Raiser for BAPA

                         Please join us at California Pizza Kitchen for a
                  flavorsome fundraising event. All you need to do is bring
                  in this flyer on our scheduled date and present it to your
           server when ordering. 20% of your check will benefit our organization.
                                So come out and enjoy something
                                  delicious from the CPK menu.
                        Your taste buds will thank you, and so will we.
                             Boulder Asian Pacific Alliance
                                 California Pizza Kitchen
                                 1711 29th Street #1180
                                   Boulder, CO. 80301
                                Tuesday April 12, 2011
                                 Thanks for the support.
                We can’t wait to see you.
  Donation amount excludes proceeds from tax, gratuity and retail
           purchases. Valid for dine-in and take-out only.
        Manager, please attach this flyer to the guest check.
Event proceeds void if flyers are distributed in or near the restaurant.

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