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Exploring Fermented Foods

Course Overview

Fermentation…not just for brewers anymore! These days, fermented foods that can be easily prepared in the home are increasingly popular, as people begin to appreciate the healthful and delicious qualities of this ancient method of food preparation. In this overview course, you’ll explore the science behind fermentation and various cultural traditions that employ these methods of food preservation. Prepare kraut, kimchi, kefir, kombucha, yoghurt, idli, and dosas, all easy­to­love and delicious recipes that provide a great spring­board into the wide world of fermented foods. End the day with a smorgasbord of fermented foods provided by the instructor, and leave inspired to ferment further! You will also take home several samples to get you fermenting with excitement.


Sat, Jul 14th, 2018  –  Sun, Jul 15th, 2018

Course Details

Length: 2 Days
Skill Levels: Beginner to Advanced
Hours: 9am-5pm
Intergenerational age: 12+
Registration Cost: $240.00
Includes materials fee of $50.00


You will need the following tools for this class:

three one gallon sized glass jars

three half gallon sized glass jars

a few other glass jars or ziplock bags for samples

Once registered, students will receive a confirmation email with further class information. Please call the front office if you have not received it within 24 hours.