Competition: The Festival of Food and Drink has joined with its friends from The School of Artisan Food to offer one lucky winner the chance to win a place on its ‘Introduction to Fermentation & Pickling’, worth £175, plus two tickets to this year’s event at Clumber Park.
Fermentation and pickling can transform fresh, seasonal produce into delicious and nutritious staples that you can enjoy all year round. If you’d like to discover how to use traditional food preservation techniques to fill your store cupboards for the year ahead, why not join renowned cook and food writer Lindy Wildsmith for this one-day course?
Lindy specialises in modern British and regional Italian food and is the author of acclaimed artisan food book Cured. Under her expert guidance you’ll learn practical preserving processes and find out more about the importance of using high quality ingredients. This hands-on course will give you the skills, knowledge and confidence to take the best seasonal ingredients the UK has to offer and create dishes and pickles from all over the world, which may include seasonal versions of:
- Runnerbean sauerkraut
- Korean kimchi
- Pickled gherkins
- Summer stone fruit chutney
- Kombucha: tea fizz
Everything you make during the day will be made available for you to take home and enjoy. The School of Artisan Food makes a conscious effort to reduce waste and packaging. Students are welcome to bring their own containers to transport their food home. Learn more here …
Refreshments will be available throughout the day, as well as a buffet style lunch prepared by our team of chefs. All ingredients, equipment and recipes will be provided.