happy girl kitchen


learn how to preserve food! 

happy girl kitchen co. has a full schedule of workshops offered at our store, cafe & kitchen location on Cannery Row in Pacific Grove, as well as locations in a vicotrian home in the Temescal district of Oakland, in the test kitchen of Flour + Water in SF, at Cavallo Point and MORE!  

Do you want to enjoy local foods like tomatoes and cherries year round? Do you have an interest in food traditions and preservation and want to learn more? Are you interested in canning, but have a fear of not doing it safely?  Whatever your motivation, Happy Girl Kitchen Co. is offering a variety of workshops on preserving the local harvest in simple and delicious ways. 


2015 Workshops and Events


September 30 - Preserved Tomatoes 5-8, Pacific Grove $95


October 13 - Syrups, Shrubs, Infusions and Candied Peels 5-8, Pacific Grove $95

October 17 - Ferment Fever! Sauerkraut, Kimchi and Pickles 11-3, Oakland $135

October 18 - Cheese 10-2 pm, Oakland $135

October 18 - Apples, Pears and Quince, 3-7pm, Oakland $135

October 27 - Pickling and Ferments 5-8, Pacific Grove $95


November 3 - Lasagne and Cheese 5-8, Pacific Grove $95

November 7 - Syrups, Shrubs, Infusions and Candied Peels 11-3, Oakland $135

November 8 - Cranberry Sauce, Candied Peels and Honeyed Oranges 11-3, Oakland $135

November 17 - Cranberry Sauce, Candied Peels and Cordials 5-8, Pacific Grove $95

Class Cancellation Policy

  • 2 weeks or more before class - credit toward future class.
  • 7 days before class - $50 cancellation fee - remaining balance credit toward future class.
  • 6 days or less before class - no credits.
  • No refunds.

More workshops and events coming soon!

Contact jordan{at}happygirlkitchen{dot}com to join the wait list for sold out workshops.
Please call us at (831)373-4475 with any questions. 

happy girl kitchen co. is proud to offer the very best in artisan preserves, workshops and events in the bay area. we work closely with area farmers, as all products are all made with organic farm fresh produce.
contact sales@happygirl kitchen.com for more information, shipping inquiries or to send love notes.