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. 


2015-2016 Workshops and Events


December 2 - Pregnancy Pantry Part II with Iris Johnson 5-8pm Pacific Grove $75

We only offer one workshop in December as it seems that everyone has so many amazing parties to go to!  See our events page for our amazing parties!


January 7 - New Year Fermentation Workshop in Pacific Grove 5-8pm, $95

January 12 - Marmalade Flavor Construction in Pacific Grove 5-8pm, $95

January 16 - Winter Citrus - 4 recipes in Oakland, 11-3pm $135

January 17 - Marmalade Flavor Construction in Oakland, 11-3pm $135

January 19 - Fermented Dairy: Cultured Butter, Yogurt and Kefir with guest author David Asher.  In Pacific Grove 5-8pm, $95.  Register early it will fill up!

January 22 - Homemade for Sale: Launch a Food Business From Your Home Kitchen with guest authors and speakers John and Lisa Ivanko.  In Pacific Grove 6-8pm, $65 includes autographed copy of book.

January 26 - Miso Happy!  Miso packing party in Pacific Grove 5-8pm, $95


February 6 - Pickles, Crunchy and Delicious in Oakland 11-3pm, $135

February 7 - Life Changing Fermentation Workshop in Oakland 11-3pm, $135

February 16 - Pickles, Crunchy and Delicious in Pacific Grove 5-8pm, $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.