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. 


2014 Workshops and Events


April 5 - Pickles 3 different ways, Oakland 10-2pm, $135  (SOLD OUT!!!)

April 23 - Wholesome DIY Pantry, Pacific Grove 6-8pm, $65


May 6 - Amazing Jams, Pacific Grove 5-8pm, $95

May 9 - Cheese and Jam for Parents and kids, Pacific Grove 5-8pm

May 14 - Cooking with preserved foods and DINNER, Pacific Grove 5-8pm

May 22 - Ferment Fever for good health! Pacific Grove 5-8pm

May 21- Gluten Free Life: Recipes & A Guide, Pacific Grove 6-8:30pm, $75

May 25 - Amazing Jams, SF at Flour + Water, 10-2pm, $135

May 27- Summertime Prep & Self-Care, Pacific Grove 6-8pm, $65

May 28 - Pop-up Dinner, Pacific Grove 7pm, $55


June 20 - Syrups, shrubs, infusions and candied citrus peels, Pacific Grove 5-8pm

June 21 - Cheese Making, Oakland 11-3pm, $135

June 22 - Syrups, shrubs, infusions and candied citrus peels, Oakland 11-3pm

June 24 - Amazing Jam, Pacific Grove 5-8pm $95

June 27 - Pop-up Dinner, Pacific Grove 7pm


July 15 - Crunchy Pickles 3 different ways, Pacific Grove 5-8pm, $95

July 19 - Amazing crunchy pickles 3 different ways, Cavallo Point

July 25 - Pop-up Dinner, Pacific Grove 7pm

July 26th - Amazing crunchy pickles 3 different ways, Oakland 11-3pm

July 27th - Advanced Pickling, Oakland 11-3pm


August 2 - Tomatoes and salsa, Oakland 11-3pm

August 3 - Advanced Tomatoes including ketchup, Oakland 11-3pm

August 9 - Tomatoes and Salsa, Cavallo Point




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.
Syrups, shrubs, infusions and candied citrus peelsSyrups, shrubs, infusions and candied citrus peels,

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.