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Fermentation: What is it all about?! @ Great Neck Library, Long Island

  • Great Neck Library 159 Bayview Avenue Long Island, NY USA (map)

Fermentation is one of the oldest food processing methods still used today. Scientifically known as zymology, it is the conversion of carbohydrates into alcohols, carbon dioxide, yeast, or bacteria. Beer, miso, sourdough, kefir, kimchi and many other delicious foods we love are the product of fermentation.

In this course we will cover the basic science behind making sauerkraut, why it’s good for you, and we’ll  teach you how to make it yourself. If you are interested in Old World food preservation, gut health, or fermentation in general, this is the class for you!

Registration suggested beginning Wednesday, January 2 at 10:00 a.m. by calling 466-8055, ext. 208/254 or register online.

Earlier Event: January 10
Kimchi @ Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Later Event: January 31
Miso @ NYBG (Midtown)