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Pgh Fermentation Festival

Sunday February 26 2017  11am 6pm

at Spirit (242 51st St Pittsburgh, Pa 15201)

Join some of the most exciting food makers in Pittsburgh for a day of learning, sharing, and fermented deliciousness. Only small, local vendors! Free to attend.

Ferment Fest Variety Show and Potluck

Saturday February 25 8pm 10pm

at The Glitter Box Theater 

(460 Melwood Ave Pgh, Pa)

A funky evening of very varied fermented fun featuring performance, music, learning! Sliding scale $5- $15, or Free with shared dish.

Sunday WORKSHOPS! (schedule)


KIM CHI by Perscription Foods and The Pickled Chef

 

PICKLES all over the place

 

BEER by Hop Farm

 

KOJI with Jeremy Umanski, Larder

 

Tempeh with Cutting Root


COFFEE by Commonplace

 

FERMENTED TEA with Teanami

 

CHEESE with Family Farm Creameries and Goat Rodeo

 

BREAD by Driftwood Oven

 

KOMBUCHA by Red Star

 

KEFIR with Ferment Pittsburgh

 

PEOPLE-SIZED KIM CHI REENACTMENT by Yinz Like Plays

 

ALL-DAY CHEESEMAKING DEMO with Megan from be.wild.er Farm

 

LOCAL PRODUCE by Who Cooks For You Farm

SCAVENGER HUNT by Red Wagon Productions

 

BEST OF PITTSBURGH HOME-FERMENTERs FERMENTATION CONTEST (open to all, many categories, prizes (judged by our area’s favorite farmers)) Information Waiver

 

SAUERKRAUT everywhere


Grow your pwn KimChi Garden with Nick from GrowPgh


GOATS (and goat cheese) by Goat Rodeo


FREE KID’S KRAUT-MAKING by Mary from Franktuary

 

A TABLE COVERED IN MOLDY THINGS (poking sticks provided)

 

Fermentation Inspired COCKTAILS by Spirit


FERMENTY SPIRIT BRUNCH from 11am- 3pm

 

FUNKY SOUNDS

 

MAKE YOUR OWN CULTURED BUTTER (all day)


RECIPE SHARE & CULTURE SWAP (Bring a recipe to post on our share-board, and some extra cultures if ya got em.)

 

MAKE YOUR OWN VINEGAR (all day)

 

SILAGE… for cows!

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Cider workshop with A Few Bad Apples

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Nathan pressing down on his human sauerkraut reenactment

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Homemade cheese