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FARMcurious Brings Home Fermenting to The Masses with Kickstarter Project

FARMcurious Brings Home Fermenting to The Masses with Kickstarter Project Oakland-based food startup simplifies the fermentation process for urban homesteaders Oakland, CA – April 16, 2014 — FARMcurious, an Oakland-based company, announced today the launch of a Kickstarter project bringing home fermenting to a larger market through innovative design and delicious new recipe collections. The… more

April 16th, 2014 | No Comments | Tags: , , ,

The Pickled Pantry: From Apples to Zucchini, 150 Recipes for Pickles, Relishes, Chutneys & More by Andrea Chesman

Half-Sour Dill Pickles. Salt-Cured Dilly Beans. Sauerkraut. Kimchi. Classic Hot Sauce. Cortido with Cilantro. Rosemary Onion Confit. Italian Tomato Relish. Chow Chow. Korean-Style Pickled Garlic. With Andrea Chesman’s expert guidance, you’ll love making these and dozens of other fresh, contemporary recipes for pickling everything from apples to zucchini. Beginners will welcome the simple, low-fuss methods and… more

Sandstone Crock

Hand-Thrown Fermenting Crock – new color options!

After over a year, we finally have this popular fermenting crock back in stock – and in new colors too! Made by one of the few clay artists recommended by the fermenting king Sandor Katz himself, this fermenting crock is created from hand-thrown lead-free clay by an American craftsman.  All ceramic crocks from this artist… more

Using your ReCAP Fermenting Set

Thanks for purchasing a FARMcurious Fermenting Set!  These instructions will help guide you through using and enjoying your set. 1) Wash the ReCAP lid in warm, soapy water and rinse well. 2) Open the flip-top lid on the ReCAP and insert the rubber stopper into the hole. Insert the narrow end of the airlock into… more

June 2nd, 2013 | 11 Comments | Tags:

WIDE Mouth 3-Piece Fermenting Set with ReCAP

The complete 3-piece set to make your own DIY fermenting vessel from a WIDE Mouth canning jar.  The ReCAP BPA-free plastic lid screws onto any wide mouth mason jar for a tight seal while the stopper and airlock allow your ferment to exhaust carbon dioxide without introducing oxygen or having to “burp” the lid. Comes in Silver and Black…. more

WIDE Mouth ReCAP Mason Jar Pour Cap

THE WIDE MOUTH POUR CAP FOR MASON JARS. A design inspired by the classic American zinc cap, but enhanced with the practicality of BPA-free recyclable plastic. With reCAP Wide Mouth, you can easily shake, pour and store right from your wide mouth mason jars! Fits wide mouth jars Spill-proof BPA free Made in USA Unlike other… more

Wild Fermentation: The Flavor, Nutrition, and Craft of Live-Culture Foods

By Sandor Ellix Katz Bread. Cheese. Wine. Beer. Coffee. Chocolate. Most people consume fermented foods and drinks every day. For thousands of years, humans have enjoyed the distinctive flavors and nutrition resulting from the transformative power of microscopic bacteria and fungi. Wild Fermentation: The Flavor, Nutrition, and Craft of Live-Culture Foods is the first cookbook… more

The Art of Fermentation: An In-Depth Exploration of Essential Concepts and Processes from Around the World

By Sandor Ellix Katz The Art of Fermentation is the most comprehensive guide to do-it-yourself home fermentation ever published. Sandor Katz presents the concepts and processes behind fermentation in ways that are simple enough to guide a reader through their first experience making sauerkraut or yogurt, and in-depth enough to provide greater understanding and insight for… more

Regular Mouth ReCAP Fermenting Set

The complete 3-piece set to make your own DIY fermenting vessel.  The ReCAP BPA-free plastic lid screws onto any regular mouth mason jar for a tight seal while the stopper and airlock allow your ferment to exhaust carbon dioxide without introducing oxygen or having to “burp” the lid.  A match made in heaven.  Save money… more

Stopper and Airlock for reCAP fermenting project

This stopper and airlock are the perfect companions for your reCAP Mason Jar Pour Cap.  Use them as a set to create this really cool DIY fermenting vessel.

reCAP Mason Jar Pour Cap

THE ORIGINAL POUR CAP FOR MASON JARS. A design inspired by the classic American zinc cap, but enhanced with the practicality of BPA-free recyclable plastic. With reCAP, you can easily shake, pour and store right from your mason jars! Fits regular mouth jars Spill-proof BPA free Made in USA Unlike other mason jar lids you may… more

A Fermentation Primer

Fermentation is an age-old practice that may date back to as many as 12,000 years ago during the Paleolithic period. That said, it’s a practice that holds as much value today as it did thousands of years ago.  Not only is fermentation a time-honored way to preserve the harvest or create a mind-altering beverage, it’s… more

April 10th, 2012 | 1 Comment | Tags: , ,

How to make sauerkraut

Fermenting cabbage into a cultural delicacy such as sauerkraut or kimchi is an age-old practice that is still appreciated today; indeed is experiencing a renaissance of sorts.   The good folks at Cultured in Berkeley plus the popularity of a class we’re teaching at Workshop in SF on April 28 can attest to this new-found love… more

April 9th, 2012 | No Comments | Tags: , , ,