Classes

Pick up a new skill at FARMcurious Hands-on Workshops and Classes plus new video workshops. From cheesemaking to fermentation, charcuterie and gardening, you'll be producing your own artisanal food in no time.

Currently all events are virtual and held via Zoom or Google Hangouts. During normal times most workshops are held at 825 Bancroft Way in Berkeley, California. Please check the details on the particular event page where you book as we've begun adding some Castro Valley workshops.

We're also available for private events where we'll bring the party to you. Call or email at 510-877-9955 or info@farmcurious.com.

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Book Us for a Private Event or Workshop - Virtual Workshops Now Available!

Let us create the perfect experience for you and your group! Virtual workshops now available for remote teams. We'll send your team any difficult-to-find supplies as well as a list of what to have on hand in advance so event day is seamless.

$ 0.00

Build An Instagram-Worthy Cheese & Charcuterie Board - Fri, July 23, 2021

Learn to build a show-stopping cheese and charcuterie board in this deliciously fun workshop. Learn how to make the 'salami river', charcuterie roses, and so much more. Take your board home when you're done!

$ 160.00

Hands-On Brie/Camembert-Making with Sommelier-Led Wine Pairing in Berkeley

Cheesemaking meets the ultimate cheese & wine pairing event in this truly decadent hands-on class. Learn to make luscious brie & camembert-style cheeses, take a break to explore and taste examples of the style with wine, and then return to your pot of cheese while you finish the process and learn how to age your baby cheese over the coming weeks.

$ 0.00 From $ 150.00

Cheese Day Camp, Ages 10-17, Aug 9 & 16, 2021

This STEAM-inspired class offers a hands-on exploration of cheese making and tasting sprinkled with science and history in a fun and accessible way. Throughout the day, kids will learn to make mozzarella, ricotta, crème fraîche, fresh chèvre, string cheese, butter, fromage blanc and paneer.

$ 180.00

Three Cheeses In Three Hours with Wine in Berkeley

Learn to make burrata, mozzarella and fresh chèvre in three hours while you sample some thoughtfully paired local & sustainable wines--our most popular class! Bring your pod for maximum fun!

$ 150.00 From $ 150.00

Cheese Tasting Workshop - the Best of the US - Fri, Sept 17, 2021

May is American Cheese month and it's a great time to rediscover the best cheeses made in the US. No, these are not the plasticky sheets we all grew up with, but the luscious bries of California, the smokey washed rinds of Vermont and everything in between Come explore and learn with us!

$ 170.00 From $ 95.00

Around the World Cheese Tasting Class in Castro Valley

The world is full of incredible cheese offerings and this cheese tasting class will bring the best of the best to your plate! From France's incredible softies to Alpine treasures, the best of the US, and some that may even surprise you, we'll take you on a whirlwind tour of seven of the most delightful cheeses in the world.

$ 95.00 Unavailable

Making Fresh Chèvre & Fromage Blanc, a Follow-Along Virtual Event - Sat, Jan 9, 2021

Learn to make easy goat cheese (fresh chèvre) and fromage blanc (from cow's milk) using store-bought (or fresh!) milk in five easy steps.

$ 29.95 From $ 16.95

Iron Chèvre - Goat Cheese Making & Pairing Event - Sun, July 11, 2021

Learn to make one of the easiest cheeses around (fresh goat cheese) and then try your hand at pairing it with a vast array of fun ingredients we supply to create the perfect bite.

$ 95.00

Fermenting Vegetables, a Follow-Along Virtual Event (FAVE) - Date TBD

Learn to ferment your own pickled and cultured vegetables for condiments and meals. Perfectly preserved and rich in essential vitamins, minerals and probiotics, these tangy snacks will change the way you look at food - it's not just dill pickles and sauerkraut anymore! We'll show you how to set up fermentation in a Mason jar, what to look for and how to avoid trouble.

From $ 35.00

Brie-Making Bootcamp, a Multi-Day Follow-Along Virtual Event (FAVE) - May 22/23, June 5, 2021

Learn to craft some of the most decadent cheese the world has to offer. Brie & camembert seem like magical cheeses but they're actually some of the easiest to make at home with very little special equipment required. We'll show you how in this multi-day class, complete with edible homework.

From $ 15.00

Weeknight Mozzarella & Burrata Party

An all-ages cheese appreciation celebration perfectly designed for summer. Learn to stretch fresh mozzarella curd, turn some into burrata and pair it with garden tomatoes for the perfect summer snack.

$ 65.00