Shtetl Skills: Winter Medicine Making with Kelly McCarthy

Jewish Farm School 707 S. 50th Street, Philadelphia, PA

In this workshop we'll talk about common kitchen herbs that can boost immunity and ease symptoms of a winter cold. Together we'll make a cough syrup and sinus steam, and we will cover cold- and flu-fighting properties of other herbs and how to use them. If you have an extra 4-8 oz jar, bring that […]

Shtetl Skills: Chocolate Gelt From Scratch!

Jewish Farm School 707 S. 50th Street, Philadelphia, PA

Learn everything it takes to go from raw, ethically-sourced cacao beans to wrapped hanukkah gelt in this hands-on, DIY workshop! Led by Alex Voynow, professional-chocolate-maker-turned-jewish-educator and current Jewish Farm School JOFEE Fellow, we will explore the fascinating history of the jewish relationship to chocolate, and learn how to make chocolate from scratch without anything more […]