Events & Workshops

Fermentation Marathon Weekend – July 29-30

Schedule below; course descriptions follow

SATURDAY, JULY 29

1:30pm-3pm – Lacto-Fermented Pickles
3:30pm-5pm – The Light and Dark Side of Kombucha
5:30pm-7pm – Nothing Better Than Homemade Miso

SUNDAY, JULY 30

1:30pm-3pm – The Art and Science of Probiotic Sauerkraut
3:30pm-5pm – Cultured Probiotic Sodas

 

Lacto-Fermented Pickles

SATURDAY, JULY 29

1:30pm-3pm. Learn how to make Lacto-Fermented Pickles.  Some options are dill, garlic, spicy, or low-salt pickles.  We’ll be making 2 different types for you to take home.  All local, organic ingredients and glassware will be provided. $65. Raya Wellness 10 Larkspur Drive, Latham NY. Register: 518-229-3033

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The Light and Dark Side of Kombucha

SATURDAY, JULY 29
3:30pm-5pm. Drink all the kombucha you want while learning how to make your own delicious brew. Save $ and take home 1 starter kit already brewed and ready for you to enjoy at home. All organic ingredients, SCOBY (starter) and glassware will be provided. $65. Raya Wellness 10 Larkspur Drive, Latham NY. Register: 518-229-3033

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Nothing Better Than Homemade Miso

SATURDAY, JULY 29
5:30pm-7pm. In Japanese folk wisdom, it has been associated with good health and longevity. One specific health benefit it provides is protection against radiation and heavy metals. After we finish the miso, we’ll make a salad dressing and have a dinner salad.  All local organic ingredients, organic koji starter, and glassware will be provided. $85. Raya Wellness 10 Larkspur Drive, Latham NY. Register: 518-229-3033

 

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The Art and Science of Probiotic Sauerkraut

SUNDAY, JULY 30

1:30pm-3pm. Learn how to make fool-proof probiotic and digestive enzyme-rich sauerkraut that is nourishing and healing to your gut and the key to immune health. New research has been published establishing cancer-preventing properties. All local, organic ingredients and glassware will be provided. $65. Raya Wellness 10 Larkspur Drive, Latham NY. Register: 518-229-3033

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Cultured Probiotic Sodas

SUNDAY, JULY 30
3:30pm-5:30pm. Learn to make soda in the traditional and health-promoting way! These lacto-fermented sodas are packed with probiotics, enzymes, antioxidants, and B-vitamins.

We’ll be using fresh local ingredients, so the flavors soda will depend on what is in season.  Some flavor choices may include ginger beer, root beer, lemon-lime soda, raspberry soda, blueberry soda!

Take home a ginger starter culture to make your own sodas, along with simple recipes, and a bottle of soda already made for you!  This workshop is a combination of hands-on and demonstration! All organic ingredients will be provided. $80. Raya Wellness 10 Larkspur Drive, Latham NY. Register: 518-229-3033

 

 

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Other Classes to be scheduled in the future…..

How to Make Healing Bone Broth

Broth is extremely nutritious, containing minerals and electrolytes in a form that is easy to assimilate. Learn how to make your own nourishing and healing broth. Amazing resource for gut healing and joint health. Take home a ready pint of broth. All local, organic ingredients will be provided. $65

 

Simple Nourishing Soups

Soup can be the perfect meal at so many different times. Learn how to make economical healing soups using broth as an integral component of the soup base. We will make at least 2 different types of soup. All local, organic ingredients will be provided. $65

 

Vegan Milks & Elixirs

All organic ingredients will be provided. $55

 

Raw and Cooked Paleo Desserts

Wondering what to do with all of that left-over nutpulp from your homemade nutmilk? All organic ingredients will be provided. $65

 

Vegan Cheese & Butter

One of the biggest roadblocks to going vegan or letting go of dairy is cheese and butter. Learn how to make very close seconds of both and enjoy life again!  All organic ingredients will be provided. $65

 

Vegan Yogurt and Kefir

Learn how to make your own delicious dairy-free probiotic rich coconut milk yogurt and vegan kefir – satisfying, nourishing and healing for your digestive system. Take home 2 different ferments. All local, organic ingredients and glassware will be provided. $65

Yoga for Better Digestion

Art of Self Care, aka, How to Prevent a Cold or Kick One Super Fast