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Pickle Pickin' - A Preservation Celebration

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 15:06 -- JFlynn
Event Date: 
September 11, 2016
Location: 
Corner of Amboy and State Stree
Asheville  North Carolina  28804
United States
Description: 

The NC Natural Products Association invites you to join us for an afternoon of pickle and preservation FUN down by the river for Pickle Pickin' - A Preservation Celebration. The event is free with $5 Tasting Tickets. NCNPA will host renowned fermentation specialist Sandor Katz for a talk and book signing, with area folks offering demonstrations and classes on fermentation and preservation. A silent auction will be held so sponsor levels include opportunities for donated products.  All sponsor levels will receive social media recognition for their support. Are your pickles famous? Are you looking to share your killer kimchi or kraut? Is your jelly jammin? You are invited to submit your pickles and other preserved and fermented foods to the Pickle Pickin' competition! Categories include: Dills, Sweets, Relish, Salsas & Sauces, Vinegars, Ferments, Jams/Jellies. USDA certified products of meats and dairy may be submitted. Food and beverages will be available from food trucks, vendors, Cascade Lounge and Edna's. Pickle Tasting tickets are available below or at the event.  For Tasting Tickets, Contest Entry, Sponsor and Vendor Opportunities, please see www.tinyurl.com/PicklePickin