Get SF Weekly Newsletters

Monday, October 22, 2012

Class Alert! Master Sugar Skulls, Pumpkin Pie, and Chutney

Posted By on Mon, Oct 22, 2012 at 1:30 PM

Make sugar skulls with Autumn Press on Oct. 23. - FLICKR/ELINAR
  • Flickr/Elinar
  • Make sugar skulls with Autumn Press on Oct. 23.
Decorating Sugar Skull Workshop

Where: Autumn Press, 2071 Mission, 824-2222

When: Tues., Oct. 23, 5 p.m.

Cost: $15 (purchase in advance via Autumn Press)

The rundown: This class, held at a fair trade print shop, is suitable for humans aged 8 and higher and arrives just in time to be able to show off an important new skill by the Day of the Dead. You'll learn how to make a sugar skull and then be given a few to practice decorating with an array of flair, including sequins, feathers, and something intriguing called "glitter candy."

See also:

- Love Apple Farms Offers Workshops for Kitchen and Garden -- and a Great Day Away

Holiday Pie Class

Where: Salumeria, 3000 20th St. (at Florida), 471-2998

When: Thurs., Oct. 25, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Cost: $75 (purchase in advance via Brown Paper Tickets)

The rundown: No more cans of orange goo; the foxy ladies from Three Babes Bakeshop will show you how to bake your own pumpkin and roll out your own crust for a pumpkin pie. Take homes after this session include a six-inch pie and a round of dough so you can practice at least once before Thanksgiving.

UKSF Chutney Workshop with Alison McQuade

Where: CUESA Dacor Teaching Kitchen, North Arcade of Ferry Plaza (1 Ferry Bldg.)

When: Tues., Oct. 30, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Cost: $47 (purchase in advance via Eventbrite)

The rundown: Local company McQuade's Celtic Chutneys are a blend of familial tradition and San Francisco remix with blends like curried banana and habanero. Proprietor Alison McQuade will show you the rules of this underused condiment as well as how you can bend them to your will. Participants get to bring home a spice blend and finished jar of chutney.

Follow @eatstreetfood


  • Pin It

Tags: , , , , ,

About The Author

Tamara Palmer

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Popular Stories

  1. Most Popular Stories
  2. Stories You Missed

Like us on Facebook

Slideshows

  • clipping at Brava Theater Sept. 11
    Sub Pop recording artists 'clipping.' brought their brand of noise-driven experimental hip hop to the closing night of 2016's San Francisco Electronic Music Fest this past Sunday. The packed Brava Theater hosted an initially seated crowd that ended the night jumping and dancing against the front of the stage. The trio performed a set focused on their recently released Sci-Fi Horror concept album, 'Splendor & Misery', then delved into their dancier and more aggressive back catalogue, and recent single 'Wriggle'. Opening performances included local experimental electronic duo 'Tujurikkuja' and computer music artist 'Madalyn Merkey.'"