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Holiday Breads with Rye (In-Person) December 3, 2022

Dec 03, 2022 9:00AM—1:00PM

Christ Lutheran Church 150 5th Street Marine on St Croix, MN 55047

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Rye flour combined with spices makes flavorful holiday breads. Imagine those fresh-baked smells coming from your kitchen during the holidays! You’ll make Bryce’s Swedish Limpa, as well as a honey-sweetened rye spice bread. Join Master Bakers Bryce Johnson and Ross Safford for this hands-on class. You’ll get your hands messy, laugh, and learn a lot.…

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Make Your Own Feta Cheese (Online) January 7, 2023

Jan 07, 2023 2:00PM—4:00PM

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine St. Marine on St Croix, MN 55047 (online)

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Come join master cheesemaker Gary Colles for this class making your own feta cheese! Feta (Greek: φέτα, féta) is a brined curd white cheese made in Greece from sheep’s milk or from a mixture of sheep and goat milk. It is a crumbly aged cheese, commonly produced in blocks, and has a slightly grainy texture…

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Herbal Remedies: Make a Soothing Salve (In-Person) January 7, 2023

Jan 07, 2023 11:00AM—1:00PM

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Come join local herbalist, Heather Mashuga, in a hands-on salve-making class. Want to take that next step and feel comfortable turning all the amazing herbs you have learned about into topical remedies? We will make a couple of different herb-infused oils, turn those oils into salve, and learn how to utilize them. Each participant will…

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Baking with Rye (In-Person) February 4, 2023

Feb 04, 2023 9:30AM—1:30PM

Marine Mills Folk School - Christ Lutheran Church 150 5th Street Marine on St Croix, MN 55047

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Baking with rye flour requires a very different process than baking with wheat. Its sticky texture may seem difficult to work with at first, but with a few tricks and tips it’s possible for bakers of any skill level to be producing rye breads and pastries of all types. In this one-day class we’ll be…

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Let’s Make Chinese Dumplings (In-Person) February 11, 2023

Feb 11, 2023 1:30PM—3:30PM

Marine Mills Folk School - Christ Lutheran Church 150 5th Street Marine on St Croix, MN 55047

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Who doesn’t love dumplings? And making them is almost as fun as eating them. In China, dumplings are often served at holiday meals. Wrapping dumplings is an integral part of the occasion. Family members gather in the kitchen and gossip as they work. You can adapt the fillings to incorporate leftovers or your favorite ingredients…

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Egg Rolls & Spring Rolls (In-Person) February 11, 2023

Feb 11, 2023 10:00AM—12:00PM

Christ Lutheran Church, 150 5th Street, Marine on St Croix, MN 55047

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Although most of us heard about egg rolls before we knew spring rolls existed—especially those of us who grew up in the 1960s and 70s—spring rolls are actually the original. The difference is in the wrapper and where they originated. These are always a hit at parties, and in this class, you’ll learn how easy…

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Herbal Remedies: Make Elderberry Syrup (In-Person) February 18, 2023

Feb 18, 2023 11:00AM—1:00PM

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Come join local herbalist, Heather Mashuga, for a hands-on elderberry syrup-making class. Elderberry syrup is a must-have, especially through the colder months! Elderberries are known for their immune-boosting and anti-viral properties. They reduce the duration of colds and flus, as well as the symptoms experienced. They are also packed full of other benefits like clearing…

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Make Your Own Mozzarella Cheese (Online) March 18, 2023

Mar 18, 2023 2:00PM—4:00PM

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine St. Marine on St Croix, MN 55047

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Mozzarella cheese was first made by the monks of San Lorenzo di Capua in Italy. It has been made from sheep’s milk, buffalo milk and finally cow’s milk. Our cheese artisan Gary Colles will teach you how to make your own fresh mozzarella at home. Served with crusty bread and wine will make this the…

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Herbal Remedies: Make Fire Cider (In-Person) March 18, 2023

Mar 18, 2023 11:00AM—1:00PM

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Come join local herbalist, Heather Mashuga, for a hands-on fire cider/cider tonic-making class. Historically, apple cider vinegar and the ingredients in fire cider have been beneficial in treating various ailments and illnesses. It excels with boosting the immune system, helping movement and circulation, expelling congestion, and fighting viruses and microbes. It is also packed full…

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No More Boring Tofu: Sichuan Cooking (In-Person) November 12, 2022

Nov 12, 2022 10:30AM—12:30PM

Christ Lutheran Church 150 5th St. Marine on St Croix, MN 55047