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Bubble bubble, toil and no trouble… Learn the fundamentals of fermentation.  From kimchi to kombucha! Sauerkraut to Sour Dough! We will go through a step-by-step guide on how to start your journey on this age old technique.

This is a 3-class series that will progress through the world of fermentation. Sign up individually ($80 per class) or for all three for a discounted price of $200!

  • Class 1: 13 May

  • Class 2: 1 July

  • Class 3: 16 Sep

All ingredients are provided – bring yourself, some friends and laughter and learn to make new and exciting food in the first-rate kitchen facilities of NorthTec’s Apprentice Restaurant!

How to book

  1. Complete the ACE Course Registration form for the class you want to do. If you want to register for more than one class, only submit this form ONCE. Once your registration is processed, you will be sent a course selection form to confirm your choices.

  2. Make your payment to secure your place - Fees must be paid in New Zealand Dollars and can be paid online.

About the tutor

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Hughie Blues

Hospitality - Tutor

Hughie is the current Level 4 tutor as well as the President of the New Zealand Chefs Association. He has also developed Kiwi Kids Can Cook a competition for our littlest budding chefs.  

Phone: 09 470 3938
Email: hblues@northtec.ac.nz

Courses and programmes may be cancelled, postponed or have their content or configuration changed from time to time (including during the academic year) at the discretion of NorthTec. Fees are an indication, include GST and apply to domestic students only. View terms and conditions

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Start Dates

Whangarei: 1 Jul 2021
16 Sep 2021

Cost Incl. GST (Approx):

$80pp single class
$200pp all three classes

Phone 0800 162 100
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