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Food in Jars: Marisa McClellan

Thu, July 24, 2014 6:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: FREE

 When it comes to canning, it's time to start thinking small! Local cookbook author and food blogger Marisa McClellan will be at the Free Library of Philadelphia on Thursday, July 24 to share her tiny batch approach to pickling, jam making, and preserving. She'll demonstrate two recipes from her new book, Preserving by the Pint: Quick Seasonal Canning for Small Spaces, and show you how quick and simple it can be to preserve seasonal produce. This class is good for both new and experienced canners.

Registration at  Tickets are $40 and includes a signed copy of Marisa's book.


About Marisa:

Marisa McClellan is a food writer, canning teacher, and dedicated farmers market shopper who lives in Center City Philadelphia. She is the author of Food in Jars: Preserving in Small Batches Year-Round and Preserving by the Pint: Quick Seasonal Canning for Small Spaces. She has written for the Vegetarian Times, USA Today, the Food Network, Saveur, Fine Cooking, Serious Eats, The Kitchn, Grid Philly, and Table Matters. Find more of her jams, pickles, and preserves (all cooked up in her 80-square-foot kitchen) at

Proceeds will benefit the Free Library’s Culinary Literacy Center, which teaches literacy skills through innovative—and delicious—cooking programs for Philadelphians of all ages.

Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street (between 19th and 20th Streets on the Parkway)
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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