Basic Chicken Butchery Class
Each participant will get their own bird to process and we’ll go through each step, taking the time to answer questions and provide hands-on instruction on how to harvest, eviscerate, clean and prepare it for your fridge or freezer. This is an amazing opportunity to connect with your food and fully experience and appreciate what it takes to bring an animal from farm to table. This is a small class so we will be able to work with each individual as much as needed. We'll also talk about the difference between a truly pasture-raised bird and the factory-farmed variety, as well as the important part that age, breed, and feed play in the flavor and texture of the meat. Students will go home with their chicken!
When: Sunday, October 13, 2019 @ 1 pm
Where: Price Creek Farm, 10191 SE CR 245, Lake City, FL
Cost: $79 per person – includes a whole chicken, average dressed weight of 4 to 4.5 pounds (approximately $18 value). Payment will be due by 9/28/19 and can be made by sending us a check or dropping by the farmers' market with cash or credit card.
Experience required: None. Sharp knives are involved; therefore, no one under 18 years of age can register for the class. A signed-waiver will be required prior to the commencement of the class.
What to bring: Please bring a cooler for your chicken and wear closed-toed shoes (or rubber boots if you have them). We'll provide the rest.
Class confirmation: Once you have paid to reserve your spot in a class, you will receive a notification of your reservation by email. As the class date nears, we will send a separate email to you with class details and location. If you are signing someone else up for the class, keep in mind that we will send all class emails to the email address you provide us.
Cancellation & refund policy: We reserve the right to cancel or reschedule the class due to low attendance or other conflicts. If this occurs, all participants will be notified and offered a full refund or a spot in other scheduled classes. If you cancel two weeks (14 days) or more prior to the class, you will receive store credit for the full amount of the class. If you cancel with less than two weeks’ notice, no credit will be given.
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