The Farmhouse Kitchen

Farmhouse Kitchen

  • This Monday’s Meatless Monday class to be rescheduled!

    Our Monday, January 9th Meatless Monday’s class is being rescheduled to a date to be determined. We’re sorry for any inconvenience but this is out of an abundance of caution. The instructor is under the weather, and we want our…

  • Fall Gardening!

    Our fall gardening classes are up and online! Join Liam from Homebody Farm in the demonstration garden for Seed Saving and Fall Garden Preparation in September, and then Cold Weather Gardening in October. Also in October, two classes focused on…

Mission Statement

The Farmhouse Kitchen is a shared-use, commercial kitchen facility.  It provides kitchen space for local food entrepreneurs to explore new food business ideas with minimum capital investment or existing food businesses to sustain and scale-up.  Our space allows farmers to make value-added products from their raw agricultural produce.

In addition to kitchen rentals, the Farmhouse Kitchen is also equipped for cooking demonstrations, educational classes and training. The kitchen is also available for private functions.

 

The Farmhouse Recipe Box

Visit our virtual recipe box for seasonal recipes. We are adding recipes and cooking tips regularly.

Class Descriptions/Sign up

About Our Classes

Classes at The Farmhouse Kitchen offer opportunities for aspiring home cooks to learn from seasoned professionals. Class size is limited so students receive personal attention, and each class features ample tastings or a light meal, and class-made-creations to enjoy at home.

  • Succulent Dish Gardens

    Join Ivy on Main in The Farmhouse to design and plant your own succulent dish garden with water-wise succulents, stones and more! Succulents are easy houseplants to care for and have thrive! All materials supplied. Sign up

  • How We Roll! Game Day Egg Rolls

    Crispy Egg Rolls are a welcome addition to most parties and a tasty vehicle for a number of fillings and sauces. In this hands-on class we will show you how to create three different types of egg rolls for Super... Sign up

  • Making Valentine Bath Bombs

    Treat yourself to a Valentine treat! Learn to make fragrant, fun bath bombs for yourself or as gifts. Amanda from The Rod Homestead will have the forms, the know how, and the bath bomb bar open for business. Participants will... Sign up

  • Dark Chocolate: Decadent Treats for The Solo Valentine

    Does the sweetness of Valentine’s Day leave a cloying feeling in your mouth? Take a break from milk and white chocolate and explore the richness of dark chocolate treats. In this hands-on class, we’ll make decadent dark chocolate bark and... Sign up

  • Kids in the Kitchen: Color Twist Heart Cookies

    Part of our Kids in the Kitchen series, geared to kids between 7 and 13, this drop-off class will teach everyone how to make classic twist cookies with colorful doughs. Amanda, from The Rod Homestead, will cover the basics of... Sign up

  • Gardening: Seed Starting

    Join us at The Agricultural Center for Liam Duffy’s Small Gardeners’ series. We begin with some “get to know you” Q&A. then we get hands on learning about successful seeding and germination techniques for beginning farmers and home gardeners. This garden... Sign up

  • Canning: Orange Marmalade

    Why this is the best marmalade: Versatile – Serve it on grilled pork tenderloin, grilled chicken, stirred in Greek yogurt or overnight oats, or simply slathered on toast! Delicious – This marmalade tastes so much better than anything you can... Sign up

  • Backyard Chickens: How to Change Your Local Laws

    Are you interested in having chickens but your town’s regulations do not allow backyard birds? Come to this presentation by South Jersey’s Backyard Hen expert, Gwenne Baile, and find out what she has been able to do – working with... Sign up

  • Duck Confit Spring Rolls

    Fresh spring rolls are a delicious, and often impressive, appetizer to offer guests. Participants will be hands-on creating a tasty Asian-influenced duck filling. Then we will show you how to handle and fold the wrappers to get seal for your... Sign up

  • Scoop On The Coop: Backyard Hens 101

    If you are thinking about getting backyard chickens, this is the class for you! Learn whether keeping hens is the right move for you from local expert, Gwenne Baile. In this class we discuss the benefits of having backyard hens... Sign up