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Culinary Classes

Hobby Hill Farm offers instructional classes on cheesemaking, breadmaking, canning and pasta making through several counties via Parks & Recreation, Private Farms and Specialty Stores. These classes are a great way to get your “hands on” prior to buying startup supplies.

The classes listed below are all taught at our brick and mortar store in Powhatan. If you would like to schedule a class in another location please contact us.  If you would like to see if a class if currently being offered near you then email us and we will provide the closest location that is offering a class. Most are scheduled months in advance and placed on their websites. Each county has their own system and pricing structure.

Interested in a Private or Customized Class:

Hobby Hill Farm charges a flat rate or per person charge for classes. We supply all the consumables and will offer a snack consisting of breads, crackers, cheese made by “You”, Iced Tea, Coffee. What better way to enjoy the fruits of your labor.

If you would like to host a class – Large or Small contact us at :

Please Note:

Please bring an apron and a tupperware bowl to take home some cheese from your cheesemaking session. When attending canning classes please do not wear open toed shoes, bring an apron, any extra canning jars and a card board box to take home warm processed jars.

Where to find existing scheduled classes and class options for: Mozzarella & Ricotta Cheesemaking, Soft Cheesemaking, Yogurt Making, Artisan Bread Baking, Endless Pasta, Macarons, Cinnamon Buns, Eclairs & Profiteroles, Croissants, Canning & Preserving Classes, Fermenting