Demo Area

Curious about pickling? Stop by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Demonstration Area to learn from the experts!

Thanks to Giant Eagle for supplying the Demonstration Area with fresh, local produce, ingredients, and materials.

Friday 2019

TimePresenterOrganizationRecipe
12:30 p.m.Meagan PaulWigle WhiskeyPittsburgh's Ultimate Bloody Mary
1:00 p.m.Hersh PetrocellyThe Olive TapIce box pickles and sweet & sassy pickle chips
1:30 p.m.Meagan PaulWigle WhiskeyPickle Gin & Tonic
2:00 p.m.Travis TorsellCommunity Kitchen PittsburghKimchi
2:30 p.m.Jeff ConoverConover Farms"Some Like it Hott" - Ghost Dill Pickles
3:00 p.m.Gretchen McKayPittsburgh Post-GazetteFried Buttermilk Dill Slices & Pickleback Jello Shots
3:30 p.m.Ila & Jeremy WaldrupPittsburgh Downtown PartnershipDill Pickle Hummus & Southwest Banana Pepper Dip
4:00 p.m.Jay IyengarPopping Mustard SeedsLemon Pickles
4:30 p.m.Jay IyengarPopping Mustard SeedsRaw Mango Pickles
5:00 p.m.Jenn ClarkCrate Cooking SchoolQuick Pickled Fennel with Orange
5:30 p.m.Alekka SweeneyCrate Cooking SchoolPickled Red Cherry Tomatoes
6:00 p.m.Jenn ClarkCrate Cooking SchoolBalsamic Pickled Berries
6:30 p.m.Mark SnyderHome ChefPickled Green Tomatoes
7:00 p.m.Matt PorcoSienna MercatoBread & Butter Zucchini Chips
7:30 p.m.Ally HindmanPittsburgh Downtown PartnershipDilly Beans
8:00 p.m.Greg AndrewsThe Pickled ChefTBA

Saturday 2019

TimePresenterOrganizationRecipe
12:30 p.m.Chef Julio PerazaFairmont PittsburghTBA
1:00 p.m.Harris DernerBrine BrothersPickled Watermelon Martini
1:30 p.m.Leslie Romano ToppettaPrescription FoodsRussian Sauerkraut
2:00 p.m.Jenneta MammedovaPrescription FoodsYoung Coconut Water Kefir
2:30 p.m.Jeff ConoverConover Farms"Some Like it Hott"
3:00 p.m.Ollie PinderChatham UniversityA Peck of Pickled Peppers
3:30 p.m.Ollie PinderChatham UniversityMango Chow (Fresh Mango Pickles)
4:00 p.m.Mark SnyderHome ChefPickled Green Tomatoes
4:30 p.m.TBAMcVickers PicklesPickled Grapes
5:00 p.m.Jenn ClarkCrate Cooking SchoolChicago Style Hot Giardiniera
5:30 p.m.Alekka SweeneyCrate Cooking SchoolJalapeno Dill Pickles
6:00 p.m.Jenn ClarkCrate Cooking SchoolQuick Pickled Fennel with Orange
6:30 p.m.TBAMcVickers PicklesPickled Grapes
7:00 p.m.Paul MillerWigle WhiskeyPittsburgh's Ultimate Bloody Mary
7:30 p.m.Harris DernerBrine BrothersPickleback Chicken Wings
8:00 p.m.Paul MillerWigle WhiskeyPickle Gin & Tonic

Sunday 2019

TimePresenterOrganizationRecipe
12:30 p.m.James KaufmannCafe ChocoladeAvocado Picklesburgh de Gallo
1:00 p.m.James KaufmannCafe ChocoladeKickin' Pickles
1:30 p.m.Rosie KosterWigle WhiskeyPittsburgh's Ultimate Bloody Mary
2:00 p.m.Rosie KosterWigle WhiskeyPickle Gin & Tonic
2:30 p.m.Jenn ClarkCrate Cooking SchoolPickled Red Cherry Tomatoes
3:00 p.m.Jenn ClarkCrate Cooking SchoolJalapeno Dill Pickles
3:30 p.m.Jenn ClarkCrate Cooking SchoolChicago Style Hot Giardiniera
4:00 p.m.Travis TorsellCommunity Kitchen PittsburghLacto-fermented Pickles
4:30 p.m.TBATBATBA
5:00 p.m.Mark SnyderHome ChefPickled Green Tomatoes