View site in English, Español, or Français
The fair-trade ticketing company.
Sign Me Up!  |  Log In
Find An Event Create Your Event Help
Can Your Blackberry Do That? with Shakirah Simley
18 Reasons
San Francisco, CA
Share this event:
Get Tickets
There are no active dates for this event.


Can Your Blackberry Do That? with Shakirah Simley
18 Reasons
Monday, August 14, 6:30-9:00PM
$55 for 18 Reasons members; $65 for the general public

Join Shakirah Simley (Canner. Educator. Advocate. Gastronome. Entrepreneur.) for this unique 2.5-hour hands-on class, culminating in a delicious, three-course blackberry dinner!  You will learn simple and quick preserving techniques that bode well for summertime cooking and entertaining.  And while you will focus on one fresh, seasonal berry (the blackberry!), you will be able to apply these base recipes to a variety of summer fruits, and become adept at integrating them into sweet and savory recipes alike.  


Blackberry Vinegar
Blackberry Bourbon
Blackberry Quick Jam
Homemade Blackberry Juice

Spicy Pork Ribs with Berry Bourbon Rub
Heirlooms + Gems Salad with Blackberry Basil Salad Dressing
Grown-up Parfaits with Blackberry Fudge Sauce
Bomb Berry Shrub

Shakirah Simley is a beloved 18 Reasons instructor, the founder of Slow Jams, and Bi-Rite Market's Community Coordinator.  She taught herself to can and preserve "through many hours of practice, voracious reading and research," and was awarded a prestigious one-year Fulbright fellowship to attend the University of Gastronomic Sciences in Pollenzo, Italy. Her Slow Jams flavors consist of unique delicacies such Urban Meyer Lemon Curd, Brown Sugar Pear Butter, Summer Berry Jam, and Vanilla Blenheim Apricot Preserve.

You can tweet her at @EatSlowJams



18 Reasons (View)
3674 18th St.
San Francisco, CA 94110
United States

Map is loading...



Kid Friendly: No
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!


Contact us
24/7 Customer Service
1-800-838-3006 US, Canada, Puerto Rico
Ticket Buyers
Track Your Order
Browse Events
Event Producers
Create an Event
Buy Pre-Printed Tickets
The Venue List
Join the mailing list
Get spam-free daily notifications of new events in your neighborhood!
Customize your mailing list
Connect with us
Friend us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Watch us on YouTube
Read our blog
Get to know us
Meet the Doers
Use of this service is subject to the Terms & Conditions of Brown Paper Tickets. All rights reserved. © 2000-2017 Mobile EN ES FR