Freeport, Illinois – Pretzel City Kitchens invites the public to a hearty harvest fundraising dinner on Tuesday, October 16 from 6-8 p.m. at their location in the Wagner House at 1 East Spring St. in Freeport. The six-course harvest-themed dinner will feature ingredients from local farms and culinary/beverage establishments, and the Pretzel City Kitchens chefs for the evening will preface each course with a description of how they have incorporated these ingredients in their creations. Guests will leave with a delicious memento of the evening, recipes for the evening from the chefs, and a listing of area establishments where delicious local foods and beverages can be found.
Cost is $95 per person and includes a beverage of your choice; additional beverages will be available for purchase from The Great Debate bar at Wagner House, which will be open and available to attendees for the evening (the Wagner House is closed to the general public on Tuesday nights). Guests may register and pay online at www.pretzelcitykitchens.org or call Pretzel City Kitchens at 815-908-0224.
Pretzel City Kitchens is a certified, shared-use commercial kitchen that provides commercial-grade kitchen equipment and processing space for both emerging and established food-based ventures/businesses, caterers, individuals, and other organizations that may require a large kitchen for food preparation projects. Other potential uses for the kitchen include serving as a location for cooking classes offered by businesses and educational organizations as well as a space for those desiring a large kitchen for parties or other private events.
The 1000+ square-foot, handicapped-accessible kitchen occupies a separately secure space on the first floor of Wagner House at 1 East Spring St. and is available to Pretzel City Kitchen users 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Equipment includes two 10-burner gas stoves, commercial ovens, bakery-grade mixers, and all necessary cookware needed for large-scale kitchen projects. All information and event dates/descriptions can be found on the Pretzel City Kitchens website at www.pretzelcitykitchens.org or call Pretzel City Kitchens at 815-908-0224.