Getting Ready For Santa 2018

Written by Home Make It — December 7, 2018

Getting Ready For Santa!

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With Christmas rapidly approaching, it's time to explore the many options Home Make It offers for the makers in your life. In store at Clayton & Reservoir, or online, we have gift ideas including books, recipe kits, equipment for cheese making, brewing & sausage making, kitchenware, pasta machines, coffee gadgets, preserving jars & equipment, & much more. We also have gift vouchers to save you some difficult decisions!

A range of Food & Beverage Making Workshops have been announced for 2019. These make an awesome gift for anyone with an interest in making things at home. Details below.

 

Christmas Trading Hours

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Be aware that Home Make It shops in Clayton & Reservoir will be open on Christmas Eve, until 3 pm, before closing for the Summer break. We will return on Monday, 7th of January, 2019

The Home Make It warehouse will be closed from Friday, the 21st of December, 2018 until the 8th of January, 2019. No orders will be delivered within this period. To guarantee delivery by Xmas, get your online orders in by Friday, 14th of December 2018!

 

Gift Ideas

A Charcuterie Diary  by P.J. Booth.

P.J. Booth's message is: Do not be afraid of charcuterie. It's a technique for meat preservation, the origins of which are lost in time. If people wearing leather sandals & without electricity can do it, then so can you! With over 75,000 words in more than 350 pages, this book is simply & beautifully designed, with all you need to know to understand charcuterie & become someone who the author describes as a “torchbearer of the traditions”.

 

This book took out the 2018 Gourmand World Cookbook Awards Special Award of the Jury (Category A06). The Gourmand Awards celebrate the most accomplished & influential culinary writers from countries across the globe. 

The Gourmand Awards are open to all, big or small, print or digital, for sale or for free, with or without ISBN, trade or self published, private or public, in any language. There is no comparable international cultural event in the world. 

 

  

 

2 Litre Glass Liquor Kit

Good for infusing fruits in various liquids, to give your product a fruit driven flavour.

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Kit includes:

    • 2L glass infuser
    • plastic spoon
    • funnel
    • filter
    • hydrometer
    • hydrometer test cylinder

 

Imperia Pasta Machine & Motor

Imperia Pasta Machine And MotorThe Imperia Pasta Machine itself comes with a wooden handled steel crank, precision-engineered pasta rollers & an Imperia pasta recipe booklet to get you started. With the Imperia Pasta Facile motor fitted, you are able to operate your machine like a professional, leaving both hands free to manage your pasta.  With a wide range of pasta attachments available you will be impressing family & friends with a large variety of pasta types in no time. Made In Italy

 

Food & Beverage Workshops 2019

The dates for the following workshops have been updated:

 

Advanced Homemade Winemaking Course

Every year Home Make It runs its Advanced Homemade Winemaking Courses for the wine enthusiast. Our students range from people who are looking to make their own wine at home, to the amateur winemaker who is looking to improve their knowledge & understanding of how to make a better drop. The courses are educative workshops that cover the entire wine making process.

Key dates:

Wine Tour @ Bangholme Winery - 70 Riverend Rd, Bangholme VIC 3175

1st Class - Saturday 9 Feb (10am - 12pm)

Clayton Store

2nd Class - Saturday 17 March (10am - 1pm)

3rd Class - Saturday 31 March (10am -1pm)

4th Class - Saturday 29 June - (10am -1pm)

5th Class - Saturday 7 September - (10am -1pm)

6th Final Class & BBQ - Saturday 2 November - (10am -2pm)

Bookings accepted until Sunday 3rd February 2019. 

To make a booking click here or call (03) 9574 8222.

 

Intro to Cider Making Workshop

Want to make your own apple cider? Come and join us for our Introduction to Cider Making Workshop! You will crush, press & bottle the juice, & we will share our knowledge with you.

Clayton store:

Saturday 23rd February 2019: 10am - 12.30pm

Bookings accepted until Sunday 17th February 2019. 

To make a booking click here or call (03) 9574 8222.

 

Olive Preserving Workshop

Learn how to preserve olives at home with this hands on workshop. Make something bitter into a delicious antipasti to share with family and friends. You will take home a jar of olives that you prepared in the workshop and fresh olives with course notes to apply what you have learned at home.

Clayton store:  

Saturday 27th April 2019, 10am - 12pm

Bookings accepted until Sunday 21st April 2019.

To make a booking click here or call (03) 9574 8222.

 

Salami and Cured Meat Workshop

Learn the ancient art of meat processing and curing with this informative & interactive course, led by our expert staff. If you're interested in making your own salami, capocollo & pancetta, then this is the course for you! A batch of small goods is made on the evening. Customers on the night receive a FREE Salami Recipe Kit! Put to practice what you learnt on the night (valued at $35.00)!

Clayton store: 

Thursday 11th April 2019, 6 - 9pm

Saturday 4th May 2019, 10am - 1pm

Book online, call 03 9574 8222 or visit us at 4/158 Wellington Road, Clayton VIC 3168.

Reservoir store: 

Wednesday 17th April 2019, 6pm - 9pm

Wednesday 8th May 2019, 6pm - 9pm

Book online, call 03 9460 2777 or visit us at 265 Spring Street, Reservoir VIC 3073

 

Specials

Click on our sale banner below for this week's Specials:

 

Vouchers

Gift Vouchers and Course Vouchers make an ideal present for any maker in your life, & are a great last minute Christmas gift! Available In-store or ONLINE.

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