Pickling and Preserving Demos Will Broadcast From Union Square

By Sarah Matheson
Sarah Matheson
Sarah Matheson
Sarah Matheson covers the business of luxury for Epoch Times. Sarah has worked for media organizations in New Zealand, Australia, and the United States. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology, and graduated with merit from the Aoraki Polytechnic School of Journalism in 2005. Sarah is almost fluent in Mandarin Chinese. Originally from New Zealand, she now lives next to the Highline in Manhattan's most up-and-coming neighborhood, West Chelsea.
August 16, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

NEW YORK—Food Network’s Chopped host, two-time Emmy and James Beard award-winning chef, and cookbook author, Ted Allen, will be in Union Square at noon Saturday, Aug. 17, for a canning and cooking demo, as part of the third annual National Can-It-Forward Day.

The event, run by Ball jars, will start at 10 a.m. and run through 2 p.m. It will also be broadcast live on Ball’s website for people who want to learn about preserving but can’t be there in person.

Schedule
10 a.m.-10:45 a.m. Jam making and water bath canning demo by Jessica Piper, Ball brand educator
10:45 a.m.- 11 a.m. Craft Corner with Jordan DeFrank, FamilyFun magazine
11 a.m.- 11:45 a.m. Pickles Demo and Pickle Waterbath Canning Demo by Rick’s Picks
11:45 a.m.-12 p.m. Craft Corner with Jordan DeFrank, FamilyFun magazine
12 p.m.-1 p.m. Special Guest Host Ted Allen canning and cooking demo
1 p.m.-1:15 p.m. Cocktails in Ball Jars hosted by Mason Jar NYC
1:15 p.m.-2 p.m. Jam making and water bath canning demo by Jessica Piper, Ball brand educator

Sarah Matheson
Sarah Matheson
Sarah Matheson covers the business of luxury for Epoch Times. Sarah has worked for media organizations in New Zealand, Australia, and the United States. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology, and graduated with merit from the Aoraki Polytechnic School of Journalism in 2005. Sarah is almost fluent in Mandarin Chinese. Originally from New Zealand, she now lives next to the Highline in Manhattan's most up-and-coming neighborhood, West Chelsea.