Cosy Koji Book Giveaway

I’m running a Cosy Koji book giveaway on Instagram, Twitter, and on the Crock of Time Discord until August 5. Cosy Koji is a limited-run book by Marika Groen that will teach you everything you need to know about making koji, the ancient Japanese practice of growing Aspergillus oryzae on grains of rice. The photos and writing are very personal, inviting you to be a…

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Getting Started: Essential Equipment

So you want to make some pickles, do you? Or maybe miso, or beer? There are certain items that I have found essential which serve inter-disciplinary purposes. The first and most important thing that you must procure is… Time! I know that’s a snarky way of starting a guide about equipment, but it’s the single underlying principle that makes the whole thing work. In the…

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