Classes and events at Forge

Are you interested in learning more about baking bread at home? Do you want to discover what makes a great shot of espresso? Check out our class offerings below!

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More classes added weekly! Stay up to date with new classes at Forge Baking Company by checking here or following on Instagram or Facebook.

Home Bread Baking

In‌ ‌this‌ ‌small-group,‌ ‌hands-on‌ ‌class‌ ‌held‌ ‌in‌ ‌Forge’s ‌bakery,‌ ‌you’ll‌ ‌master‌ ‌techniques‌ ‌for‌ ‌home‌ ‌baking‌ ‌bread.‌ ‌From‌ ‌easy‌ ‌artisan‌ ‌loaves‌ ‌to‌ ‌tangy‌ ‌sourdough,‌ ‌we‌ ‌will‌ ‌bake‌ ‌three‌ ‌unique‌ ‌breads‌ ‌during‌ ‌our‌ ‌four‌ ‌hour‌ ‌session.‌ ‌You’ll‌ ‌learn‌ ‌to‌ ‌use,‌ ‌and‌ subsequently‌ ‌take‌ ‌home,‌ ‌the‌ ‌tools‌ ‌required‌ ‌to‌ ‌successfully‌ ‌bake‌ ‌bread‌ ‌on‌ ‌your‌ ‌own.‌ ‌
During‌ ‌our‌ ‌intermission,‌ ‌you‌ ‌may‌ ‌pop‌ ‌in‌ ‌to‌ ‌the‌ ‌cafe‌ ‌for‌ ‌a‌ ‌meal‌ ‌on‌ ‌us,‌ ‌or‌ ‌stay‌ ‌for‌ ‌an‌ ‌optional‌ ‌intensive‌ ‌on‌ ‌sourdough‌ ‌baking.‌ ‌ ‌
What this class includes:

  • Three fresh-baked bread loaves
  • Kitchen thermometer
  • Kitchen scale
  • Sourdough starter
  • Dough scraper
  • Forge sandwich or salad>

More details on Eventbrite.com!

All classes start at 2pm

May 10, 2020
May 24, 2020
June 14, 2020

Espresso Class

Come join Harrison Seiler at Forge Baking Company to sharpen your espresso making skills on our own La Marzocco espresso machine!

This class will teach you all the steps involved in preparing a delicious espresso based beverage. We’ll learn how to pull a shot of espresso, steam different types of milk and practice latte art. There will be guided tastings to help you become more acquainted with what espresso should taste like as well as tips to help you troubleshoot your brewing at home.

Whether you are an avid home barista or just a curious coffee drinker looking to learn something new, this class will have something to offer! No experience is necessary.

Tickets on Eventbrite

Feb 8 at 9am

March 7 at 9am

Home Pastry Making Class

Come join head baker Meghan Lethem at Forge Baking Company to bring lamination baking to your home!

This hand-lamination course will guide students through the lamination process from making the dough and shaping the butter to baking off their own pastries. We’ll focus on making puff pastry as a base which we will use to create palmiers, Danish-style tarts, and more!

What this class includes:

  • Half dozen pastries
  • Forge Bowl Scraper
  • Forge Sandwich or Salad

Tickets on Eventbrite:
Class dates:

Feb 2 at 2pm

March 8 at 2pm

April 5 at 2pm

Forge Bakery Pop-up at EHChocolatier: Bagels & Sticky Buns!

Come for one, or come for a dozen! Forge Bakery (Somerville) will be bringing freshly made bagels, spreads, and a limited number (come early) of sticky buns to EH Chocolatier in Cambridge, Massachusetts on February 22, 10am-1pm. What’s a better way to start the weekend?

More info here: EHChocolatier