Around The Kettle 
with Sea Island Forge

June 8, 2019
Begins at 2:30 PM

Our open fire cast iron cooking series have been leading up to a hands-on cast iron event that you do not want to miss. You’ve watched Executive Chef Andrea Griffith and her culinary team cook on open fire cast iron kettles by Sea Island Forge, but now is your chance to do it yourself. Cook alongside Chef Andrea on your own kettle set and learn all the amazing tips and techniques of cooking over an open fire with heirloom quality cooking kettles. In addition to Sea Island Forge owners Steve and Sandy Schoettle who will be available during the event to talk about their kettle products and assist with the experience, will be Summer Classics with  a comfortable line of their most attractive outdoor patio furniture to enhance your time with us. This one-of-a-kind event will span from late afternoon into early evening and will include, an explanation of parts and kettle prepping process, starting the fire, preparing ingredients, cooking on the open fire experience, enjoying dinner and winding down the experience. 

Choose Your Package

The Kettle Cooking
Experience Package:

$395 per couple (plus tax & fees)
$321 per individual (plus tax & fees)

Kettle Experience Package Includes:

-The ‘Around The Kettle’ Cooking Experience (Evening dinner)
-Open Fire dinner, breakfast the following day at Arrington
-Overnight accommodations at The Inn at Pursell Farms

Keep Your Kettle Set

$2,865 (plus tax)
The Kettle Set includes:

  1. One (1) Sea Island Forge 30-gallon Cast Iron Kettle, stand and boot rail
  2. 30-gallon adjustable Grill Top
  3. Stainless steel spark screen
  4. Regular 30-gallon kick plate
  5. One (1) hand forged twisted poker

Afternoon Itinerary:

2:30 – Fire up the Kettles. Chef Andrea will start teaching you the proper technique to get your fire burning.

3:00 – Prep Work. While your kettle is heating up to the proper temperature, Chef Andrea will start walking you through the menu for the afternoon and you will start prepping the house rub, homemade sauce and preparing your protein and side dishes.

4:00 – Start Cooking. Now, Andrea will guide you through step-by-step instructions for cooking your Open Fire dinner. Follow along and don’t be afraid to ask questions! Snacks and beverages will available while you prep and cook.

6:00 – Enjoy your dinner! Savor the delicious dinner you have just cooked on your Sea Island Forge Kettle.


Reserve Your Experience

(256) 208-4402
Space is limited for this event. Call now!

About Sea Island Forge

With respective backgrounds in construction, custom furniture, photography and art, Steve and Sandy Schoettle envisioned a business that combined their artistic talents, business savvy and creativity with their passion for entertaining and travel.  Today, the Schoettles and their talented team of artisans are building just that – a line of masterfully crafted legacy pieces that focus on bringing together family and friends. Outdoor gatherings around a roaring fire and simple, meaningful traditions are the cornerstone of the Sea Island Forge lifestyle and one they hope to share with you.

Since the Schoettle’s signature product, the Sea Island Forge Fire Kettle, made its successful debut at the Sea Island Farmer’s Market in 2014, the growing team of talented metalsmiths hasn’t looked back – debuting new heirloom quality designs regularly. 

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