Just for Kids

Date May 15, 2020, Friday
Time 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Price: $15
Phone 734.663.3400

Don't let their love for chicken nuggets fool you. Most kids have quite a sophisticated palate! Feed the fire of your young foodie in an all-new JUST FOR KIDS tasting: Exploring the World of Tea. We'll set sail on a deliciously drinkable adventure, sipping teas from different cultures and origins, learning a little about the history, cultivation, and craft behind each one.

Date February 21, 2020, Friday
Time 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Price: $10
Location Zingerman's Deli Upstairs Next Door, 418 Detroit St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone 734.663.3400

It’s never too soon to start honing your expert palate, so we’re super excited to announce that we’re bringing our popular JUST FOR KIDS tasting events to an even younger audience! We’ll be reading The Old Woman Who Lived in a Vinegar Bottle: A British Fairy Tale and then tasting a few of our favorite foods! The best part for us is that we’ll be teaching your kids to taste the food like an expert – using the 5 steps to tasting great food.

Date January 13, 2020, Monday
Time 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Price: $15
Location Zingerman's Deli Upstairs Next Door, 418 Detroit St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone 734.663.3400

Did you know that each winter, our Deli Kitchen hand makes 6 different kinds of pot pies?! In this JUST FOR KIDS tasting your child will Explore the World of Pot Pies by tasting our entire selection. Hopefully they will find out which one is their favorite! Deli Chef Rodger Bowser will join our tasting expert Jenny Hall to teach your child how to taste like an expert and to tell you all about what makes our pot pies so special and delicious.

Date February 14, 2020, Friday
Time 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Price: $10
Location Zingerman's Deli Upstairs Next Door, 418 Detroit St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone 734.663.3400

It's never too soon to start honing your expert palate, so we're super excited to announce that we're bringing our popular JUST FOR KIDS tasting events to an even younger audience! We'll be reading Silly Tilly's Valentine by Lillian Hoban and then tasting a few of our favorite Valentine treats! The best part for us is that we'll be teaching your kids to taste the food like an expert - using the 5 steps to tasting great food.

Date January 17, 2020, Friday
Time 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Price: $10
Location Zingerman's Deli Upstairs Next Door, 418 Detroit St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone 734.663.3400

It's never too soon to start honing your expert palate, so we're super excited to announce that we're bringing our popular JUST FOR KIDS tasting events to an even younger audience! We'll be reading Chicken Soup with Rice by Maurice Sendak and then tasting chicken soup and rice! The best part for us is that we'll be teaching your kids to taste the food like an expert - using the 5 steps to tasting great food.

Date December 19, 2019, Thursday
Time 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Price: $10
Location Zingerman's Deli Upstairs Next Door, 418 Detroit St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone 734.663.3400

We are super excited for this special FAMILY FOOD TASTING event with local author Lauren Ranalli who will be reading her book The Great Latke Cook Off. Joining Lauren this evening will be our kids tasting expert Jenny Hall and our very own Deli Chef Rodger Bowser, who will be teaching your kids to taste like an expert by exploring what are latkes and why the ones made here in our Deli kitchen are so special. We’ll also be answering this most important question - do you prefer your latkes with applesauce, sour cream, or both?!

Date October 24, 2019, Thursday
Time 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Price: $8
Location Zingerman's Deli, 422 Detroit St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone 734.663.3400

The Hootenanny is a fun evening of Halloween treats and activities! There will be Pumpkin Drawing, Kooky Cookie Decorating, Face Painting and more. Whether you’re meeting to share costumes and a play date or just stopping by on your way home from school, visit the Deli and have some Halloween fun! You’ll enjoy music and snacks like apple slices and popcorn as you participate at your own pace. Costumes are not required, but they are encouraged!

Parents attend for free

Date October 8, 2019, Tuesday
Time 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Price: $15
Location Zingerman's Deli Upstairs Next Door, 418 Detroit St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone 734.663.3400

Caramel might tend to play second fiddle to chocolate, but here at Zingerman’s, it’s a special confection. And we’re choosy when it comes to this chewy treat! In this Just for Kids tasting, we'll Explore the World of Caramel and learn how to taste like an expert, introduce some of our favorite types of caramel, and talk about how these different sauces and sweets are made. Plus we'll eat some caramel, of course!

Date October 22, 2019, Tuesday
Time 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Price: $15
Location Zingerman's Deli Upstairs Next Door, 418 Detroit St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone 734.663.3400

🍬 OMG! it's October and we're thinking about Halloween and that makes us think about candy! So we’re holding another class all about candy … Just for Kids!! Our sweet treat experts from Zingerman’s Next Door Café will tell you why the candy we sell at Zingerman’s Deli is so special. You’ll learn all about our favorites, hear some stories about our favorite candy makers, and learn about some of our more interesting selections. Best part of the class - we’re gonna eat some candy!

Date July 10, 2019, Wednesday
Time 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location Ann Arbor District Library Downtown Branch, 343 South Fifth Avenue
Phone 734.663.3400

Guess what?! All you AADL Summer Game players…Zingerman’s Deli is partnering with the Ann Arbor District Library again this year and we will have activities and codes for you to earn for this summer’s game!! Woot Woot! We’re beyond excited! We hope you are too!! Check out play.aadl.org for all the official deets, but as a teaser–we can tell you that there will be a tasting adventure, a website search and a family friendly event at the downtown library on July 10th from 2-4pm–with food!