UF/IFAS Pasco Extension One Stop Shop Incubator Kitchen

In response to COVID-19 and in an effort to respect Social Distancing, please visit the following link for a virtual tour of the Incubator Kitchen: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pN3sI5swhio

Please note** We are accepting Incubator Kitchen reservations starting June 1, 2020.

Facebook Live Webinar - Touchless Transitions (Recorded on Thursday, June 4, 2020)

  • Pasco EDC SMARTstart Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/SMARTstartPasco  Listen as we discussed ways to transition your food business and provide customers more peace of mind in this time of increased safety concern. With Dan Mitchell from the Pasco EDC’s SMARTstart Program, Elizabeth Urquiola from UF/IFAS Pasco Extension One Stop Shop, Shari Bresin with UF/IFAS Pasco Extension Family and Consumer Sciences, and Dr. Lauri Baker with the UF/IFAS Center for Public Issues Education

Facebook Live Webinar - Adapting your home-based Food Business during these times - Webinar (Recorded on Wednesday, May 13, 2020)

  • UF/IFAS Pasco Extension One Stop Shop YouTube Page: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TBS4QxUIC6M&t=439s Adapting Your Home-based Food Business During These Times: A conversation with Shari Bresin, Family and Consumer Sciences Agent and Elizabeth Urquiola, Program Coordinator, UF/IFAS Pasco Extension - Incubator Kitchen Dade City, Cottage Foods, and Food Safety.

In partnership with Pasco Economic Development Council (Pasco EDC), SmartStart Pasco EDC Program, and Welbilt, Inc.

Please visit the link below to request information on the Incubator Kitchen:


Large Classroom and Incubator Kitchen Information

Culinary Arts Education in Large Classroom:
  • Demonstrations
  • Lectures
  • Culinary Workshops
Kitchen Equipment:
  • Reach-in Freezer
  • Reach-in Refrigerator
  • 3-Compartment Sink
  • Ice Machine
  • Stainless Steel Work Tables
  • Galvanized Stools
  • Dry Rack for Paper Goods
  • Pantry and Closet for Storage

Reservation Information

The Kitchen and Large Classroom are available for Reservation starting June 1, 2020
  • Please contact 352-521-1254 for information on reserving the Kitchen and Large Classroom for Culinary Use
  • Reservation form available by emailing eurquiola@pascocountyfl.net
  • Please click the following link to watch the Incubator Kitchen preview video on YouTube:  https://youtu.be/zcjnsNWfK3Y

Past Kitchen Events - More to come - Please stay tuned...

UF/IFAS Pasco Extension Canning Strawberry Jam
  • Date and Time Tuesday, February 25, 2020 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM EST                                                                                             Location One Stop Shop / Stallings Building 15029 14th Street Dade City, FL 33523
  • Learn how to make strawberry jam About this Event This class will teach the basics of making strawberry jam. This is a hands-on class, so please wear closed-toe shoes and a hair tie for those with long hair. Feel free to bring an apron to protect your clothing.
  • Space is limited. Please register through EventBrite. Food and canning supplies will be provided. Please email Shari with any questions: sbresin@ufl.edu
  • EventBrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/canning-strawberry-jam-tickets-89253649067
Website updated periodically - please stay tuned... 

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Come visit our Commissary Licensed Incubator Kitchen!

Incubator Kitchen Entryway
One Stop Shop Incubator Kitchen Fridge Freezer Working Tables
Refrigerator and Freezer
Fridge Interior - Light On
Incubator Kitchen Photo
Six Range Stove - Incubator Kitchen
Incubator Kitchen - Ice Machine
Kitchen three compartment sink - wash rinse sanitize
3 Compartment Sink and Overhead Pot Holder
Incubator Kitchen Appliances
Incubator Kitchen Appliances Microwave
Culinary Classroom - East Pasco Incubator Kitchen
East Pasco Incubator Kitchen Culinary Classroom