Tours, Tastings, Classes & More

Upcoming Cheese Events

October

Oct1

California Artisan Cheese Month

Draeger's Market is proud to announce the first annual October is California Artisan Cheese Month. In support of the American Cheese Society and October is American Cheese Month, we will be recognizing California Artisan Cheese. Come to any of our four locations every day of October and enjoy samples and education. Proudly supporting ACS and ACE.

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11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Draeger’s
222 East 4th Avenue
San Mateo, 94401

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Oct20

Central Coast Cheese and Wine Celebration

Experience the Terroir of Monterey County at its best! Join the producers from Garden Variety Cheese, Schoch Family Farmstead, Odonata Winery and Cima Collina Winery at Happy Girl Kitchen in Pacific Grove to celebrate local agriculture and the work of the Resource Conservation District of Monterey County. All proceeds will be donated to the RCD for their work in protecting and conserving local farmland, wildlife, and waterways. We will be offering up tastes of award-winning sheep, goat and cow's milk cheeses from Central Coast farmstead cheesemakers Garden Variety Cheese, Schoch Family Farmstead, Stepladder Creamery and Central Coast Creamery and pairings of locally produced wines from Odonata and Cima Collina Wineries. There will be sampling of Happy Girl Kitchen's line of famous preserves along with honey from Las Lomas Lavender and Honey, jam from Friend in Cheeses and chocolate ganache cream cheese brownies from Barbara McHale. There will be small bites as well to make sure everyone leaves stuffed!

Tickets & Information
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Happy Girl Kitchen
173 Central Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

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Oct27

Wm. Cofield Cheesemaker’s Grand Opening

Grand Opening of California's newest cheesemaker.  At the Barlow. Party!

6:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Wm. Cofield Cheesemakers
6780 McKinley Street #110
Sebastopol, 95472

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November

Nov4

THREE CHEESES IN THREE HOURS WITH WINE

Learn to make three types of cheese (mozzarella, burrata, and chevre) this fast-paced hands-on workshop. The perfect date or ladies' day – sample cheeses all along the way while sipping expertly paired wines. 21+ only. For more information: farmcurious.com/classes or call (510) 877 - 9955. Yelp Reviews: http://ow.ly/tG8Z30bkLuw

Tickets & Information
11:00 am – 2:00 pm

FARMcurious
4053 Harlan Street, Ste 201
Emeryville, 94608

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Nov5

Holiday Edible Gifts Workshop: 4 Preservation Skills in One Class

One part ultimate foodie adventure, one part make-your-own party platter, this hands-on workshop serves up a deliciously curated collection of some of our tastiest homesteading skills: cheesemaking, meat curing, fermenting, and jamming! Not only will you get to dabble in these crafts, but we'll show you how to dress them up as delectable gifts!

Tickets & Information
11:00 am – 2:00 pm

FARMcurious
4053 Harlan Street, Ste 201
Emeryville, 94608

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Nov12

HANDS-ON BRIE-MAKING & TASTING TOUR WITH SOMMELIER-LED WINE PAIRING

Make brie for Christmas! Indulge in some of the most decadent cheese and wine the country has to offer while you learn about how to taste and craft your own bloomy-rinded cheese (like brie) & learn to pair it with a sommelier-curated collection of West Coast wines. 21+ only. For more information: farmcurious.com/classes or call (510) 877 - 9955.

Tickets & Information
11:00 am – 2:00 pm

FARMcurious
4053 Harlan Street, Ste 201
Emeryville, 94608

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Nov12

THREE CHEESES IN THREE HOURS WITH WINE

Learn to make three types of cheese (mozzarella, burrata, and chèvre) in three hours in this hands-on workshop. The perfect date or night out – sample cheeses all along the way while sipping expertly paired wines. 21+ only. For more information: farmcurious.com/classes or call (510) 877 - 9955. Yelp Reviews: http://ow.ly/tG8Z30bkLuw

Tickets & Information
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

FARMcurious
4053 Harlan Street, Ste 201
Emeryville, 94608

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Nov19

Three Cheeses in Three Hours with Wine

Learn to make three types of cheese (mozzarella, burrata, and chevre) in three hours in this hands-on workshop. The perfect date or night out – sample cheeses all along the way while sipping expertly paired wines. 21+ only. For more information: farmcurious.com/classes or call (510) 877 - 9955. Yelp Reviews: http://ow.ly/tG8Z30bkLuw

Tickets & Information
11:00 am – 2:00 pm

FARMcurious
4053 Harlan Street, Ste 201
Emeryville, 94608

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December

Dec2

Three Cheeses in Three Hours with Wine

Learn to make three types of cheese (mozzarella, burrata, and chevre) in three hours in this hands-on workshop. The perfect date or night out – sample cheeses all along the way while sipping expertly paired wines. 21+ only. For more information: farmcurious.com/classes or call (510) 877 - 9955. Yelp Reviews: http://ow.ly/tG8Z30bkLuw

Tickets & Information
11:00 am – 2:00 pm

FARMcurious
4053 Harlan Street, Ste 201
Emeryville, 94608

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Dec3

Holiday Edible Gifts Workshop: 4 Preservation Skills in One Class

One part ultimate foodie adventure, one part make-your-own party platter, this hands-on workshop serves up a deliciously curated collection of some of our tastiest homesteading skills: cheesemaking, meat curing, fermenting, and jamming! Not only will you get to dabble in these crafts, but we'll show you how to dress them up as delectable gifts!

Tickets & Information
11:00 am – 2:00 pm

FARMcurious
4053 Harlan Street, Ste 201
Emeryville, 94608

Map