Cheese & Charcuterie Class

Cheese and charcuterie… individually they are fantastic, but together they are even better!

This exciting and informative class will teach you the principles of pairing the finest cured specialties with an incredible array of artisan cheeses to create a perfect match that’s all your own. There’s a delicious and tasty education coming your way!

Upon arrival, we’ll welcome you in with a glass of bubbly and you’ll enjoy perfectly paired wines during class.

Perfect Pairings – Cheese & Wine 101 Class

Pairing cheese and wine to bring out the best takes a little bit of science and a lot of experience. When you get it right, you know: the combination elevates what is already delicious into an experience that is truly transcendent.

In this class, you’ll learn some general guidelines that will help you get it right more often than not, and tasting tips that will help you identify your own personal favorites.

Upon arrival, we’ll welcome you in with a glass of bubbly and you’ll enjoy perfectly paired wines during class.

European Vacation Cheese Class

Come travel to Europe with The Cheese School of San Francisco! We’ll taste our way through the region’s diverse cheesemaking countries and learn about the rich history of the continent all from the comfort of our own home right here in Ghirardelli Square.

Each specially curated European cheese you try will transport you to a different, delicious destination!

Upon arrival, we’ll welcome you in with a glass of bubbly and you’ll enjoy perfectly paired wines during class.

California Dreamin’ Cheese Class

Learn about the rich history of California dairy farming and cheesemaking as you journey with us through the Golden State.

You’ll taste some of the most incredible cheeses this region has to offer, from lesser known gems to true icons. We all know happy cows come from California… our goats, sheep and water buffalo are pretty happy too!

Upon arrival, we’ll welcome you in with a glass of bubbly and you’ll enjoy perfectly paired wines during class.

Cheese & Wine Happy Hour

Join The Cheese School of San Francisco for an hour of exquisite cheese and wines in our beautiful sunroom with sweeping views of the San Francisco Bay and Ghirardelli Square.

Hosted by one of our in-house experts, your ticket includes two wines poured to pair with our featured cheeses — presented on an abundant grazing board alongside tasty accompaniments to excite your palate!