Tours, Tastings, Classes & More

Upcoming Cheese Events

May

May3

Three Cheeses In Three Hours with Wine

Learn to make three distinct and delicious types of cheese: mozzarella, chèvre & burrata. During the class, you'll enjoy an extraordinary sampling of local and sustainable wine in this fast-paced, hands-on workshop. This class walks you through the history of cheesemaking, facts about milk, and chemistry behind turning milk into tasty cheese curd

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11:00 am – 2:00 pm

FARMcurious
825 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94710

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May3

Farm Tour with Goats & Cheese

Come and find out about the history of how this goat/sheep dairy and creamery came to be. Tours include a tour and explanation of milking parlor, visit with the animals in the barn and/or pastures, hike up to the pastures to learn about our organic pasture management system, peek into the creamery with an explanation of how we make our cheese and of course cheese tasting! Day & Time: Guided tours on the first Sunday of each month from 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm. How to Book: Please email tours@tolumafarms.com in advance for reservations. Cost: $10 for children, $20 for adults Private tours are available for groups of 10 or more.

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1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Toluma Farms
5488 Middle Rd.
Tomales, CA 94971

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May3

For the Love of Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese

Join this delectable event to learn all about sustainable cheese-making — and to taste a variety of Point Reyes Farmstead's award-winning cheeses! The Giacomini sisters will be on site to teach about their farm, their business and their cheeses. The plan is to taste through 20 years of Point Reyes Farmstead’s award-winning cheese making, paired with some local libations. Ranch hosts Michael and Vivien Straus will take guests into the pasture for a walk after the tasting where you will meet the cows. Reservations Required!

Tickets: $75 per person at www.malt.org/events;

Registration opens March 5th and they do sell out!

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3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Straus Home Ranch
22888 Shoreline Highway 1
Marshall, CA 94940

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May9

Cheese and Farm Tour

Interested in learning more about ranch life? You'll love our traditional farm tour! Guests will be treated to a full ranch tour that includes everything from the cheese plant, milking parlor and the loafing barns where the girls (goats and cows) hang out and of course cheese tastings.

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11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Achadinha Cheese Company
750 Chileno Valley Road
Petaluma, 94952

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May10

Hands on Cheesemaking Class of Creole Cream Cheese New Orleans Style

In this class we will share a recipe for Creole Cream Cheese and the history of Creole Cream Cheese. Each guest will receive a cheese ladle, cheese cloth and recipe card. Class includes a complimentary wine tasting.

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1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Epicurean Connection
19670 8th Street East
Sonoma, CA 95476

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May16

Cheese and Farm Tour

Interested in learning more about ranch life? You'll love our traditional farm tour! Guests will be treated to a full ranch tour that includes everything from the cheese plant, milking parlor and the loafing barns where the girls (goats and cows) hang out and of course cheese tastings.

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11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Achadinha Cheese Company
750 Chileno Valley Road
Petaluma, 94952

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May23

Cheese and Farm Tour

Interested in learning more about ranch life? You'll love our traditional farm tour! Guests will be treated to a full ranch tour that includes everything from the cheese plant, milking parlor and the loafing barns where the girls (goats and cows) hang out and of course cheese tastings.

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11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Achadinha Cheese Company
750 Chileno Valley Road
Petaluma, 94952

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May30

Cheese Making Class and Farm Tour

Upon arrival you will roll up your sleeves, put on a hairnet and get your hands wet in a Vat full of curds and whey! You will learn how to use the equipment and see the cheese aging room before being treated to a full ranch tour that includes everything from the Milking parlor to the Loafing barn. There will be a cheese tasting before lunch.

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11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Achadinha Cheese Company
750 Chileno Valley Road
Petaluma, 94952

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June

Jun14

Hands on Cheesemaking Creme de Ricotta three ways, Wheels, Slices and Lasagna layers

Hands on Cheesemaking Creme de Ricotta three ways, Wheels, Slices and Lasagna layers. In class, we will make Creme de Ricotta and present three ways, in a wheel, sliced and lasagna layer. Each guest will recieve a cheese cloth, cheese ladle, recipe card and cheese trail map. Complimentary wine tasting included.

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1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Epicurean Connection
19670 8th Street East
Sonoma, CA 95476

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Jun18

Global Conference on Animal Husbandry, Veterinary and Dairy Sciences

You won’t ever turn in this Global Conference because you can find, Monitor, control zoonotic diseases throughout the world. Digital veterinary technology innovators will join our conference for networking. Our Committee can develop to assist undergraduates in meeting these requirements.

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9:00 am – 6:00 pm