Welcome to our New Website!

Welcome to our New Website!
We wanted to welcome  you to our new website, and show some of our favorite products, new and old. We now offer FREE shipping on all orders over $25.
The great thing about cheese, is that anyone can enjoy it! From stewards, to professional chefs, to a family in their kitchen. That is something we feel very strongly about. Our products are easy to use, and useful for cheese lovers of all kinds!
Gone are the days of wrapping cheese in plastic wrap, or whatever you happen to have laying around. Our Cheese storage sheets are made specifically to keep freshness, and flavor. They also make for easy clean up when you have leftovers.
Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle with our new Green Storage Set. All are totally washable for easy reuse, and when you’re done easily recycled. You won’t have to fill your garbage with all those used storage bags or plastic wrap. Go green!
Sometimes cheese can get lost in the back of your refrigerator. It happens to us sometimes too. Hopefully, if you can easily identify the tasty treat wrapped in our cheese storage products you won’t forget about them. Write everything you need to know about what is wrapped inside. No needless unwrapping to figure out what you’ve got. Try our Large and Small adhesive labels today.
The thickness, and cut of cheese can affect your tasting experience (no, really!). Have you ever tried to cut a soft cheese with a knife? Did you end up making a complete mess? If you know what we are talking about then our Cheese Wire Cutters are perfect for you. We even have backup wires, to keep cheese cutting easy.
There’s even more on the blog, and other great tips and resources to elevate your cheese experience.
So, don’t forget to browse the whole site, and find your new favorites and take advantage of FREE SHIPPING on orders over $25!

 



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Upcoming Events

A list of all the upcoming cheese events and festivals you need to know about. 

August

American Cheese Society Festival of Cheese
Saturday, August 3rd
Richmond, VA
Sample winning cheeses from among the 2,000+ artisan, farmstead, and specialty cheeses entered into ACS’s prestigious Annual Judging & Competition.

Vermont Cheesemakers Festival
Sunday, August 11th
Shelburne, VT
Taste the state's fine cheeses, local, foods, and beverages, and meet the artisans who make them. Spend a high summer day along the shores of Lake Champlain at the historic Shelburne Farms Coach Barn sampling, buying, learning, and networking. 

The Science of Artisan Cheese
Wednesday, August 14 - Thursday, August 15th
Somerset, UK
This two-day gathering of cheesemakers, scientists, and industry folks dives into the technical side of artisan cheese.

Arthur Cheese Festival
Saturday, August 31st - Monday, September 2nd
Arthur, Illinois
3 full days of street festival including crafts, food, flea market, sidewalk sales, parade, kids rides and games, and lots of cheese. An auto show, live entertainment, 10k, Amish strongman competition, antique tractor show… something for every one. Free cheese each day.

Cheese-A-Palooza
Saturday, August 31st - Sunday, September 1st
Kenosha, WI
Happenings Magazine and the City of Kenosha are once again teaming up to create an event celebrating Wisconsin's tastiest product - cheese! Featuring multiple stages of live entertainment, food eating contests, food vendors, family friendly activities, and more.

September

SF Cheese Fest
Saturday, September 14th - Sunday, 15th
Sand Francisco, California
California’s premier urban cheese cheese festival features more than 20 of the state’s artisan cheesemakers showcasing their cheeses. Sip on local beverages, enjoy the live music, and meet some of the best cheesemakers in the area.

Washington Artisan Cheesemakers Festival
Saturday, September 14th
Seattle, Washington
This annual festival showcases a wide array of artisan and farmstead cheeses made in Washington. Meet the cheesemakers and try out their products! Tickets include all cheese samples and three drink tickets.

Lakeridge Winery’s Wine & Cheese Festival
Saturday, September 14th - Sunday, 15th
Clermont, Florida
Come for a complimentary wine tasting with samples of cheese to pair while enjoying live music, Lakeridge wine by the glass, beer, soft drinks and a variety of food available for purchase.

Slow Food Cheese Festival
Wednesday, September 18th - Wednesday, September 25th
Bra, Italy
Eat, drink and learn about cheese, wine, charcuterie, bread and pasta at the world’s biggest international foodie event. Held in the Piemonte countryside, farmers, cheese makers, cheesemongers and affineurs take over the streets of Bra to celebrate the best cheeses in the world.

October

American Cheese Month
All month
Nationwide
Cheese lovers nationwide honor domestic wedges and wheels with classes, specials, tastings, and more. Ask your local cheese shop how they’re celebrating American cheese, or host a tasting yourself.

The Wedge
Saturday, October 5th
Portland, Oregon
A Farmers Market-style event celebrating cheese and the foods/beverages that pair with it. Sample and shop local, artisan cheese, specialty foods, beer, wine, and cider, or learn a little at a class or seminar.

Riverbank Cheese & Wine Expo
Sunday, October 13
Riverbank, CA
An annual tasting event that features locally produced artisanal cheeses, wines, and craft beers. Everything is individually chosen to highlight the best of the region.  

Cheesefest Australia
Saturday October 26th to Sunday October 27th
Adelaide, South Australia 
Australia’s biggest Cheese Festival and only Fermentation Festival has been combined into one event. Celebrate cheese and wine with all things fermented. Enjoy free cooking demos, guided tastings, and lots of snacks, too.


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