Hop on the bus with us for cheese, bites, beer, cider and more! It’s a six-day artisan cheese, food, and brew road trip through the beautiful Green Mountain state. We are proud to present this much-anticipated tour in collaboration with Fairfield & Greenwich Cheese Company, and Curds & Co.! A true road trip, this Cheese Journey is designed to give you VIP access to northwestern Vermont’s food scene, spending time hanging with and learning from some of the best, award–winning producers of artisan foods in the USA.  All of the producers we visit reflect the Slow Food principles of “good, clean and fair.”

Meet farm-to-table chefs while enjoying expert-led tastings, pairings and local cuisine. You’ll be a guest at the nation’s best cheese event, the Vermont Cheesemakers Festival, where you’ll be immersed in fun, food, and education at the historic Shelburne Farms. You’ll visit Vermont Creamery, the cheese caves of Jasper Hill, legendary Hill Farmstead Brewery (voted Best Brewery in the World 6 years running!), and experience Burlington’s thriving food and lively music scenes – making it an exclusive opportunity to enjoy the culture, bounty and deliciousness that Vermont offers.


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The Art of Cheese

Join us for a fun evening featuring cheese! Come hear 40 year turophile Peter Lovis from Concord’s own Cheese Shop demystify the intricacies of the art of cheese. Learn how cheese is made, and how cheeses are typically classified. Included is a tasting of exquisitely made cheeses from around the world, and plenty of time for questions and answers. All of this while learning key cheese tasting skills and a mental framework to help you think about cheeses that will stay with you for the rest of your life!


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2018 Crucolo Day Parade

Here Comes The Giant Wheel Of Cheese!

Join us on Thursday, December 6th, 2018 at The Cheese Shop
as we gather to welcome a 400 pound wheel of Crucolo – a wonderful cheese made by only one cheese maker. If you ever have a dream of visiting Europe, you must take time for Rifigio Crucolo, a family-owned producer of cheese and charcuterie in the village of Scurelle in the Trentino-Alto Adige region of northern Italy. Nestled in the crannies of the alpine Dolemites, the Scurelle people make every day a beautiful experience.

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Wine and Cider Tasting: Winesellers, Ltd.

We’ve got a wide-ranging selection for today’s tasting, from French and English ciders, to Australian Shiraz, to German Eiswein – you’ve simply got to come meet Lee, from Winesellers, Ltd., an importer with “Over three decades of experience as a family-run importer of family-owned wine brands from around the globe”!

By |2017-10-12T10:58:03-04:00October 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Wine Tasting: Cynthia Hurley French Wines

Take an exciting tour through some of France’s finest wine-making regions with Roy, from Cynthia Hurley French Wines!
I can’t describe them any better than they, themselves, do: “For more than twenty-five years we have been importing exceptional wines from nearly every major wine region in France. Our selections represent the efforts of independent growers and producers who use minimal to no intervention to create wines that are terroir driven. We import just those wines we want to put in our own cellar. We believe one of life’s greatest pleasures is heading down to your cellar and picking a different bottle each evening.”
By |2017-10-12T10:40:25-04:00October 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Wine Tasting: Masciarelli Wine Co.

Founded in 1987 by Nicola Masciarelli (and with a direct connection to the Mascarelli Estate in the Abruzzo region of Italy), the Masciarelli Wine Company has been a family-owned business ever since, focused on importing and distributing only the finest quality limited-production wines. “Masciarelli Wine Company strives to deal directly with the winery whenever possible and seek out small estates producing high-quality wines that would be overlooked in larger brand-driven portfolios…We have a passion for wine that we enjoy spreading.”

By |2017-10-05T10:42:49-04:00October 7th, 2017|0 Comments