SF Cheese Fest: Sunday Seminars


Date: Sunday, September 15, 2019

Time: 9:00am-9:00pm

Join us for educational seminars at the SF Cheese Fest: Sunday Seminars at The Cheese School of San Francisco.

Scheduled seminars include:

  • Hands-On Cheesemaking: Fresh Cheeses ($120 per person) 9:00am-12:00pm - Join Khadijah Massoud for a hands-on cheesemaking class that pays tribute to some of the most beloved fresh cheeses made by our California Artisan Cheese Guild cheesemakers.  Using some of the actual ingredients from our professional cheesemakers, try your hand at making cheese inspired by Cypress Grove’s award-winning Purple Haze, Laura Chenel’s delectable marinated goat cheese, and other fresh cheese favorites. 
  • Cheese & SF Chocolate ($75 per person)  3:00pm-5:00pm - In honor of SF Cheese Fest, we’re celebrating two of life’s greatest pleasures!  Join Vanessa Chang, cheesemonger extraordinaire and chocolate aficionado, for a decadent class marrying the best of California’s cheese and San Francisco’s chocolate.  Sweet, salty, and so much more, cheese and chocolate make fantastic pairing partners.  Vanessa will guide your through delectable pairings, discussing how various milk types and styles of cheese interact with different blends of chocolate to make the best dessert plate we can imagine.  
  • Happier Hour ($75 per person)  7:00pm-9:00pm - Raise a glass to cheese!  Join Liz Rubin for this class celebrating some of California’s best cheeses and the local libations that love them.  From vermouth to wine to beer, Liz will take you on an exploratory journey of the dynamic beverages crafted within the city’s limits and just beyond.   Learn fundamental cheese and beverage pairing principles to elevate your happy hour to the next level. 

Tickets available for purchase online.

Additional Location or Other Information

The Cheese School of San Francisco is at Ghirardelli Square located at 900 North Point Street, San Francisco, CA 94109.