Releases Schedule of Events Throughout NYC
CheeseWeek 2018 has released a schedule of events to celebrate all things Cheese the week of April
16th – 22nd. All of the events are open to consumers and provide an opportunity to explore cheese while tasting a variety of offerings from extraordinary producers. 2018 marks the second year of the event in NYC. CHEESE Week is the brainchild of Jean-François Hesse who created the first event in Paris in 2016.
Some of the special events being hosted throughout the city include:
Bloomingdale’s, 59th Street and Lexington Ave
Bloomingdale’s Fromage Fete
April 21 – Noon to 7 pm : Say Cheese! Join us for a fete that you will long remember. Cheese, Wine and Spirit pairings will get everyone in the mood to Celebrate Cheese!
Join the culinary art shop Juliska on Saturday April 12th from 2-5 and taste their amazing cheese selection served on Juliska products. The brand makes hundreds of items in over a dozen categories for the table and home, all inspired by the joy of bringing people together and helping create a happy home.
Dean & Deluca (560 Broadway, NYC)
The other days, they will feature local cheese producers from New York and Connecticut with demos. Their Cheese Monger in Soho will make fondue with their different gouda.
French Cheese Board
April 20 - 6:30pm to 8pm
This class includes tastings of Triple crème Belletoile, Brie Couronne Black Pepper, Brie Couronne Chives, Belletoile Garlic & Herbs, Belletoile Horseradish and Belletoile Original.
Intercontinental New York Barclay Hotel
April 16 - 22
Waiter Why Is The Olive On The Plate and Not in My Cocktail ?
Le District (225 Liberty Street)
April 16 - 22
April 16 – 22
Demonstrations Daily - 3 to 6pm
April 19 - 6:30 to 8 pm
This class is $85 per person and reservations can be made on Eventbrite.com
Zabar’s (2245 Broadway at 80th Street)
April 16 – 22
Demonstrations Daily – 3 to 6 pm:
CHEESE WEEK 2018, APRIL 16 – 22 IS THE ULTIMATE CHEESE ADVENTURER’S DELIGHT
Program Expands with Tastings, Events and Classes
PARIS, FRANCE, APRIL 3 - Cheese Week 2018, conceived two years ago by Jean-François Hesse and produced by Transversal FR has released the schedule of events planned for NYC to fete all things Cheese. “This marks the second year of Cheese Week in the U.S. and it’s exciting to see how quickly the event has grown. We truly have something for everyone” said Jean Francois Hesse, CEO Transversal. This year’s sponsors include major retailers, wine and spirit purveyors, cheese shops and cheese producers in addition to restaurants and hotels. Cheese Week takes place in Paris and NYC and in 2019, Hesse expects to expand to additional global markets.
This year’s activities include everything from Cheese Classes to tastings at hot spots throughout NYC including Bloomingdale’s, Dean & Deluca, the French Cheese Board, Zabar’s, Murray’s Cheese and even the Intercontinental New York Barclay Hotel. “Cheese is one food that brings people together, a common denominator that is enjoyed by everyone, every day. The response from attendees at Cheese Week events has been so encouraging and we’ve been able to grow this event because of our sponsors,” said Hesse.
Highlights include: Demos, tastings and a party to remember at Bloomingdale’s newly remodeled Home Floor in the flagship store on Lexington Ave in NYC, a specialty cocktail at the Intercontinental New York Barclay Hotel, Classes at both Murray’s Cheese and the French Cheese Board, Tastings of Wines and Spirits with selected Cheese Pairings at Murray’s Cheese, Dean & Deluca will feature local cheese producers from New York and Connecticut with demos. Their Cheese Monger in Soho will make fondue with their different gouda, events at Le District on Liberty Street and tastings at Zabar’s.
For a full schedule of activities visit: http://cheeseday.fr/cheeseweek--new-york.html
Partners of Cheese Week 2018 include Bloomingdale’s, Dean & Deluca, French Cheese Board, Intercontinental New York Barclay Hotel, Murray’s Cheese, Zabar’s
Cheese Sponsors: Lactalis USA, Savencia USA, La Fromagerie Henri Hutin and Emmi
Wine & Spirit Sponsors: Domaines Barons de Rothschild, Champagne Vollereaux, Champagne Franck Bonville, Haus Alpenz and Guillotine Vodka
Phone: +33 (0)1 41 49 06 10
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