Cheese Masterclass & Cheese Pairing Dinner

February 29, 2020
3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: The Vanderbilt Grill
41 Mary Street
Newport, RI 02840
(401) 846-6200

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Join us for an exploration of cheese spanning the globe and multiple styles of cheesemaking from soft, stinky, sharp, hard and everything in between. Prepare to discover new favorites as you expand your palate and your knowledge of cheese.

This is a guided tour of the Mediterranean with Cheese expert Michele Buster, head treasure hunter of Forever Cheese Inc., an importer of unique high-quality cheeses and specialty foods from Italy, Spain, Portugal and Croatia. Michele will lead a tasting of 6 cheeses as well as pairing them with some specialty accompaniments. There will be a special guest appearance by Chef Cesare Casella, renowned chef who now uses heritage pigs to make prosciutto and other salami locally in Rhode Island. Saturday, February 29 I 3:00pm - 4:15pm I $35/person

Enjoy a 4-course tasting menu by Executive Chef David Crone exploring some of Forever Cheese's most sought-after cheeses. Saturday, February 29 I 6:00pm - 9:00pm I $95/person

Cheese Masterclass & Cheese Pairing Dinner