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Inside Look at Artisan Cheesemaking FEB 10, 2024  1pm-4pm

Inside Look at Artisan Cheesemaking FEB 10, 2024 1pm-4pm


Shepherd’s Way Farms is opening its cheesemake room for an Inside Look at Artisan Cheesemaking class, hosted by award-winning cheesemaker Jodi Ohlsen Read. Saturday, Feb 10, 2024 1pm-4pm


Join us for a unique opportunity to step inside one of few on-farm, fully licensed sheep milk cheesemaking facilities and learn about the process from milk to cheese.  Students build their cheesemaking knowledge with a simple foundation of cheesemaking basics that apply to fresh and aged cheeses. Jodi teaches some essential techniques in the cheesemake room with a homescale ricotta make, a renneting exercise, and the second-day steps of a simple fresh cheese make. She also shares pointers to help novice cheesemakers sidestep some common mistakes.


   The day rounds off with a guided cheese tasting and question/answer session. Guests also take home a bit of Shepherd’s Way Farms cheese.  Class is for adults, registration is limited to 22 people.

  • DATE

    SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2023  1pm-4pm

  • Cancellations & Refunds

    Cancellations with refund will be possible until February 2, 2023.

    Class will be held as scheduled unless inclement weather makes roads impassable for snowplows. In the case of a weather cancellation (there has only been one!), an alternate date will be anounced. 

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