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Festival of Cheese

  • Living History Farms
  • Address: 11121 Hickman Road, Urbandale, IA 50322
  • April 1, 2017
  • From: 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM
  • Phone: (515) 278-5286
  • Price: $22, $18 for LHF Members

Two sessions: 3PM, 5PM
A celebration of the ultimate comfort food - cheese! Grilled cheese sandwiches, cheese fondues, cheesecake, cheese curds - you get the idea. Discover what creative variations local chefs make of traditional favorites. Taste samples from our event partners: Ingersoll Wine and Spirits (Contributing Sponsor), and Cafe Su, The Cheese Shop, Doe's and Diva's Dairy Inc., Frisian Farms, Lost Lake Farm, Machine Shed Restaurant, Penoach Winery, and Urbandale HyVee.

Cheese Class: Attend a 45 minute class with C.J. Bienert, owner of the Cheese Shop ($5.00) during Festival of Cheese. In the class you'll explore the "Seven Styles of Cheese". Learn about Fresh, Washed, Bloomy  Semisoft, Semihard, Hard and Blue Cheese. Add the class registration to your ticket.

Tickets online through Friday, March 31. Tickets available at the door if not sold out.

Festival of Cheese