Sarah Carroll, daughter of the famous "Cheese Queen," is passionate about sharing her lifelong knowledge of home cheese making. Inspired by the art of home cheese making Sarah has created a dynamic day long workshop to share the basic principals home cheese making.
of cheese making is an ancient one - going back to the
beginnings of civilization. Throughout history, this art has
been passed down from generation to generation, but in
recent years, this family craft has almost disappeared. 37 years ago our company set out to reverse this trend, starting workshops to
teach people this wonderful skill. Participants came from
around the country, learning techniques and sampling homemade
cheeses and other delicious dairy products.
close to four decades of dedication in this field , we have seen a real revival of home cheese making around the world.
It has been a very exciting adventure! These workshops will
simplify the technicalities of the cheese making process
for you. In our beginners class you will have fun, see the
art and magic in producing delicious simple cheeses,
and be able to leave feeling more confident about trying to
make all types of delicious dairy products in your kitchen.
This introductory workshop includes:
- A full day of making cheese and other delicious dairy
- Make a basic Hard Cheese, Whole Milk and Whey Ricotta, Creme Fraiche, Mascarpone, Queso Blanco, 30 Minute Mozzarella and Yogurt.
- Learning the basic principles of cheese
making, the use and care of your equipment, a little about
milk, what cultures to use and lots more.
workshop has 21 participants, you will make new friends
sharing similar interests in home dairying, learn how to
make additive-free cheeses and have a lot of fun. The
workshop starts at 10:00 am and ends at 4:00pm. There is a
one hour break for a delicious lunch with a sampling of some
of our tasty cheeses.
A FREE copy of Ricki Carroll's Cheese
making 101 DVD is included with the class.
classes fill up very quickly, sign up is on a
first-come-first-served basis. A letter of confirmation will
be sent along with directions and a list of local places to
stay as soon as payment is received.
For a Full Refund, notification must be given at least 2 weeks prior to the workshop date.
When a cancellation is received closer than 2 weeks prior to a
workshop, we will not be able to offer a refund unless we can
fill your spot from our waiting list.
Thank you for your understanding, we are looking forward to
seeing you here and having a great time!
We are located at 16 Nash Hill Road, Williamsburg, MA 01096.
This is in Western Massachusetts, the beautiful, picturesque foothills
of the Berkshires, a magical place.