Cascadia Cheese Festival :: Saturday October 20 11AM-4PM in Seattle

This Saturday, Central Co-op in Seattle presents the Third Annual Cascadia Cheese Festival. The event takes place from 11am-4pm and promises to be a great opportunity to meet local cheesemakers and try a range of local cheeses from across the style spectrum. If you've ever wanted to take some time to acquaint yourself with the region's cheesemakers and try a broad spectrum of cheeses, this is your opportunity! Here's a few of the cheesemakers that will be attending the event:

Kurtwood Farms Rivers Edge Chèvre Larkhaven Farm Tieton Farm & Creamery Mountain Lodge Farm Sunny Pine Farm Mt. Townsend Creamery Rogue Creamery

In addition to the day's festivities, from 12:00-1:30PM, Central Co-op cheesemonger Roger Bass and Julia Powers, The Traveling Cheesemonger, will present a seminar titled Cheese and Wine Tasting, in which they promise to lead you through tasting a number of tasty pairings of wine and cheese. Cost is $35 and seminar space is limited, so email or call 206-329-1545 to sign up by October 18 (that's Wednesday) to ensure your spot.

For more information check the Central Co-op website here. Central Co-op is located at 1600 E Madison in Seattle.