Marché Classes

We love talking about great cheese almost as much as we love eating it. So what a perfect way for us to spread that love (and the cheese) – Marché’s ongoing series of classes designed to widen your appreciation for all things fromage. Designed for the novice to the cheese whiz, our structured yet informal classes are approximately 90 minutes, include a course outline, tasting notes and plenty of sampling.

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10/18/2017 7:30 – 9 pm Cheesemongers’ Favorites

If you've ever wondered what to serve with your favorite cheeses this class will open up the possibilities for you. We'll sample our way through a range of cheeses with our favorite sweet and savory condiments, charcuterie, fruits, vegetables - even potato chips and chocolate! You'll gain insights into what makes a great pairing and be prepared to try your own fun combinations. Class includes a selection of wine, beer and soft drinks.

$45.00

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10/24/2017 7:30 – 9 pm Smackdown: New World v Old World Cheeses

You be the judge. The thriving artisan American cheese movement is rivaling centuries-old European traditions. We'll sample both new American and classic European versions of six distinct cheese styles, mano-a-mano. Help us crown the winner in each category as we taste and explore histories, producers and procedures in this entertaining look at the big wide world of great cheeses. Class includes a selection of wine, beer and soft drinks.

$45.00

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11/8/2017 7:30 – 9 pm Weeknight Date Night: French Rendezvous

Bring your Plus One for a special soirée of cheese, paté and wine as we take a guided tour of great French gastronomic treats. We'll sample, sip and swirl through a progression of our favorite "fromages et vins" in this casual yet informative evening that allows you to share your composed tasting board and flights of wines, all at your own pace.

$45.00

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11/15/2017 7:30 – 9 pm Easy Entertaining: DIY Cheeseboards

It's party season! Let our team of cheesemongers guide you through the steps of designing your cheese boards with artistry and ease. We'll look at cheese selections, how much to buy, accompaniments and presentation possibilities - from appetizer boards and after-dinner plates to a complete lunch or dinner. And of course, we'll taste and sample our way through several recommendations. Class includes a selection of wine, beer and soft drinks.

$45.00

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11/29/2017 7:30 – 9:00 pm Smackdown: Beer v. Wine

When it comes to pairing beverages with cheese, we are a house divided. Take a ringside seat as we present our defense of the brew against our affinity for the vine. We'll pour one beer and one wine for each of the six cheese selections while the mongers make their case for which beverage reigns. Then you'll be the referee and help crown the winner for the evening's showdown.

$45.00

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12/12/2017 7:30 – 9:00 pm Dynamic Duos: Bubbles & Cheese

Discover why sparkling wines are such a delightful match with many of our favorite cheeses as we taste through flights of both and discuss what makes a good pairing. In the lineup are four distinctive wines from Cava to Champagne alongside six cheeses and their accompaniments. One of our most popular classes sure to elevate your evening - and a fun, informative way to celebrate the holidays.

$45.00

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1/17/2018 7:30 – 9:00 pm Girls’ Night: Wine, Cheese, + Chocolate

Resolution Schmesolution! Gather the gal pals for a fun evening out. Leave the planning to us and come revel in the best of Marché as we casually guide you through flights of wine, cheese and chocolates.

$45.00

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1/7/2018 1:00 – 2:30 pm Cheese Making: DIY Mozzarella & Burratta

Roll up your sleeves and prepare to turn curds into creamy, fresh mozzarella and burrata. We'll look at the process of turning milk into curds, and then you'll stretch and pull your own into luscious balls of cheesy goodness. You'll leave with your own creation and the knowledge to recreate the process at home. Includes a fresh cheese tasting with a selection of wine, beer and soft drinks.

$45.00

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1/30, 2/6, and 2/13/2018 7:30 – 9 pm Marché 100 Series All Three Sessions

Our '100' series looks at everything you wanted to know about cheese and are dying to ask. Fun and informative evenings, you'll have the opportunity to have your cheesiest questions answered as you gain new insights into the fascinating world of fine artisan cheeses, have plenty to taste and sip, and even make your own fresh cheese. Sign up for all three nights or individual sessions. Tuesday 1/30, 7:30 - 9:00 pm Marché 101: The ABCs of Cheese Tuesday 2/6, 7:30 - 9:00 pm Marché 102: Pairing Cheese with Beer & Wine Tuesday 2/13, 7:30 - 9:00 pm Marché 103: DIY Cheese Making

$120.00

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1/30/2018 7:30 – 9 pm Session 1 Marché 101: What Makes a Great Cheese

A delicious and informative class that explores what makes a great cheese. Through a comparative tasting of 7 basic cheese styles we'll cover fundamentals from how cheese is made, the characteristic differences of cow, sheep and goat milks, to distinctive flavor profiles. We'll provide you with key considerations for choosing and serving great cheeses with the confidence to pair your own favorites. Class includes a selection of wine, beer and soft drinks.

$45.00

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2/6/2018 7:30 – 9 pm Session 2 Marché 102: Pairing Cheese with Beer & Wine

This class will demystify pairing these classic partners with Marche's recommendations for suitable matches. From traditional regional pairings to balancing characteristics and flavors, we'll sip and taste a flight of 5 wines, 3 beers and 6 cheeses while discussing guidelines you can use for constructing your own harmonious unions.

$45.00

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2/13/2018 7:30 – 9 pm Session 3 Marché 103: DIY Cheese Making

Third in the series, a hands-on class that puts your knowledge to work and allows you to dive into the basics of making fresh cheeses. You will have the chance to make fresh ricotta or fresh mozzarella in our lower level work space and receive the recipes and instructions to recreate them at home. It doesn't get any fresher than that! Class includes a cheese tasting with a selection of wine, beer and soft drinks.

$45.00

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