Monday, June 27, 2011

The Joy of Cheese Summer Events

No grand themes, just some fun times over cheeses and beverages.

June 29 at 7pm at the 92nd St. Y, 92nd and Lexington
8 Cheeses and 8 Wines. I've chosen eight fantastic cheeses and Keith Beavers of Alphabet City Wines will pair them with eight superb wines. We'll present and discuss our choices, and solicit your views on the pairings. Tickets are $50 and available via the 92Y website,

July 12 at 7:30 at The Clerekenwell, 49 Clinton St. on the Lower East Side
Since it's 48 hours before Bastille Day, let's do 9 French cheeses in some theme or another. I'll present the nine best that are available in NYC and we'll discuss. Attendees pay for their beverages separately. For advance tickets, please visit

July 14 at 7 at The 92nd St. Y, Cheeses and Hard Ciders
Come celebrate Bastille Day with us at the 92nd St. Y. I'll present eight either French or French-inspired cheeses and Kat Kelly will pair them with eight exceptional ciders including some from Normandy and some from the Basque regions in France. If we're lucky, we may have some locally made cider too. Tickets are $40 and available via the92Y website,

August 2 at 7:30 at d.b.a Brooklyn: Summer cheeses and Beers
It's simple shortly before this event, I'm going to buy the eight best cheeses I can find and pair them with four amazing beers and we're going to do a tasting. Join us, it's fun. Tickets are $25 and available at

Questions? drop me a line at the name of this blog at gmail.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

No Event tonight but the rest of June is On!

Sadly, there will be no event tonight at Culturefix. But classes at the 92nd St. Y for Thursday and next Wednesday are on!