The Sheraton Sonoma County in Petaluma will host “The Grand Cheese Tasting and Best in Cheese Competition” as part of the weekend California Artisan Cheese Festival on Saturday March 22, 2014. You will be able to sample from more than 50 Artisan Cheesemakers, Wineries, Breweries as well as Restaurants that will create bites featuring cheese for this unique tasting event. Attendees will also be able to vote for their favorite cheeses. Some of the participant cheesemakers include Bellwether Farms, Cowgirl Creamery, Two Rock Valley Goat Cheese, Central Coast Creamery, Nicasio Valley Cheese. Some of the participating restaurants are Balboa Café, Nick’s Cove, Tolay, Rocker Oysterfellers, The Duck Club, The Ahwahnee and John Ash & Co. Beverage sampling will feature Gloria-Ferrer Vineyards, Handley Cellars, Kokomo Winery, Sonoma Portworks, Lagunitas Brewery and quite a few others.
Tickets for this event as well as the other Festival events are available at www.ArtisanCheeseFestival.com.