5th Annual Southern Artisan Cheese Festival
Saturday, Sept 12, 2015
[ Cheesemakers ]
Artisan cheesemakers representing eight states around the region make the journey to Nashville to participate in this special event shining a big happy spotlight on the growing Southern cheese movement:
AA Farm Creamery AL| Belle Chevre AL| Boone Creek Creamery KY| Boxcarr Handmade Cheese NC| Capriole Cheese IN| Caromont Farm VA| Dayspring Dairy AL| English Farmstead Cheese NC| Fishing Creek Creamery SC| Kenny's Farmhouse KY| Kent Walker Cheese AR| Looking Glass Creamery NC| Lost River Creamery KY| Many Fold Farm GA| Noble Springs Dairy TN| Prodigal Farm NC| Sequatchie Cove CreameryTN| Sweet Grass Dairy GA| Three Graces Dairy NC| White River Creamery AR| And our honorary southerner: Marcoot Jersey Creamery in IL
More to come!
[ Artisan Foods ]
As amazing as cheese is, the event would seem incomplete without all of our food artisans creating so many delicious accompaniments:
Alta Cucina Italia GA| Delta Cheese Straws TN| Dozen Bakery TN| Nashville Jam Co TN| Pine Street Market GA| Pops Pickles KY| Porter Road Butcher TN| Professor Bailey's Spicy Pimento CheeseTN| Roots and Branches Crackers NC* | Soberdough TN| TruBee Honey TN
And we welcome two honorary southerners making some amazing cured meats: Smoking Goose Meatery IN| Underground Meats WI
More to come!
[Wine, Cider, and Craft Beers]
Our friends at the fabulous Woodland Wine Merchant curate a selection of cheese friendly wines that are included with your ticket.
The 2015 wine list includes Juve Y Camps Gran Reserva – Cava, Spain| Domaine de la Fruitiere ‘Vignes Blanches’ – Loire Valley, France| Boundry Breaks ‘Ovid Line North’ Riesling - Finger Lakes, New York| Elicio Rose – Languedoc, France| Domaine Dupeuble - Beaujolais, France| Excelsior Cabernet Sauvignon – Robertson, South Africa
An extensive lineup of small batch hard ciders from Wandering Aengus Ciderworks from Salem, OR.
We're finalizing the beer lineup for this year, but here's a peek at last year's offerings:
Yazoo Americana Ale and Preservation Ale| Jackalope Thunder Ann Pale Ale | Jackalope Bearwalker Brown| Straight to ale Hefewiezen| Straight to ale Lily Flagg Milk Stout | Chattanooga brewery Oktoberfest| French Broad 13 Rebel ESB| Good people IPA | Good People Coffee Oatmeal Stout| Founders Pale Ale
Thank you to Whole Foods Market
who will be providing soda and bottled water
for your non-alcoholic refreshment!
[Tickets WILL be available at the door]