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The BIG Cheese Festival

When: August 11 - 13, 2017
All Day

Join us for our First Annual Big CHEESE Festival August 11 - 13!  We continue to celebrate food, drinks and life here at The Blind Horse and this event is no exception as we celebrate Wisconsin's finest cheeses, beer and wine! Call 920-287-3313 to pay for any of the sessions or you can order tickets online at www.localwineevents.com. Wine Club members will receive their discount on the sessions but must call the winery to purchase tickets to ensure discount.

All weekend The Patio will have a special Wisconsin 4 Cheese pizza featuring cheeses from participating Creameries.

Friday, August 11

6:00 p.m. Beer and Cheese Pairing  - James Owen of 3 Sheeps Brewing will lead this session featuring Carr Valley Cheese in The Granary. Tickets $20 per person. Max seating of 40.  Call 920-287-3313 to pay for any of the sessions or you can order tickets online at LocalWineEvents.com

6:30 - 9:00 p.m. Wisconsin Cheesemakers Iron Chef -  Four to five Wisconsin Cheesemakers will compete for YOUR vote and the award!  Each will create a dish using their cheese and compete for best one-bite appetizer. The Blind Horse will provide additional hors d'oeuvres and a glass of Champagne to delight your belly!  The event will take place in The Winery. $50 per person. 70 people maximum.  Call 920-287-3313 to pay for any of the sessions or you can order tickets online at LocalWineEvents.com

Saturday, August 12

KYLE CHEREK of Wisconsin Foodie will be here to emcee day #2 of our celebration of Cheese!

10:30 a.m. - Make Your Own Mozzarella! - Instructional, fun and interactive class teaching you how to make your own Mozzarella Cheese. Each participant will not only make their own Mozz, they will take it home too!  $50 per person. 22 person maximum.  Call 920-287-3313 to pay for any of the sessions or you can order tickets online at LocalWineEvents.com

11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Taste of Wisconsin's Best Artisan Cheeses  - Participating Creameries will be here with samples of their fab cheeses!  All will be for sale but YOU will determine which Creamery receives The People's Choice Award at 3:30.  Weather permitting this will occur on The Patio.   FREE

12:00 - 4:00 p.m. - Joel Kuether Trio Live on The Patio

1:00 p.m. - Winery Tour/Cheese and Wine Pairing - Led by our charismatic Master Winemaker, Thomas Nye, participants will be treated to a tour of our Winery and hear right from Tom how he makes our award-winning wines. This will be followed by a wine and cheese pairing featuring Wisconsin Artisan cheeses. $15 per person.  Call 920-287-3313 to pay for any of the sessions or you can order tickets online at LocalWineEvents.com

Sunday, August 13

10:30 a.m. - Make Your Own Mozzarella! - Instructional, fun and interactive class teaching you how to make your own Mozzarella Cheese. Each participant will not only make their own Mozz, they will take it home too!  $50 per person. 22 person maximum.  Call 920-287-3313 to pay for any of the sessions or you can order tickets online at LocalWineEvents.com

12:30  p.m. - Winery Tour/Cheese and Wine Pairing - Led by our charismatic Master Winemaker, Thomas Nye, participants will be treated to a tour of our Winery and hear right from Tom how he makes our award-winning wines. This will be followed by a wine and cheese pairing featuring Wisconsin Artisan cheeses. $15 per person.  Call 920-287-3313 to pay for any of the sessions or you can order tickets online at LocalWineEvents.com

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