What’s happening in the cheese world this month: February 2024

Selection of cheeses with a glass of white wine and a fig

Whether you’re looking for a romantic evening for two, or had something more professional in mind, we’ve got some of the best cheese events taking place in February. And for those of you who prefer a little more advance planning, check out our courses and events pages for more cheese-related activities taking place over the coming months.

1. WSET London: Weird & Wonderful Wine & Cheese

  • 29 FEBRUary 2024
  • 6.30PM – 8.30PM

Join Academy of Cheese Training Partner, Patrick McGuigan and WSET expert, Anjali Douglas as they guide you through a tasting of six unusual combinations of cheese and wine.

2. Level One Cheese Course with Partout Fromage

  • 10 -11 FEB 2024
  • 7PM – 10PM (Paris Time)

Join Galina Danard, Parisian cheese monger and Academy of Cheese Training Partner, as she teaches the basics of how cheese is made, how to make a great cheese board selection and the flavours and profiles of the Level One syllabus of 25 cheeses.

3. Salon du Fromages et des Produits Latiers

  • 25-27 FEB 2024
  • 7PM – 9PM

For 3 days, 8,000 professionals from the dairy industry: creamers and cheesemakers, refiners, distributors, importers, exporters, and chefs will gather around the largest offering of cheeses and dairy products in the world. The Salon du Fromages et des Produits Latiers has established itself as the essential professional event for all players in the dairy sector. Please note, this is a trade-only event.

Lady at Salon du fromage et des produits latiers

4. “Hearty and Bold” Online Cheese and Wine Pairing

  • 15 FEBRUARY 2024
  • 7PM – 8.15PM (GMT)

Nick Bayne from The Fine Cheese Co. will be joining Catherine Housden from The Wine Society to pair four hearty and bold cheeses alongside four equally bold (and delicious!) wines. During the session Nick and Catherine will explain how each of the four cheeses and accompanying wines have been made and why they think the pairing works. It’s the ideal ‘evening in’.

Four different cheeses

5. The Pangbourne Cheese Shop Cheese Tasting Evening

  • 22 FEBRUARY 2024
  • 7.00PM – 8.30PM

This award-winning cheese shop in the charming village of Pangbourne is welcoming small groups into their Tasting Rooms for cheese and wine tasting. You will be guided through a selection of 5 different cheeses all with paired wines as well as crackers and accompaniments alongside.

After the session the Cheese Shop will be open for you to purchase anything you would like to take home with you.

Four Plates of various cheeses with Cheese Etc Logo