What’s Happening in the Cheese World This Month: January 2023

New Year’s Resolutions are made for breaking! Let us help you with our round up of what’s going on in the cheese world this month. Also keep an eye on our events page and courses page for events taking place next year.

CHEESE event

1. The Cheese Yard French Cheese & Wine Evening

  • 27 JANUARY 2023
  • 18:45 – 20.15PM

Another of The Cheese Yard’s famous cheese & wine evenings; this time an introduction to six of the best French cheeses and wines. The evening kicks off with a glass of prosecco on arrival.


2. George & Joseph’s Vacherin Night

  • 12 JANUARY 2023
  • 19.30 – 21.30pm
  • lEEDS, UK

It’s Vacherin season, and the team at George & Joseph are excited to announce the first of their Vacherin evenings at the stunning deli in Chapel Allerton. For £30pp, you can enjoy the legendary Vacherin Boîte Chaude, baked whole in it’s spruce box and served with potatoes and charcuterie.


3. Chiswick Cheese Market / No2 Level One Associate Certification

  • 15 JANUARY 2023
  • 09.00am – 17.00pm
  • chiswick

A great course for those thinking about a career in cheese but also perfect for the ardent cheese lover who just wants to know more; who wants to learn how to appreciate it and immerse themselves in a world of artisan cheese. It’s just a great cheesy thing to do!


4. Paxton & Whitfield’s Online Cheese Tasting: “Comforting Cheeses”

  • 6 JANUARY 2023
  • 19.00Pm – 20.00pm

This live, virtual tasting, hosted by expert cheesemonger Simon, explores a selection of this season’s favourites, perfect for a winter’s evening in. Simon will be talking you through each of the five cheeses in your delivery, along with their histories.


5. 15% off with The Cheese Lady

The Cheese Lady is an award-winning artisan cheesemonger offering a curated selection of complex farmhouse and artisan cheeses from the British Isles and around the World. Friends of the Academy receive 15% off the online shop* in January & February 2023.

*T&Cs apply.