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Artisan Cheese Fair

Starts: 4th May 2019

UK's Largest Cheese Fair


Start Date

4th May 2019

End Date

5th May 2019


Livestock Market, Scalford Road, Melton Mowbray. LE13 1JY


60+ Artisan Cheesemakers from UK & Ireland


The 9th Artisan Cheese Fair - the UK's largest Cheese Fair held in the home of Stilton Cheese, Melton Mowbray. Over 60 artisan cheese makers from across the UK and Ireland will showcase around 300 cheeses.

As well as cheese, there will also be traditional Melton Mowbray pork pies, cider, cakes, beer, chocolate, wine, charcuterie, and much more.

There is also a full programme of demonstrations and workshops including how to make your own cheese and for the kids - butter making. In the theatre a chef/cheesemonger will demonstrate a recipe with cheese and a cheese retailer will show you how to taste cheese with samples. There will also be the usual tastings sessions of Cheese with Wine, Irish Cheeses, Goats and Sheeps Cheese etc.

An award winning gospel choir and other musicians will provide entertainment with a variety of street food for those who get hungry during the Festival. And don’t forget kids 16 and under enter free of charge.

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Access, toilets and parking


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