This Week Only! Buy New York & Vermont Cheese and Help Rebuild Post-Irene!

This Week at Saxelby Cheesemongers… Buy New York & Vermont Cheese and Help Rebuild Post-Irene!

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In New York City, Hurricane Irene was billed to be a potentially catastrophic storm. In the end, for us it came and went without much fanfare. However, there are countless farms across New England that suffered tremendous losses, and are continuing to suffer as power is slowly restored, roads are slowly rebuilt, and stock is taken of the widespread damage that the storm left in its wake.

Saxelby Cheesemongers depends on the vitality and hard work of our regional farmers to provide our shop with some of the country’s finest cheeses. Though many of our cheesemakers were spared from Irene’s destructive path, some were hard hit. This week from Monday through Sunday, we invite you to help us give back to our upstate and Vermont neighbors by buying their cheese! Being a do-gooder has never been so delicious!!

This week only, from Monday, September 5th through Sunday, September 11th, Saxelby Cheesemongers will donate 50% of the profits from the sale of New York and Vermont Cheeses at our Essex Market shop to Hurricane Irene relief efforts spearheaded by the New York and Vermont Chapters of the Red Cross.

Washington County Cheese Tour This Weekend!

Saturday September 10th and Sunday September 11th

11:00 am to 4:00 pm

A drive-yourself tour to five fabulous creameries… tour farms, taste cheese, meet local cheesemakers. Just four hours from New York City! For more info visit


Gotta give a gift? Send the gift of cheese to someone you love!

Visit for our full selection of cheesy packages, gift certificates, and more! We ship all across the country, so what are you waiting for?


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