Saxelby Cheesemongers & Sixpoint Craft Ales are gearing up for a one of a kind fermentation celebration!
Come to 61 Local this Wednesday, February 8th to taste four beer-washed cheeses aged by Saxelby Cheesemongers paired with the Sixpoint brews they’ve been bathed with: Signal, a limited edition smoked IPA, Gorilla Warfare, a coffee porter made with Ethiopia Yirgacheffe roasted by Gorilla Coffee in Park Slope, Gemini, a lighter and zestier IPA, and Dinkle, Sixpoint’s one-year-old spelt wine.
The cheese & beer will be rounded out by a spread of snackables from 61’s lineup of local goodies, and plenty of good company!
This tasting will be the first in a series exploring some of Brooklyn’s finest fermented beverages!
Stay tuned for future tastings and events…
Matches Made in Heaven: The Perfect Valentine’s Gift!
Three farmstead cheeses paired with six Nunu chocolate truffles. $69 plus shipping. To order, click here.
This Valentine’s Day, Saxelby Cheesemongers and Nunu Chocolates have joined forces to bring you a sweet & savory treat that’s sure to make your Valentine swoon: Our ‘Matches Made in Heaven’ gift box! We’ve been playing cupid with pairings of delicious farmstead fromage and handmade chocolate truffles that are rich enough to make even that little winged guy blush. Whether it’s for your sweetie, or some lucky cheese lover that you love, they’re sure to find a match made in heaven in this little box.
Each Matches Made in Heaven gift box includes three half-pound wedges of cheese, six Nunu chocolates, and a special pairing guide, all wrapped up in a beautiful re-usable wooden box.
Orders must be placed by Tuesday 2/7 by midnight for shipping on Thursday 2/9. Or by Saturday 2/11 by midnight to be shipped on Monday 2/13 All orders will be shipped FedEx standard overnight.
Orders can also be picked up at the Essex Street Market! Just choose ‘In store pickup’ when checking out and write a note in the comments box to let us know when you’ll be stopping by!
This week on Cutting the Curd
, we’ll head to Oklahoma to see what’s doing in the world of cheese and dairy! We’ll be joined by Suzy Thompson and Steve Reynolds, owners of Forward Foods
to chat about their fabulous shop, and what they’re excited about in their local cheese world.