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Cheese-lympics DC

  • Each Peach Market & Pear Plum Café 3064 Mount Pleasant Street Northwest Washington United States (map)

Passionate cheese experts & amateurs gather for a battle of wits & skills of epic curd proportions!

Doors open to the public at 6.30pm. Public tickets are $10 and include the platter tasting, as well as cider, beer & house wine.

The Contest:
An initial round of contestants will engage in a closed-door cheese identification quiz, Guess the Weight challenge & Prettiest Platter & Pairing contest.

Doors open to the public at 6.30pm to view (and taste) the competitors platters, and two finalists will be announced by a panel of judges! After a round of cheese questions and recommendations, the two will engage in a Chopped-style plating & pairing challenge.

This is a competition that rewards creativity, style, knowledge, and skill - Come cheer them on and party till the cows come home.

Be a Contestant:
Love cheese? Join in the competition fun - we welcome professionals and passionate amateurs to join in on the competition. Entrance fee is a contribution to the winners basket! Apply here

Earlier Event: June 27
I Love Cheese 101: Summer Edition
Later Event: September 18
Tasting: Good Food Awards and Fall Wines