Special Events and Appearances
Want to meet some of the people (and sometimes animals) behind Nettle Meadow Cheese?
Events through the end of This Year:
Thurman Fall Farm Tour – October 7th, 2017 from 10 to 4pm. Free tours of the farm, cheese-tasting, and kids’ fun tent. Live music with Old Main in our restored barn loft. See old-fashioned cider-pressing. Internationally-acclaimed cheeses for sale. Barn loft buffet luncheon. $7 lunch donation is gratefully accepted to support the ongoing efforts of our Joseph F. Kemp Animal Sanctuary, a 501 (c) 3 entity.
Check out our lunch menu:
Bacon Crisps with Kunik, & Pear
Stuffed Mushrooms with Herb, Pepper Garlic Chevre
Garlic Bruschetta with Roasted Red Pepper Fromage Frais
Horseradish Chevre with Tomato & Dill on Pumpernickel Squares
Macaroni and Cheese made with Kunik, Pasco’s Ration and No. 26 Cheeses
Pumpkin Soup with a dollop or Apple Cider Fromage Frais
Rosemary Fromage Blanc Salad with Bacon, Cherry and Port Dressing
Apple Cider, Fig & Honey or Cranberry Orange Cheesecake Slices
Chocolate Goat Cheese Truffles
Coffee & Fresh Pressed Cider
The Fromage Fete – October 15th, 2017 at 2pm, part of the New York City Wine and Food Festival.
Nettle Meadow’s Haunted Farm Tour is CANCELLED for this year! We apologize to everyone who had hoped to come out this year, but this Fall Season is extra busy in the cheese plant. Check back next year.
Events to Look Forward to Next Year:
Maple Days in Thurman – March 10 & 11, 17 & 18, 24 & 25.
Nettle Meadow’s Memorial Day Weekend Ice Cream Social – Sunday, of Memorial Day weekend from Noon to 3pm. Come meet the newest generation of kids and lambs at Nettle Meadow Farm and try one our our new flavors of Goat Cheese Ice Cream! Each scoop is $3 and all proceeds benefit the Kemp Animal Sanctuary. Our new flavors include Maple Chili Chocolate Chip, Basil Peach, Blackberry Balsamic Honey, and Maple. All of your dollars go directly to the Kemp Animal Sanctuary at Nettle Meadow, a 501(c)3 Organization, to support the care, feeding and medications for more than 100 sanctuary animals currently living on our farm.
The Cheese Jam At Nettle Meadow Concert Series – Three Concerts starting in June and running through August. Doors open at 6pm. Opening act plays 6:30pm – 7:30pm. Main Act plays 8pm – 9:30pm. Nettle Meadow Cheese wil be served and each evening will highlight beers from a local brewery. Featuring Local Beers and Winesy. All proceeds go directly to the Kemp Animal Sanctuary at Nettle Meadow, a 501(c)3 Organization, to support the care, feeding and medications for more than 100 sanctuary animals currently living on our farm. Watch this space for dates and bands.
Strolling the Heifers, Downtown Brattleboro, Vermont – Saturday June 2nd, 11am – 4pm at the Slow Food Living Expo.
Adirondack Wine & Food Festival, Lake George, NY – June 23rd – 24th, 11am – 5pm, Charles R. Wood Festival Commons, West Brook Road, Lake George. Come try samples of our latest and greatest cheeses and bring some home with you!
American Cheese Society Conference, Meet the Cheesemaker, Pittsburg, Pensylvania – Come try all of our award winning cheeses in one location and meet the makers..