We are working on the details of the 2017 California Artisan Cheese Festival now. Please check back soon for details on 2017 Participants.

(To participate in more of the weekend’s events, contact us.)

2016 Participating Artisan Cheese Producers, Wineries, Brewers and Chefs

The 10th Annual California Artisan Cheese Festival brings together the top experts in the world of artisan cheese.   We are proud to feature the following cheese producers, wineries, brewers, experts and chefs. Links to their websites are provided where possible.   Please keep these wonderful artisan producers and chefs in mind and plan your own “whey cool” culinary adventures throughout the year.

Below are the participants confirmed to date; list will be updated as more participants are confirmed (Sunday’s Artisan Cheese Tasting and Marketplace participants marked with an asterisk *):

Cheese Producers
Achadihna Cheese Company*
Barinaga Ranch
Beehive Cheese Company*
Bellwether Farms*
Bleating Heart Cheese*
Bohemian Creamery
Central Coast Creamery*
Cowgirl Creamery*
Cypress Grove Chevre*
Dairy Goddess*
Ewenity Creamery*
Fiscalini Farmstead Cheese Company*
Golden Valley Farm*
Laura Chenel’s Chèvre*
Marin French Cheese Company*
Nicasio Valley Cheese Company*
Nicolau Farms/Sparrow Lane*
Orland Farmstead Creamery*
Pedrozo Dairy and Cheese*
Pennyroyal Farm*
Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese Company*
Pug’s Leap*
Redwood Hill Farm*
Shamrock Artisan Goat Cheese*
Sierra Cheese Company
Sierra Nevada Cheese Company
Simply Artisan Reserve*
Two Rock Valley Goat Cheese Company*
Valley Ford Cheese Company*
Weirauch Farm
Willapa Hills Cheese*
Winters Cheese Co.

ACORN Winery/Alegria Vineyard
AppleGarden Farm
Backyard Forestville
Baeltane Brewing*
Black Kite Cellars*
Block Butcher Bar
Bucher Winery*
Devoto Orchard Cider
Drake’s Brewing Company*
Estate 1865*
Gloria Ferrer Caves and Vineyard*
Goldschmidt Vineyards
Gordian Knot Winery*
Heidrun Meadery
Keller Estate Winery
Korbel Champagne Cellars
Lagunitas Brewing Company*
Lincoln Park Wine Bar
Lodge of Sonoma
Maverick’s Brewing
Michael David Winery
Navarro Vineyards
North Coast Brewing Co.*
Overland Wines*
Paul Mathew Vineyards*
Peleton Catering
Pennyroyal Farm*
Petaluma Hills Brewing Company
Rich Table
Rocker Oysterfeller’s
Scoggins Wines
Sonoma Aperitif Winery
Sonoma Cider
Sonoma Portworks*
St. Florian’s Brewery*
the girl and the fig
Trione Winery
V. Sattui Winery
Woodfour Brewing Company*

Other Marketplace Participants

Andytown Roasters
Black Pig Meat Co.
Brazilian Breads*
Brown Dog Mustard Co. LLC*
California Artisan Cheese Guild*
Copperfield’s Books*
Culture Magazine*
Diane’s Sweet Heat*
Farm Chocolate*
Farm Fresh To You*
Freestone Artisan Cheese
Friend In Cheeses Jam Company*
Haverton Hill Creamery*
Hiroko’s Ceramics*
Interiors By Lynn*
Jake’s Castro Kitchen*
Kelly’s Jelly*
Marin Agricultural Land Trust*
McClelland’s Dairy
Mi Distinctive Tastes*
Neil McIsaac & Son Dairy
Nutcher Milk Company
Petaluma FFA*
Petaluma Visitor’s Program*
Poco Dolce Chocolates*
R & J Toffees*
Redwood Empire Food Bank*
rEvolution Bread*
Rustic Bakery*
Seka Hills*
Sonoma Land Trust*
Straus Home Ranch
Valley Fig Growers*
Velo Fromage