Cheese Making Classes

Cheese Making Classes

Classes are limited in size to 6 people.  All classes cost $65.00. .  The classes run as a series but are set up so that each class can be taken independently. You will leave each class with  written instructions, recipes, make sheets,  plus a discount coupon for use at Wheyward Girl Creamery.  And of course, the cheese you made. The class is a hands on class which includes a cheese tasting based on the types  of cheese you are making in class.  

What you will learn….
This is a series of classes and during the course of these classes you will not only learn cheesemaking but you will learn about salting, waxing, brine and aging.  PH meters will be addressed along with other cheese making equipment. We will discuss ingredients  - rennet, culture, salt, milk and milk types.  You receive follow up support and trouble shooting any time you need it.   Just e-mail us at

​Cheesemaking 101  General information about cheesemaking, equipment and recipes.  Learn to make fresh cheeses - fromage blanc, ricotta & cream cheese.

Feta and More   This class is designed to teach you the steps in making feta & setting up brines for salting and storage 

Mold Ripened Cheese  Students make a camembert inspired cheese and learn about aging. Leave class with a round of cheese to age to perfection.

Pressed Cheese  The steps for making hard and semi hard cheese will be covered.Leaving with a tomme for aging at home.

Mozzarella  Fresh mozzarella & burrata in 30 minutes.   You will also receive plenty of practice in stretching curd.  Cheese tasting will include several types of Mozzarella .
Class Schedule

      Wed. july 17 @  1:00

      Sat July 20 @ 1:00 pm

      Wed. Aug 21 @ 1:00 pm
      Wed Aug 28 @ 1:00 pm

     Sun Sept 8 @ 1:00 pm

     Sun Sept 29 @ 1:00 pm
     Cheesemaking 101

      Wed Oct.16 @ 1:00 pm

     Sun Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm
​     Mozzrella




All Classes $65.00 
Sign up via e-mail -
Call 530 478-1665
Class size 6
Classes are non refundable but you can reschedule
​Private classes available

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