Cheese Making Workshop


Cheese Making Workshop


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Learn to make artisanal cheese at home!

Ever wondered how milk becomes cheese? Discover the secrets to transforming milk into delicious cheeses. In our one-day workshop, you will make cheese in our working creamery alongside our Cheesemaker.


Class Dates:

Saturday, October 27, 2018                                                                                                                                                             



  • Milk selection and evaluation

  • Understanding milk components

  • Proper sanitation

  • Safe pasteurization

  • Understanding bacterial cultures

  • Home Cheesemaking – tips & tricks

  • Hands-on Cheesemaking – everyone gets to taste the cheese you make

  • Tour the dairy barn and meet the real stars of this operation – our amazing dairy goats

Fun for both the casual cheese fan and budding artisan alike, our Workshops are informative, engaging and participatory. Our format is interactive, students are encouraged to ask questions and get their hands in the curd.In our one-day workshop (9am-3:30pm), you will learn the fundamentals of cheese making in our state of the art creamery using equipment you already have at home.

You Will Learn To Make






Each student receives a cheese making kit that includes the necessary recipes, cultures, rennet, cheesecloth and cheese forms to get started.

Fun for the casual cheese fan and budding artisan alike, our workshops are informative, engaging and participatory.You will enjoy a gourmet lunch prepared with fresh, local ingredients.Tour the dairy and meet the real stars of this operation, our amazing dairy goats!

Cow’s Milk & Goat’s Milk Cheeses


Fresh & Aged Cheeses


Workshop – $149 per student



Additional Information

Once we receive your registration, you will be emailed a registration confirmation, directions to the farm and further details about your day at First Light Farm.



We Look Forward To Making Cheese With You!

First Light Farm & Creamery is a farmstead creamery that produces artisanal cow’s milk and goat’s milk cheese.