Skip to main content
Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

The Big Cheese

May 24 - May 26

The Big Cheese offers visitors a full weekend for the cheese lovers at The Osthoff Resort. A cheese immersion experience for foodies, featuring the remarkable number of cheese champions only in our corner of the world.

Schedule
Friday, May 24, 2019

3:30 pm
Hands-on Cheesemaking Class – $25
Mozzarella 101 and Ricotta – The Perfect Curd
5:00 – 6:00 pm
The Big Cheese Cruise – $25
5:00 – 6:00 pm
Cheese and Wine Pairing – $25
Cheese and Bourbon Pairing – $25
6:15 pm
The Big Cheese Reception
A kickoff to the Big Cheese weekend featuring a complimentary tasting of championship cheeses.
Dinner featuring Wisconsin Cheese Dishes in Lola’s on the Lake, Elkhart Inn and Otto’s Restaurants

Saturday, May 25, 2019

9:00 am – Noon
Cooking Class at L’ecole de la Maison – $85
10:30 am
A Tasting of World Championship Cheeses Through the Taste Buds of the Grader – $25
Lunch featuring Wisconsin Cheese Dishes in Lola’s on the Lake and Otto’s Restaurants
1:30 – 2:30 pm
Cheese and Wine Pairing – $25
Cheese and Beer Pairing – $25
Cheese and Bourbon Pairing – $25
Cheese and Tea Pairing – $25
3:30 – 4:30 pm
Cheese and Wine Pairing – $25
Cheese and Beer Pairing – $25
Cheese and Bourbon Pairing – $25
Cheese and Cocktails Pairing – $25
5:00 – 6:00 pm
The Big Cheese Cruise – $25
Dinner featuring Wisconsin Cheese Dishes in Lola’s on the Lake, Elkhart Inn and Otto’s Restaurants
6:00 pm
The Cheesemakers Dinner Reception
Included in the price of The Big Cheese Dinner
6:30 pm
The Cheesemakers Dinner with Chef Patrick O’Toole
Nine-course dinner featuring signature cheeses from The Big Cheese Partners – $110
Advanced reservations required.

Sunday, May 26, 2019

9:00 am-Noon
Cheese Brunch in Lola’s on the Lake
10:00 am
Hands-on Cheesemaking – $25
Mozzarella 101 and Ricotta – The Perfect Curd
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Big Cheese Fair
Browse through a marketplace of regional exhibitors showcasing artisan cheese and bread, wines, jams and jellies, and all things complementary of cheese.
Lunch featuring Wisconsin Cheese Dishes in Lola’s on the Lake and Otto’s Restaurants
1:30 pm
A Tasting of World Championship Cheeses Through the Taste Buds of the Grader – $25
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Cheese and Wine Pairing – $25
Cheese and Beer Pairing – $25
Cheese and Bourbon Pairing – $25
Cheese and Cocktails Pairing – $25
5:00 – 6:00 pm
The Big Cheese Cruise – $25
Dinner featuring Wisconsin Cheese Dishes & Wisconsin Cheesemakers in Lola’s on the Lake, Elkhart Inn and Otto’s Restaurants

Venue

The Osthoff Resort
101 Osthoff Avenue
Elkhart Lake, WI 53020 United States
Phone:
8883305664
Website:
https://www.osthoff.com/?NCK=8883305664&utm_source=elkhartlake.com&utm_medium=referral