A 900-acre Demeter certified 650A Biodynamic farm in central Columbia County, NY

Say Cheese: Beyond Mozzarella – Burratta!

kids_can_cook_2012_session_2_86Burratta is a truly decadent cheese from Italy – imagine cream-filled mozzarella. Come join Peter Kindel, Hawthorne Valley Farm cheesemaker, in the Farm Learning Center to stretch, fill and eat. We will make a large batch of curd from scratch, stretch, fill, and enjoy the fruits of our labor. Space is very limited for this special workshop; please register in advance. $20 deposit required. For more information or to register please email us or phone 518-672-7500 x232.

Peter Kindel has been making, selling, tasting, and teaching about cheese for 18 years. What began as a hobby evolved into studying cheesemaking in France, England, and Scotland. Since, Peter has worked in highly-acclaimed cheese outlets in New York City including Picholine, Artisanal, and Murray’s Cheese. He has been a cheesemaker at creameries in Vermont, Colorado, and California and now manages Hawthorne Valley Farm Creamery in New York’s Hudson Valley.

When: Sat, Nov 16 @ Noon until 3pm
Ends: Sat, Nov 23
Cost: $50
Where: Farm Learning Center
327 County Route 21C
Ghent, NY 12075
Contact: Caroline
518-672-7500 x232
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