Londoners prepare as London Farmers Markets bring you an entire festival dedicated to the delicious dairy delight that is cheese, at Cheese Street N1. Those who are fans of fromage should make their way to the heart of Islington this autumn to celebrate all things cheese for two consecutive Sundays on the 24th September and the 1st October 2017, what could be feta?
Situated in the heart of Chapel Market Junction, Cheese Street N1 will feature the best Britain has to offer, welcoming local and sustainable food traders to pop-up for the day. In keeping with London Farmers Market’s ethos, Cheese Street N1 aims to support local and regional cheese makers and mongers, welcoming the likes of award-winning La Fromagerie, Kupros Dairy, Quickes Dairy, Blackwoods Cheese and Wildes Cheese to take part in a day filled with tastings, masterclasses and talks from UK based artisans. Try delectable dishes from London street-food sensations including; Raclette Brothers, Mac to the Future, Grill My Cheese, The Cheese Truck and The Poutinerie, who will bring the finest French-Canadian treats to the festival, because who doesn’t love chips, cheese and gravy?
Open from 10am through to 3pm, you’re invited to begin with breakfast at The Joker pub and stay for a cheesy afternoon filled with gloriously gooey gouda, from some of the UK’s hottest food vendors. To celebrate the event, London Farmer’s Market are joining forces with Black Cow Vodka, the world’s first pure milk vodka, who will be offering the first 50 guests complimentary sample bottles. Those looking for a little pick me up should head to The Joker Pub to taste dairy inspired cocktails curated especially for the event using Black Cow’s pure milk vodka. Other highlights include dedicated cheese angels who will be walking around with endless Edam samples, the cheesiest games around, cheesy music, and even a little R ‘n’ Brie.
There will also be a competition to win a cheese tower from Wildes Cheese, based in Tottenham. All people have to do is send their full name, full postcode, and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org by 20th September to be entered into a free draw. There are Cheese Street T shirts and cheese knives to win in the guess the weight of the cheese truckle competition, plus cheese ID parade, try your hand at butter making and more. Get the dates in your ‘dairies’ now!
Cheese Street N1
Sunday 24th September & Sunday 1st October 2017
10am – 3pm
Address: Chapel Market | London | N1 9PZ