The Ultimate Cheese-Lover's Prize, NYC

Bidding Supports: The James Beard Foundation (New York, NY)

Item Number
$5,000 USD
Online Close:
Jul 25, 2018 8:00 PM EDT  –  Bid Extension
Bid History:
1 Bids

Live Event Item

After the online close, this item went to a Live Event for further bidding. Absentee Bidding offered.


Private, 4-course cheese tasting for 35, a cheese humidor, and a 1-year cheese subscription

Cheese Grotto is a company devoted to enhancing your cheese experience. Their flagship product, a cheese storage device called a cheese humidor, draws from both ancient cheese wisdom and contemporary technology, allowing you to create an optimal cheese storage environment right in your kitchen. This unforgettable package includes:

  • An extensive, 4-course cheese tasting for up to 35 people, complete with four wine or beer pairings, seasonal accouterments, and educational speaker Jessica Sennett, the founder of Cheese Grotto
  • One Cheese Grotto Classico humidor
  • One-year cheese subscription, shipped quarterly

Item Special Note

Winner must be located in the New York City metropolitan area, or must agree to have the event curated within this area. Cheese Grotto will provide multiple venue options or winner may choose to curate the event at their private residence if it is located within the New York City metropolitan area. The theme of the cheese tasting is customizable within the structure of the offering. The winner can choose the cheese focus based on cheese style, world region, and the choice of wine or beer.