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Guided Cheese Tasting - The Four Formaggi

at La Scuola at Eataly Chicago - Near North Side

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Near North Side, Downtown/Loop
43 E Ohio St 2nd Fl
Btwn N Rush St & N Wabash Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60611
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 25

What you'll learn in this cheese tasting class:

Calling all cheese lovers! In this guided tasting, our expert cheesemonger will delve into the four different kinds of animal milk used to make cheeses. Guests will learn what makes sheep, cow, goat and buffalo cheeses unique, while sampling the very best examples of each variety. Sessions last approximately 45 minutes and wine is available for purchase from our wine bar.

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4 cheeses, to be determined

If anyone under the age of 21 attends, we serve artisanal Italian sodas in lieu of wine or beer. Please notify us in advance for any dietary restrictions. If we are not notified ahead of time of any special needs, we may not be able to accommodate them. All guests planning to consume alcohol must be able to produce valid government - issued identification to prove they are 21 or older.

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Payment in full is required at the time of registration and all sales are final. 

No refunds are offered on classes and events.

For groups of 5-10 guests, a minimum of 7 days' notice is required to receive a credit in the form of a coupon for a future class or event. For groups of up to 4 guests, a minimum of 4 days' notice is required to receive a credit in the form of a coupon code for a future class or event at La Scuola. 

We reserve the right to reschedule or cancel a class or event due to unforeseen circumstances, inclement weather or otherwise. In the event of a class or event cancellation, we will contact you directly at the phone number or email address you have provided to offer a full refund or credit to transfer to a future class or event. While we are not able to offer credit, transfers or refunds for last-minute illnesses, work-related conflicts, personal emergencies or events beyond our control, you are always welcome to send someone in your place, as we understand that these things do happen. 

If you are purchasing this class or event as a gift, please provide this cancellation policy to the recipient, as the policy will still apply. Credits issued for La Scuola events are redeemable ONLY for future La Scuola events and cannot be used to register for events in other parts of the marketplace or exchanged for store credit or Eataly gift cards.

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