The Cheese and Dairy Products Show has chosen, in partnership with the Fédération des Fromagers de France (Federation of French Cheesemakers) and the CFPL (dairy products training centre), various locations which reflect diversity and innovation: a visit to Rungis, a tour of various food sales concepts, a visit to a cheesemaking workshop, etc.
A unique opportunity to spend a whole day or just half a day immersed in the world of high-quality cheese and dairy products!
5 cheese tours in Paris (15 places available for each tour)
Whole day - Thursday 16th January 2020
Immerse yourself in the expertise of cheesemakers!
Following a meeting with the Fédération des Fromagers de France, you will begin by visiting the Laiterie de la Chapelle, a new location where 100% Parisian cheese is made, and will spend the whole day visiting various retailers. You will be able to talk to enthusiastic professionals, get inspiration from their various sales outlet concepts, and much more.
Lunch will be at Monbleu: one venue, two functions – a cheese dairy and restaurant, which specialises in cheese, obviously. The day will end at a location that is half dairy, half wine merchant in Paris' 10th arrondissement.
Price includes: transport throughout the day, lunch, being accompanied by a professional from the Dairy Product Training Centre and a tour of sales outlets.
Tour begins in Paris at 9 AM – ends at 5 PM
Half day - Saturday 22nd February 2020
Meet Parisian cheesemongers
This half day spent entirely on visiting various sales outlets in Paris will be all about sharing and comparing experiences. You will be able to talk to enthusiastic professionals and get inspiration from their various sales outlet concepts – from the most traditional to the most experimental! You'll end the afternoon with a guided "Cheese and Wine" tasting session.
Price includes: being accompanied by a professional from the Dairy Product Training Centre, visits to various sales outlets, the guided tasting session and travel between the various venues.
Tour begins in Paris at 2 PM – end scheduled for 6:30 PM
Whole day & Rungis - Tuesday 25 February 2020
All aboard for a day spent learning about what cheesemongers do every day!
Following a morning visit to the Rungis Dairy Product Hall, you will dine at Monbleu: one venue, two functions – a cheese dairy and restaurant, which specialises in cheese, obviously. You will spent the afternoon visiting three very different Parisian sales concepts: that way, you will be able to engage in discussion and find inspiration between tradition and experience! Added benefit, you will be invited to the "Exhibitors'" Evening at the Cheese and Dairy Products Show.
Price includes: transport throughout the day, lunch, being accompanied by a professional from the Dairy Product Training Centre and a tour of the Rungis market and its sales outlets, as well as a VIP badge for unlimited access to the Cheese and Dairy Products Show from Sunday, 25 February.
Tour begins at 7:30 AM (Porte de Versailles) and ends at 4:30 PM