Entries by Todd

Fratelli Alessandria Wines in Detail

Coming soon to The Classroom @109 Ridgefield Fratelli Alessandria Wines  Over the last decade or so Fratelli Alessandria has made huge strides in quality, yet the wines remain under the radar, a rare occurrence in Piedmont these days. The Alessandrias own parcels in a number of top sites in Verduno, along with a parcel in Gramolere, […]

5 for 5 Cheeses and Wines that love each other

5 for 5 Cheeses and Wines that love each other Loving cheese and wine is what we do.  These 5 cheeses and wines just pine to be together.  All of the cheeses are available at both our Ridgefield and Kent stores.  The wines are exclusive to Ridgefield but can be delivered to any of our Litchfield […]

Wednesday, October 21st $55 per person Champagne and German Wines Dan Weber of Schatzi Wines & Robert Jordan of Missing Link Wine Company What better way to start a German wine tasting than with a little Champagne? Come taste some beautiful and extremely “cheese friendly” wines with us. We will also be pairing amazing cheeses as […]

It’s Paella Wine Dinner Time!!

It’s Paella Wine Dinner Time!! Come explore the flavors of Spain with us in Bernard’s garden Friday 7pm September 18th @Bernard’s The Wines Llopart Cava Brut Reserva 2010 Txomin Etxaniz Txakoli Rosé 2014 Bodegas La Cana Albariño 2014 Sierra Cantabria Rioja Crianza 2010 Bodegas Avante Ribera del Duero 2010 Bodegas Avancia Godello Cuveé O 2014 […]

Classes resume at 109

Classes are Back! After the opening of our new store in Kent Ct, we are finally ready and excited to resume our classes in our classroom above the cheese shop.  Give us a call at 203-438-5757 or email us at monica@109cheeseandwine.com to confirm your seats. Friday, September 25th – The Many Faces of Nebbiolo (ie Barolo, […]

Memorial Day 2015 Cheese & Wine Picks

Our Weekend Cheeses picks Leonora goat cheese from Leon Spain, we just love this goat with a bloomy rind, its beautiful creamy texture with a citrus and herb zing, is the perfect balance for any cheese board. Harbison this amazing camembert style cheese from Jasper Hill in Greensboro Vermont has a lovely surprise with it’s […]