Wine Tasting Saturday 10/14 at 109 Wine with Alessandro Peirano of Vinifera Imports

Alessandro Peirano of Vinifera Imports will be pouring some of his favorite and Spectacular Italian Wines. Join us this Saturday, October 14th from 12-3 in our newly renovated wine store in Ridgefield. Alessandro, a true gentleman and wine lover, will share some of his favorite wines and stories.  We will also have a wonderful sampling of cheeses […]

109 Wine – A little Circumstance, Gunpowder & Basque

Saint of Circumstance Citrus Blonde Ale $11/4pk (Four 1-pint cans) A remarkably balanced and refreshing blonde ale. Easy drinking and perfect for the end of summer, this beer hails from Collective Arts Brewing in Ontario, Canada. A base of wheat provides the lemon flavor foundation, with 3 seasonal hops added in for extra taste. A […]

After a great snowstorm, you should be heading to the slopes this weekend?

After a great snowstorm, you should be heading to the slopes this weekend? Don’t get stuck without the necessary provisions. Let us set you up with cheese, Fondue, Raclette, wine, flatbread pizza, 4-pack grilled cheese, soup and more. Bring us your cooler and we will pack it for you or borrow one of our thermal […]

We now carry a full line of French cookware!

We have put together the perfect gift! The best omelette pan, outrageously amazing butter from Rodolphe Le Meunier, our favorite olive oil from Italy, Neal’s Yard Dairy Montgomery Cheddar, Stilton, Shropshire Blue, Caffeine & Carburetors Coffee from Zumbach’s Gourmet Coffee, Omnivore Salt and don’t forget the eggs from Ridgefield Organics & Specialty Market. Best part […]

109 Cheese Market, Kent is open and it’s a spectacular drive to get there

We are so excited to be in the wonderful town of Kent with our second store! 109 Cheese Market, Kent has all of the goodies from our Ridgefield cheese shop packed into 400 square feet of grape green goodness.  One of the things that we love about Kent is the drive up there.  From Ridgefield, if […]

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 […]

109 Cheesemonger Selection’s Passover / Easter Platters & Wines

109 Cheesemonger Selection’s Holiday Platters Highlighting our new Spring Favorites $95 for 10-15 people $75 for 6-10 people – Green Hill Camembert, Sweet Grass Dairy, Georgia Cow’s milk, buttery creamy, silky, thin edible rind. – Saulnois, Reserve France Cow’s milk washed in a Mirabelle plum brandy from Lorraine, nutty, sharp, a great melting cheese. – […]

Time to celebrate! Merry Christmas & A Happy Hanukkah

Wow, we can’t believe that the 2014 holiday season is upon us.  We have been crazy busy stocking the shelves with great foodie gifts, amazing new cheeses, charcuterie and all of our usual seasonal favorites. Gift certificates are plentiful, chocolates are begging to be consumed, our new ordering platform is live on our website (order in […]

Roccheviberti 2006

  The list of time-honored, truly great vineyards in Barolo is limited to about 15 places. Ranking these sites precisely is very difficult and equally as subjective, so I won’t even attempt. But I doubt that any knowledgeable expert on the subject would not put “Le Rocche di Castiglione Falletto” in the top 5. It […]

A new cheese & wine find from Alsace

A new cheese find from Alsace made in La Lorraine, produced by the monks of the Abbaye de Vergaville, the milk is sourced no more than 10 miles away. Known for having one of the last artisan and locally produced munsters in France. This beautiful cheese named for father Antoine “Tome du Pere Antoine aux […]