Cheese and Wine Pairing with Village Cheese Shop

Cheese and Wine Pairing with Village Cheese Shop

Learn how to pair wines and fine artisanal cheeses

Type Local Tasting
Location North Fork Craft Wines & Spirits
122 South Street
Greenport, NY 11944
Tags burgundy / french wine / wine tasting
  • Tasting 05 May, 6:00 - 8:00 pm


If you love wine and cheese, then this event is for you. On May 5th at North Fork Craft Wines & Spirits in Greenport, the Village Cheese Shop will be co-hosting a cheese and wine pairing. There will be four wines paired with three kinds of cheese. Come learn how to pair your favorite wines with your favorite cheeses. You'll be able to sample all the pairings, and then go home and make your own at home. This event is limited in space, so get your tickets now. The $25.00 fee to attend goes toward the purchase of any wine in the store on the day of the event.


  • The event will feature 4 special wines from 4 different parts of the world, painstakingly curated by the staff at North Fork Wines & Spirits.
  • Come learn about them and how to pair them with cheeses from the Village Cheese Shop.
  • You will learn about each wine’s terroir and how it affects the flavor profile.
  • You will also get an overall sense of what foods are best suited for each wine, so you can plan additional pairings at home!

The Village Cheese Shop

  • Michael Affatato is the owner of The Village Cheese Shop on beautiful Love Lane in Mattituck, NY
  • The shop carries 200 types of cheeses on a rotating basis, 90 percent of them imported and about 10 percent domestic.
  • Michael grew up on Long Island, moved to France as a young adult, where he lived for 17 years.
  • He is a world-class authority on fine cheese