Artzai Gazta presents the programme for the International Cheese Festival

Artzai Gazta will present on Tuesday, June 7, the program  of Euskadi-Basque Country International Cheese Festival. The presentation will take place in San Sebastián Food, below the Hotel Maria Cristina.

The association of shepherds will organize the most important festival of the gastronomic scene of the cheese sector in Donostia / San Sebastián on the 16, 17 and 18th of November.

They want to celebrate this unique event in order to show gratitude for the support received by society and institutions in the development of their profession and making the craft and traditional work to last for generations. Therefore, the festival is open to the audience and available to anyone who is interested in attending, with a wide variety of activities.

Within the three-day program, the most prestigious cheese competition in the world, called “World Cheese Awards”, will be held , where the best cheese in the world will be chosen, with the participation of 3000 cheeses from 5 continents. You can visit and taste cheeses from small producers both local and international, with the help of guides. During the three days of the festival may attend technical lectures given by various professionals of the gastronomic industry as well as presentations and showcooking by the hand of prestigious chefs. Different personalities related to the cheese, food and gastronomy sector will gather in one place to work relationships and future synergies, giving small producers the opportunity to network and further develop their profession through new challenges.