Private Classes & Events

Private Classes

For knowledge seekers and food lovers of all kinds we offer intimate private tasting classes for groups of 10-30 guests. Classes take place in the private classrooms overlooking our Flagship Retail Store on Bleecker Street. Below are our most popular options, but we are happy to modify the content of any event to better serve you.

We also offer the ability to customize your class with gift bags for your guests, custom wine and beverage packages, as well as house-made seasonal appetizers. In addition to our private classes, we offer private social events such as cocktail and dinner parties with customizable education components.

For more information, complete the inquiry form below or contact our education department at education@murrayscheese.com or 212-243-3289 x642

Private Events

In the heart of Greenwich Village at our flagship Bleecker Street store, Murray’s Cheese has two charming private event spaces, each with a unique bird’s-eye view of the shop and state-of-the-art AV capabilities. Each offers a flexible layout for interactive gatherings like team building, celebrations and educational events. Our Events Team creates a personalized experience for a minimum of 10 guests and a maximum of 34 for a seated dinner or 40 for a standing reception.

If you’re a New Yorker who knows cheese... then you know Murray’s. For more than 75 years, we’ve been the go-to for the very finest in cheese, charcuterie and accoutrements from domestic and international producers. These exceptional offerings, combined with our chef’s vision and creativity, are what makes our dishes so extraordinary, and our menu so unique. Let our vast supply of the world’s most divine flavors and our seasoned eye for sophistication be your secret weapon as you plan your next event.

For more information, complete the inquiry form below or contact our events department at events@murrayscheese.com or 212-243-3289 x222

Class Options:

  • Cheese 101 - Guided 1.5-hour tasting of seven premium cheeses, led by a Murray's Cheese Expert. Class is complete with house red and sparkling wines. 10 - 30 guests.
  • Wine & Cheese 101 - Guided 1.5-hour tasting of six wines specifically paired with six premium cheeses, led by a Murray’s Cheese Expert and a Wine Expert. 10 - 24 guests.
  • Beer (or Cider) & Cheese 101 - Guided 1.5-hour tasting of six beers (or cider) specifically paired with six premium cheeses, led by a Murray’s Cheese Expert and a Beer Expert. 10 - 24 guests.
  • Whiskey & Cheese 101 - Guided 1.5-hour tasting of six whiskeys specifically paired with six premium cheeses, led by a Murray’s Cheese Expert and a Whiskey Expert. 10 - 24 guests.
  • Mozzarella Making - Guided 1.5-hour class sectioned into two parts: one 30-minute guided tasting of five Mozzarella-style cheeses and an hour-long, hands-on Mozzarella making session. Class is complete with house red and sparkling wines. All guests receive additional mozzarella curd to take home. 10 - 24 guests.
  • Grilled Cheese Workshop - Guided 1.5 hour class sectioned into two parts: one 30-minute guided tasting of five cheeses that are great for grilling and a hands-on Gourmet Grilled Cheese making session, with sweet and savory options. Every student gets to make a sandwich to enjoy during class. Class is complete with house red and sparkling wines. 10 - 24 guests.

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