Classes at Murray's Cheese

At Murray’s there’s only one thing we love more than cheese - sharing that passion for cheese with you! We’ve designed our educational events to offer you a myriad of ways to get your cheese on. Murray's offers daily public programming where you can taste through a flight of premium cheeses with our expert instructors. Join us at a fan-favorite pairing class where we pair a variety of cheeses with wine, whiskey, beers & more!

Virtual Classes

We're bringing our classrooms online! When you sign up for class, you'll receive a shipment of four cheeses and accompaniments--enough for four people to take the class--and a personalized pairing guide. Our incredibly instructors as they guide you through impeccable pairings at home.

In-Person Classes

Come visit our classroom at our Bleecker Street location and learn from our expert instructors! We’ll match cheeses with a unique selection of spirits and gourmet accompaniments while teaching you the basics, from milk science to crafting the perfect pair. You’ll be a cheese novice in no time!

Important Business Update:

As of Monday 8/23, in compliance with New York City indoor activity mandates, Murray’s In-Person Classes will require proof of vaccination with valid photo ID for indoor dining. Proof of vaccination is not required to dine outdoors or to pick up grab and go orders.

Accepted forms of vaccination proof: A physical CDC Vaccination Record Card OR A vaccination record issued by a non-US country OR the NYC COVID Safe mobile application OR the NY State Excelsior Pass. Photo ID is required with all types of vaccination proof.

Thank you for understanding. We hope to serve you soon! For more info on the Key to NYC mandate, click the link: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/doh/covid/covid-19-vaccines-keytonyc.page
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Virtual Private Events and Classes

Virtual Private Events & Classes

Now you can access the magic of our private event space online! We’re offering private virtual classes so you can video chat with your selected guests while enjoying some Cheese 101 from home--perfect for corporate happy hours, bachelorette parties, family reunions, or intimate gatherings with friends.
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Private Classes & Events

For knowledge seekers and food lovers of all kinds we offer intimate private tasting classes and events for groups. Events take place in the private classrooms overlooking our Bleecker Street Shop. Want something special? We can currate your experience with customized menus, experiences & wine & beverage packages for your guests.
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Murray's Boot Camp

Spend your weekend learning and tasting what we know best: CHEESE! Murray’s Boot Camp is for cheese enthusiasts and professionals alike who seek a strong (and tasty) foundation in the world of cheese. Our weekend-long class is a serious course of study and includes suggested readings and a final exam. Successful completion of the program is awarded with a Certificate of Achievement. After three days of lectures, demonstrations, and tastings in our Greenwich Village classrooms and Cheese Caves, each student will be able to differentiate cheese styles, describe cheeses in depth, and pair like a pro.

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