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Tastings and Events

  • Most of our current events are VIRTUAL, but some are IN PERSON - please read the description carefully!
  • Zoom links will be sent by email no later than the day before the event
  • All of our virtual events have Live Transcription (Closed Captioning) enabled on Zoom
  • Tasting kits will be available for pickup or Ann Arbor delivery starting at 11am the day before the event
  • Only some tasting kits can be shipped.  Information is provided in each event description
  • You can use a credit card or a Zingerman's Gift Card to pay for your event
  • We understand that life happens! We offer a full refund when you cancel 48 hours ahead of the scheduled event
  • If you are interested in scheduling a private tasting event or cooking demo, please fill out our inquiry form and someone will get back to you soon
  • If you have any questions, contact our Deli Events team at [email protected]

Cheese 201: Gouda

Zingerman's Delicatessen 422 Detroit St., Ann Arbor

This event will take place IN PERSON at Zingerman’s Delicatessen! Beyond the basics, our Cheese 201 series will dive into one of the seven styles that we cover in Cheese 101! (But hey, this isn't college, so no pre-req required!) This class we'll be talking about all things Gouda. Gouda is a washed curd cheese … Continued

$30.00

Get Schooled! Going Off the Deep End with Tinned Sardines

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

Our Deli Specialty Food staff thinks tinned fish is a pantry’s ultimate secret weapon. Rich in protein, omega-3’s and full-flavored goodness, tinned seafood preserves the ocean’s best at the peak of flavor and quality. Tinned fish is not only a delicious, healthy choice, it’s also supremely sustainable, ultra portable and easy to store. Mongers Kevin … Continued

$12.00 – $75.00

Tea 201: Green Tea

Zingerman's Delicatessen 422 Detroit St., Ann Arbor

This event will take place IN PERSON at Zingerman’s Delicatessen! Join us for a deeper dive into one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world - tea! This session we'll be going beyond the 101 level to discuss green tea history, production, origins, styles, brewing methods, and tips for making the most of … Continued

$25.00

Cheddar is a Verb

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

Cheddar is a linguistic jack of all trades, and the cheese is certainly masterful. Join our very own ACS CCP Zach Sievers and Deli events assistant Connor Valone as we dive deep into the cheddar mysticism; where it was born, how it grew up, and how it came to be such a massive staple for … Continued

$12.00 – $45.00