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RMCAD 2017

2017 Raw Milk Cheese Appreciation Day events

Flagship Events

700 events worldwide and counting.

A day to celebrate with turophiles (cheese-lovers) around the world. 

Raw milk cheeses are unique in flavor, history, and carry on traditional cheesemaking practices. Producers who make them are passionate about craftsmanship and animal husbandry. Their cheeses represent years, even decades, of knowledge and thoughtful innovation to better their products. 

Join the celebration. Host you own cheese tasting at home. Ask you cheesemonger for pairing suggestions.

Download our resources:

Pairing Mat

Cheese Banner

RMCAD Banner

RMCAD Stamps



By joining in celebration. You recognize Raw Milk Cheeses as part of our collective culinary heritage and the work of artisans. Here is the perfect opportunity to try a new cheese, visit a farm, engage with a producer or cheesemonger, and even write your elected officials to encourage them to protect and promote artisanal producers.  

Look for our signs in store near you and thank them for supporting artisan cheesemaking. To find a celebration near you check out our listings. 

Are you a retailer or producer hosting a celebration?

Our media package contains resources to host your celebration.

See highlights from 2015 and 2016 celebrations. 

In partnership with the Guilde Internationale des Fromagers and 18 of its chapters around the world.