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Hungry for History

  • Saturday, June 4, 2022, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Celebrate Jefferson County's Cheesemaking Heritage! 

  • Tour Historic Stone Mills and learn about Jefferson County's Dairy Heritage 
  • Eat specialty cheese dishes at a local restaurant or food truck 
  • Tour local dairy farms and sample cheese at participating locations 
  • Watch cooking demonstrations using local cheese 
  • Enter to win prizes and raffles 

Pick up your brochure and punch card at our office the week of the event, or your first stop the day of the event! 

Wondering where your first stop will be?! Choose any of the following businesses: 

  • Stone Mills Museum - LaFargeville
    • 10 AM - 2 PM
    • Explore the historic Stone Mills Museum! You can also visit with staff from CCE Jefferson, get free cheese samples from Great Lakes Cheese, and watch a food demonstration (that involves cheese, of course!). 

Retail Stores:

Farms:

  • Old McDonald's Farm / North Harbor Dairy - Sackets Harbor 
    • 10 AM - 6 PM 
    • Visit them for $5 dairy farm tours with the purchase of admission. Receive 20% off if you book online with the code in the brochure! 
  • Grimshaw Farm Stand - Adams 
    • Farm Stand: 7 AM - 7 PM 
    • Farm Tours: 1 PM - 4 PM 
  • Country Cousins Farm - Evans Mills 
    • 7 AM - 7 PM 
    • Visit their farm stand, tour their dairy barn, and sample cheese! 

Restaurants:

  • Flashback Brewing Company - Watertown 
    • 3 PM - 10 PM 
    • Serving fried cheese from local producers! 
  • City Dawgz
    • Check Facebook page for times and locations! 
    • Serving a specialty cheese dish. 
  • Bella's - Clayton 
    • 11 AM - 3 PM 
    • Serving local cheese on multiple dishes. 
  • Johnny D's Food Truck - parked at Swan Bay Resort and Marina 
    • Serving poutine made with fresh Great Lakes Cheese curd! 

View the flyer for this event

Contact

Abigail Jantzi
Dairy & Livestock Specialist
aej48@cornell.edu
315-788-8450 ext. 278

Last updated May 18, 2022