A Guide to Nola’s Cheese Fest, Fête des Fromages

Cheese has been around at least 3,000 years longer than the first written language. And, while reading the vitriol found in certain corners of the internet, I sometimes think written language might be overrated.

But I never…. EVER… have thought cheese was overrated.

Cheese is so beloved, it’s hard to believe our city of New Orleans — the city with a celebration for everything — took 299 years to honor the world’s most popular coagulated milk product.

That all changed last year.

To read the rest of the story, please go to: Very Local New Orleans