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Cheese Challenge

From: March 17, 2018 at 10:00am to: Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 2:00pm

People’s Food Co-op Cheese Challenge!

Get to know the great cheese available at your co-op by participating in the cheese bracket challenge!

Follow your store’s bracket, taste the cheese pairs in-store, and cast your vote for the winner by dropping a bean in the jar for your favorite.

Keep up with the challenge on social media, the PFC website, and through the poster bracket in-store.

 

Week 3!

Big weekend for the Cheese Challenge at both stores. We had over 100 entries in the Grand Prize bracket competition.

Week 3 will have the remaining four winning cheeses from last week for you to sample. You may still enter to win the $35 cheese basket at this coming Saturday's event. Rules and updated brackets are available here.

The Updated Wisconsin Cheese Challenge bracket is available here!

The Updated Minnesota Cheese Challenge bracket is available here!

 

PRIZES!

Grand Prize

A basket of assorted cheeses worth $150 
To win, a complete brackets must be submitted by 4 p.m. on March 17 to the co-op customer service desks.

 

Weekly Cheese Prizes

• March 24: A basket of assorted cheeses worth $50
  Brackets filled out up to the March 24 column and submitted by 4 p.m. on March 24

• March 31: A basket of assorted cheeses worth $35
  Brackets filled out up to the March 31 column and submitted by 4 p.m. on March 31

• April 2: A basket of assorted cheeses worth $20
  Brackets filled out up to the April 2 column and submitted by 4 p.m. on April 2

 

Important Contest Rules!

Two ways to win:

1) Grand Prize Contest:
To enter the Grand Prize Contest, complete and submit the entire bracket by 4 p.m. on March 17 to the co-op customer service desk.

One winning bracket will be randomly selected from each location.

2) Weekly Cheese Challenge Contest:
To enter the Weekly Cheese Challenge Contest, complete and submit that week’s bracket by 4 p.m. on the day of the tasting (March 17, March, 24, March 31, or April 2).

One winning bracket will be randomly selected from each location.

Challenge schedule

Tasting from 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
March 17: 16 cheeses to 8 cheeses
March 24: 8 cheeses to 4 cheeses
March 31: 4 cheeses to 2 cheeses
April 2: 2 cheeses to winner
 

Cost: Free

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