Wedge – A Cheese Shop

Fine Cheeses, Charcuterie, and Accompaniments in MidTown Reno

Book Signing, Tasting and Holiday Cheese Plate Demonstration with Cheese for Dummies Co-Author Laurel Miller


On Tuesday, Nov. 20th, from 4-7pm, Wedge has the pleasure of hosting a tasting and book signing event with Laurel Miller, co-author of Cheese for Dummies.

This event is open to the general public. Guests can purchase a copy of Cheese for Dummies on-site, and have it signed by Ms. Miller.

From all of us at Wedge, we look forward to seeing you Tuesday afternoon!

Any questions regarding this free event, please contact Wedge at 775-737-4078 or

More about the author.
Laurel Miller is a Boulder, Colorado-based food and travel writer, contributing editor at culture: the word on cheese, and co-author of Cheese for Dummies. She’s also a contributor at Gadling and various regional and national magazines.

Laurel grew up on a small California ranch raising dairy goats and a menagerie of other animals, which is what inspired her to educate people about sustainable agriculture and seasonal eating through her business, The Sustainable Kitchen®. When not sitting in her pajamas in front of her computer, Laurel can be found enjoying the outdoors, or backpacking around the world eating street food and acquiring new and exciting tropical diseases.


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Cheese Basics.

This class will give you a wealth of knowledge to help you navigate any cheese counter. We will discuss the way cheeses are made and how they are categorized. We will also learn about the major cheesemaking regions of the world. This class includes cheese, wine, bread and accompaniments.

American Classics.

Think French cheese is the best? American cheesemakers are winning more world cheese championships every year. We will taste some of the best from the cheesemaker Pioneers like Laura Chenel and Vermont Butter & Cheese Creamery as well as the innovative up-and-comers in this class. As always, class includes cheese, wine, bread and accompaniments.

Cheese & Wine Pairing.

Everyone wants to know how to pair cheese and wine like the experts. We will share with you the "secrets" and guidelines to perfect pairings. As always, class includes cheese, wine, bread and accompaniments.