Mia Carta Guided Wine and Cheese Tasting with Janet Fletcher

Master the principles of wine and cheese pairing in this sit-down guided tasting with cheese authority Janet Fletcher. You’ll taste seven exceptional artisan cheeses with fine wines from the Mia Carta vintner collective and you’ll be a more confident taster when you leave.

Masterclass Highlights


Explore the world of fine wine with four carefully chosen artisan wines. Sip and savor as you discover the nuances of each wine and how they harmonize with the cheeses.

Ilsley Sauvignon Blanc, Yountville, 2022
Redmon Chardonnay, Carneros, 2019
Sciandri E’Li Red Blend, Coombsville, NV
RARECAT Saint-Émilion Grand Cru, 2016


Janet Fletcher, a James Beard Award-winning food writer and cheese authority, will share her unparalleled knowledge and passion for all things cheese. Her insights and anecdotes will make this 90 minute class an educational and entertaining experience.

Fletcher is the publisher of the Planet Cheese blog and the author of three books on cheese (Cheese & Wine, Cheese & Beer and The Cheese Course.) She is also the cheese columnist for Specialty Food and Tasting Panel magazines and a member of the invitation-only Guilde Internationale des Fromagers. Janet has taught cheese appreciation to thousands of consumers and food and beverage professionals in the 25 years she has been writing about cheese.


Janet Fletcher will guide you through a sensory experience like no other, introducing you to a curated selection of seven exceptional cheeses. From creamy and delicate to bold and intense, each cheese will be a masterpiece in itself, sourced from the finest artisanal producers.


Whether you’re hosting a festive dinner party, a cozy gathering with friends, or looking for the perfect holiday gift, this class will equip you with the skills and confidence to create unforgettable cheese and wine pairings that will leave your guests in awe.


Date: November 9th, 2023

Time: 6 PM

Location: Mia Carta Napa, 1209 First Street Napa, CA 94559

Ticket Price: $90

Limited Seats Available. Reserve your spot today and secure your place at this exclusive event!

Discover the art of pairing wine and cheese with Janet Fletcher, and make your holiday gatherings unforgettable. Book your tickets today and get ready to savor the season in style!


November 09
6:00 pm