Remembering the Ferry BuildingPosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
We are sad to close a chapter in Cowgirls’ history as we bid farewell to our shop and cafe at San Francisco’s iconic Ferry Building. We are also grateful to have been part of this community, and to have welcomed visitors there for nearly two decades. In honor of our time at the Ferry Building, Cowgirl’s Managing Director Amanda Parker shares her own memories of the building, and speaks of what’s to come.
Mt Tam is a 2021 Good Food Award Winner!Posted by Cowgirl Creamery on
Mt Tam won big at the recent 2021 Good Food Awards! We're thrilled to showcase the exceptional organic milk of our pasture-based dairy partners, transforming California sunshine in our beloved Mt Tam. Check out all the winners at the link (Hop Along and Inverness were also finalists), and ask for Mt Tam from your favorite local cheesemonger.
Peg & Sue Announce RetirementPosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
Our pioneering cofounders announced their official retirement this month, cementing a legacy of organic cheesemaking, environmental stewardship, and sharing extraordinary food with our community.
An Update on our Good Neighbors: Victory Cheese BoxPosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
Over 6 months ago, we decided to give back to our friends and neighbors California artisan cheese industry–a community that has nourished and inspired us for all these years. At year's end, we've tallied over $20k in donations to the California Artisan Cheese Guild through our Good Neighbors: Victory Cheese Box, supporting artisan and small-scale cheesemakers in our home state. Thank you to all of you who made it possible: gifting and enjoying terrific California cheese for a good cause.
The California Artisan Cheese Guild: A Brief RetrospectivePosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
Our Co-Founder Sue reflects on the recent history of artisan cheesemaking in California, and the creation of the California Artisan Cheese Guild. A grassroots organization of cheesemakers, retailers, farmers, and advocates, the California Artisan Cheese Guild provides essential marketing and education resources to our precious cheesemakers.
Jill's Family Potato LatkesPosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
Happy Hannukah! Our Pt Reyes Sous Chef (and Cheesemonger Invitational Champion) Jill shares her family recipe for Potato Latkes, with a side of Crème Fraîche and freshly chopped herbs to lighten up this comforting holiday dish. Stop by our Creamery Barn Shop & Cantina this weekend (December 11th -13th) for latkes and our organic, artisan cheese.
Small Town Sustainability: Point Reyes StationPosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
Point Reyes Station has become a destination for food and nature lovers and it continues to be a hub for the region's ranchers, chefs and farmers, who produce some of the best food in Northern California. Cowgirl Creamery has been central to connecting these producers together by distributing their products to stores and restaurants and educating visitors about the benefits of local food systems