Eco-friendly picnic collection

July 25, 2008 10:51:13 AM PDT
Picnic season is in full swing. Pastoral artisan cheese, bread and wine has been named the official picnic partner of Chicago's Grant Park music festival.

It's now offering eco-friendly picnic collections.

Owners Greg O'Neill and Ken Miller are here to explain how to put together a picnic that's delicious -- and good for the planet.

Pastoral Artisan Cheese, Bread & Wine
Loop -- 53 East Lake Street, 312-658-1250
Lakeview -- 2945 North Broadway, 773-472-4781
www.pastoralartisan.com

Festival of Cheese
Saturday, July 26
5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Hilton Chicago
720 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago

The hallmark of the cheese conference, cheese lovers will feast on more than 1,100 kinds of cheese, including the winners from this year's competition. Includes a Festival Markpetplace. This event is open to the public, and tickets are available for sale at the door for $85.

Cheese Sale
Sunday, July 27
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Kendall College
900 N. North branch St.
Chicago

Sale to be held in the third floor Dining Room. With 500 cheese makers bringing more than 1,100 cheeses to Chicago, there is bound to be some extra cheese. The public can buy their favorite cheeses at bargain basement prices, while cheese makers will be available to talk and offer samples. This sale will run while supplies last, so be sure to come early. At these prices, purchasing will be brisk, and it won't take long for all the cheeses to be sold!

Cheese Sale at Pastoral Saturday, July 26 and Sunday, July 27 --All Day (Loop and Lakeview)

Buy delicious competition cheeses from the American Cheese Society at delicious prices ? take home a hunk for everyone in the family to use for cooking, snacking or sharing with neighbors. A one-time only opportunity!

Store Info
Loop
53 East Lake Street
Chicago, Illinois 60601
312-658-1250

Store Hours
Monday - Friday
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.


Lakeview
2945 North Broadway
Chicago, Illinois 60657
773-472-4781

Store Hours
Tuesday - Friday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Closed Mondays


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