Sweet Freedom Cheese Announces Grand Opening
[Bentonville, Arkansas] - Award-winning cheesemonger and Certified Cheese Professional, Jessica Keahey (ACS CCP®), announces the grand opening of Sweet Freedom Cheese, the only independently-owned full-service cut-to-order cheese shop in Arkansas located at 801 SE 8th Street in Bentonville, Arkansas. The shop sits among a vibrant and diverse food community in the South Market Food Hall at the 8th Street Market. This is the company’s first retail location.
Sweet Freedom Cheese offers a unique selection of locally and internationally-sourced cheeses, cured meats, and specialty grocery items. In addition, customers can enjoy cheese plates, charcuterie boards, sandwiches, fondue, beer, and wine in the dining room or purchase one of the many delicious prepared items to go. A variety of catering options are available for private events, corporate gatherings, or specialty gifting. In addition, the dining room may be reserved for unique experiences, private events or meetings.
Cheese lovers can also enjoy a variety of events taking place at the shop, including cheesemaking classes with notable guest lecturers, wine tastings, and cheese trivia. A calendar of upcoming events can be found at sweetfreedomcheese.com.
After spending a decade as an engineer, Sweet Freedom Cheese founder Jessica Keahey’s background in microbiology led her to the fascinating and delicious world of cheese. Since then, she’s studied extensively with cheese experts from around the globe, earning the distinction of being named a Certified Cheese Professional by the American Cheese Society in 2018.