Cooking for the Holidays with Hilmar Cheese

Brittany Souza (Hilmar Cheese Visitor Center manager) and Denise Skidmore (Director, Education and Public Relations with Hilmar Cheese) are in the kitchen with Mae showing her an easy cheese and meat skewer anyone can bring to upcoming holiday party.

The Tastes of the Valley event will be held on Thursday, October 6, 2016 from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. with food provided by Hilmar Cheese, as well as a variety of other food vendors and restaurants.  The event will also include 20 wineries, as well as an assortment of craft brews that will provide tasting.  Tickets to the event are being sold for $50 each; with the proceeds benefiting the Agricultural Studies Program at Stanislaus State and the Stanislaus County Friends of the Fair Foundation.  Tickets to the event can be purchased online at or at the Fairgrounds office.