Murray's Cheese Shop
In addition to providing residents with one-stop shopping convenience for all their grocery needs, the new
Sherman Oaks Ralphs
will feature an in-store Murray's Cheese Shop.
Founded in 1940, Murray's Cheese is the oldest cheese shop in
New York City
and is known for its expertise in cheese and huge selection of cheeses from around the world. The Sherman Oaks Murray's Cheese Shop will offer more than 175 types of cheese – including dozens of local varieties — plus a wide selection of specialty items including crackers, dried fruit, and an olive and antipasto bar.
As part of its commitment to educating its customers, the Sherman Oaks Murray's Cheese Shop will host several "Meet Your Cheesemaker" events and tastings. The tastings are free and open to the public. Dates and times are:
- April 10, 3 p.m.to 7 p.m., Fiscalini Farms, Modesto, CA
- April 11, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., Sartori Cheese, Plymouth, WI
- April 12, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Lemon Bird Preserves, Los Angeles, CA
- April 13, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese Company, Point Reyes Station, CA
, president of Murray's Cheese and author of The Murray's Cheese Handbook, will be available to meet customers as part of the store's grand-opening festivities.
The Sherman Oaks Murray's Cheese Shop is the fourth Murray's to open inside a Ralphs supermarket. Murray's Cheese Shops can also be found at Ralphs supermarkets in
West Los Angeles
The San Fernando Valley's first Kosher Experience
The new Sherman Oaks Ralphs Fresh Fare will also feature a full-service Kosher Experience department. A first for Ralphs in the San Fernando Valley, the Kosher Experience is a 1,500 square-foot store within a store featuring a full-service delicatessen, bakery, meat and seafood department, frozen food section and several aisles of non-perishable kosher food products.