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That Cheese Party

That Cheese Party

Marissa Mullen's Book Tour

On May 26th, Marissa Mullen (of Instagrams “Cheese By Numbers”) brings “That Cheese Party” to Alisal Ranch to celebrate her new book. We’ll have curated cheese bites from the book, a grazing table, exclusive merch as well as a book signing with author Marissa Mullen!

Ticket includes: One signed copy of the book, That Cheese Plate Wants To Party with a custom “cheese Party” canvas tote, curated cheese and bites, wine pairings, live music a personalized book signing and more!

Learn about Marissa!

MARISSA MULLEN is a Brooklyn based best-selling author, entrepreneur, food stylist and content creator. She is the founder of That Cheese Plate, a global community for cheese plate inspiration and recipes, and creator of the Cheese By Numbers method, a step-by-step approach to creative food styling. She is known for pioneering the cheese and charcuterie trend in popular culture today and creating art out of simplicity.

In addition to photography and recipe development, Marissa teaches That Cheese Class, the original “build your own board” workshop and is the Resident Cheese Contributor at Food52. Her debut cookbook, That Cheese Plate Will Change Your Life focuses on how crafting a cheese plate can be a grounding, meditative activity. This book has inspired many, awarded with Amazon’s Editor’s Pick for 2020 and listed on Wall Street Journal’s Best-Seller List.

Her anticipated second cookbook, That Cheese Plate Wants To Party is set to release on April 11th 2023 with The Dial Press / Random House. This how-to guide will turn any gathering into a cheese-filled opportunity for connection, featuring forty new cheese boards for parties of all kinds, thoughtful drink pairings, color themes, floral arrangement tips, tablescape ideas, and even musical playlists. By modernizing and demystifying the concept of a dinner party, Mullen’s next book takes the art of mindful plating to the next level by turning self-care communal.

With her skillful abilities to curate experiences in the world of entertainment and food, Marissa is dedicated to bringing people together through cooking, creativity and artistic expression. Featured on The Today Show, Good Morning America, The Rachael Ray Show, Live with Kelly + Ryan, Access Hollywood, Business Insider and Food + Wine among many others, Marissa’s cheese plates have revolutionized the way cheese and charcuterie boards are crafted. Her impact inspires authenticity, intentional gatherings and finding joy in the present moment.


Ticket Includes:

  • A copy of Marissa Mullen’s new book
  • Access to ‘That Cheese Party’ to make your own charcuterie board
  • Wine from local vineyards
  • Live music