Offerings

The Shop

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Our Cheese Counter

Righteous Cheese is an artisanal cheese shop offering unique, uncommon cheeses handmade in small batches locally, across the US and around Europe. Our selection changes seasonally as we focus on cheeses that are truly at peak ripeness – utter deliciousness!

Come visit us in the heart of DC’s vibrant artisan food hall, Union Market.

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Cheese Platters

A platter overflowing with artisanal cheeses, fruit & nuts is a simple, no-fuss way to kick off any gathering. Bring friends and family around the table with our hand-picked selections of seasonal cheese at its peak ripeness. Order here!

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Cheese Wedding Cakes

Have a standout wedding with a unique, beautiful and delectable cheese wedding cake created by Righteous Cheese. No matter how large or small your soirée, we offer services to suit your needs. Begin the most delicious part of your wedding here.

The Bar

cheese & wine, all the time!

Slake your thirst for knowledge at the Righteous Cheese bar, where you can grab a drink and glimpse a rare, behind-the-scenes view of a bustling cheese shop in action. Our carefully-curated wine and beer list presents the same rare and delicious finds that you expect from our cheese counter – and our knowledgeable staff will help you select the perfect sip to pair with your cheese selections from our retail counter – all of which can be enjoyed throughout the market.

today’s grilled cheese: quicke’s cheddar + mustard + pain levain $7
grilled cheese + beer combo = $12

see our current wine & beer list

Classes

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Eden Cider & Cheese Free Open House Pairing

Thursday October 30th
5 pm – 6pm

Kick off the first in our series of free tasting demos with both the delicious honey crisp ice cider & the dry sparkling cider from Vermont’s Eden and learn what types of cheese pair best with these unique quaffs.

Drop in between 5pm – 6pm and sample two wildly different styles of American ciders – one dry, one sweet – to learn how they best pair with cheese, as well as what makes them so special.

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Virginia Cider Week Free Open House Pairing

Thursdays, 5pm – 6pm
November 6th, 13th, 20th

At Righteous Cheese, celebrate Virginia Cider Week with a special FREE Virginia cider and cheese pairing on Thursday, November 20th from 5pm – 6pm at our bar. Drop in for a free sample of cider & cheese and learn how to pair the two together, as well as what makes each special.
Keep the party going throughout the month of November with free Virginia cider & cheese tasting demos every Thursday night.

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Holiday Wine & Cheese Free Open House Pairing

Thursdays, 5 pm – 6 pm
December 4th, 11th, 18th

Wondering what cheeses and wines will best please your holiday guests and pair well together? Drop by our free tasting demo from 5 pm – 6 pm on Thursdays in December to sample popular yet unique wines that are sure to please discriminating palates, and learn what cheeses are best to serve at your holiday table or bring to your host.

All wines are offered by the glass to enjoy throughout the market after; and our mongers will help you put together a gift or cheese selection, whatever your holiday needs may be.

Events

eden sparkling cider

Eden Cider & Cheese Free Open House Pairing

Thursday October 30th
5 pm – 6pm

Kick off the first in our series of free tasting demos with both the delicious honey crisp ice cider & the dry sparkling cider from Vermont’s Eden and learn what types of cheese pair best with these unique quaffs.

Drop in between 5pm – 6pm and sample two wildly different styles of American ciders – one dry, one sweet – to learn how they best pair with cheese, as well as what makes them so special.

cider - potters

Virginia Cider Week Free Open House Pairing

Thursdays, 5pm – 6pm
November 6th, 13th, 20th

At Righteous Cheese, celebrate Virginia Cider Week with a special FREE Virginia cider and cheese pairing on Thursday, November 20th from 5pm – 6pm at our bar. Drop in for a free sample of cider & cheese and learn how to pair the two together, as well as what makes each special.
Keep the party going throughout the month of November with free Virginia cider & cheese tasting demos every Thursday night.

blue prosecco pour cropped

Holiday Wine & Cheese Free Open House Pairing

Thursdays, 5 pm – 6 pm
December 4th, 11th, 18th

Wondering what cheeses and wines will best please your holiday guests and pair well together? Drop by our free tasting demo from 5 pm – 6 pm on Thursdays in December to sample popular yet unique wines that are sure to please discriminating palates, and learn what cheeses are best to serve at your holiday table or bring to your host.

All wines are offered by the glass to enjoy throughout the market after; and our mongers will help you put together a gift or cheese selection, whatever your holiday needs may be.

Gifts

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Gift Baskets

Beautiful, hand-selected gifts for your most righteous friends and family.
Each gift basket has an elegant presentation of artisanal cheeses,
chocolates and accompaniments from the very best of the Righteous Cheese selection.

Select your gift here

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D.C. Cheese Boards

Looking for D.C. Cheese Boards?

Order online & pick up at the shop for your convenience.

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Gift Cards

To purchase a gift card for Righteous Cheese, please visit the shop or download a gift card form below. Feel free to also drop us a line at info@righteouscheese.com!

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