Offerings

The Shop

garrotxa in the cave

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.

leonora platter e parker

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!

elegant cake thumbnail

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.

 see our current wine & beer list

savory grilled cheese: comté + caramelized onion compote + pain levain $7
sweet grilled cheese: fresh chèvrenutella + apricot-almond spreadpain levain $7
grilled cheese + beer combo: either grilled cheese + any beer = $12

Classes

blue prosecco pour thumbnail

We Heart Cheese: Chocolate, Cheese & Baller Bubbly

February 13th & 14th

February is for Cheese Lovers! And what pairs better with cheese than elegant, bubbly wine? We’re opening up some extra-special, extra-fancy bottles of Champagne and sparkling wine that you just can’t find by the glass. Paired with unique, artisanal chocolates, including chocolate truffles from CoCo Sala, hand-dipped chocolate figs & more.

fondue pot

Fondue-Making Demo

Wednesday February 18th, 6pm – 8pm

Join us for the inaugural event at the Union Market Test Kitchen, where we’ll demonstrate how to make classic cheese fondue with unique and delicious artisanal Alpine-style cheeses. We’ll have special ready-made cheese selections as well as our très-chic Fondue Kits available for purchase so you can easily recreate this winter warmer at home.

Events

fondue pot

Fondue-Making Demo

Wednesday February 18th, 6pm – 8pm

Join us for the inaugural event at the Union Market Test Kitchen, where we’ll demonstrate how to make classic cheese fondue with unique and delicious artisanal Alpine-style cheeses. We’ll have special ready-made cheese selections as well as our très-chic Fondue Kits available for purchase so you can easily recreate this winter warmer at home.

Screen Shot 2014-06-13 at 12.08.51 PM

Angelika Pop-Up @ UM

Known for indie flicks and super tasty treats, the Angelika Film Center will be opening its full capacity theater in late 2015 at Union Market. Til then, it’s running a pop-up theater right behind the Market.
To welcome the Angelika and filmgoers to our ‘hood, Righteous Cheese will be offering all ticket-holders a 25% discount on all beer and wine by the glass!

Gifts

cheese and honey basket

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

dc cheese boards

D.C. Cheese Boards

Looking for D.C. Cheese Boards?

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

gift card photo - small

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!

:: gift card form ::