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Old Amsterdam Cheese Store

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The centre of Amsterdam is home to three of Old Amsterdam Cheese Store's shops where you can buy your cheese-themed souvenir! Our cheese experts are always pleased to give you a warm welcome and your very own Amsterdam cheese experience. Besides Old...more
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Damrak 62, 1012 LM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good grocery store in Amsterdam can provide you with all these cheeses at almost half the prices too . Alot of these cheese shops are geared more for the tourist that doesn't have much knowledge of dozens of different cheeses in one store stacked...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Grant G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We thought that while in Amsterdam it would be criminal not to partake in at least one cheese-themed activity, so decided on the cheese and wine tasting at the Old Amsterdam Cheese Store. Our guide was Andrea, and he took us through the cheese making...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kurt17
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The store offers a wide selection of cheese in several flavors and ingredients. They do also have spicy cheese for chilly lovers. It is good to visit the store if you like cheese.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank schroff
Reviewed 30 November 2018

We had bought tickets to a wine and cheese tasting through TripAdvisor before going on our trip. Glad we did. The tasting really was a thinly disguised sales pitch for the cheese store, but we enjoyed the information about the cheeses, and the camaraderie of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank genenurse
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Great cheese and wine, knowledgeable guide. Worth wasting a couple of hours. Meet folks from many countries.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank FrankF1980
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Old Amsterdam are some of my favourite cheese in the world, so it's a delight to wander around the store and sample. The goat cheese is absolutely wonderful, and the vintage version is also a must-try, if you can get it!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Slsta1976
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

I treated my partner to the cheese and wine tasting session as a birthday treat at this store , I was left with my French bulldog for an hour (which went really fast !) About 15 minutes before the tasting was due to end, I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

There’s plenty of stores to visit whilst in Amsterdam and that’s always a good thing for you cheese lovers out there. The original is my personal favourite (which I had to bring some back to England with me) but the amount of cheeses, meats, chutneys...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

Henry Willig has the monopoly in cheese shops in Amsterdam under a variety of guises and names. So, the same cheese in different packaging, mass produced for tourists. Go find an independent producer !

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Really good experience. It was very educational and enriching. The cheese and wine fantastic. They had a quiz and gave us a souvenir from Amsterdam.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Oahuwoman
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Response from Thierry W | Property representative |
Thanks for choosing our farmer cheese. We have no expiry date on the cheese since the cheese will mature when placed at room temperature. It depends on the conditions but an estimate for expiry date is about 6 months... More
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