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Mad River Taste

Closed Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Very cool place with artisan foods

This is a very neat place if your into artisan food products. The selection of cheeses from local... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Ken S
Fort Myers, Florida
via mobile
Nice place, Taste Place.

A clean and modern-looking building with plenty of parking. A great variety of cheeses and... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Montreal, QC
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“spirits”(3 reviews)
“cider”(2 reviews)
“cheese”(6 reviews)
The Mad River Taste Place is a learning center, tasting gallery, retail store and gathering place focused on local, artisan food and drink. Over 50 makers are represented with a wide selection of products that range from cultured butter, naturally...more
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89 Mad River Green, Mad River Green Shopping Area, Waitsfield, VT 05673
+1 802-496-3165
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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

This is a very neat place if your into artisan food products. The selection of cheeses from local farmers was outstanding. Also meats, spirits and ciders. Very cool place to visit and taste local items. Would definitely go back again.

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 2 July 2018

A clean and modern-looking building with plenty of parking. A great variety of cheeses and charcuterie, all local. A walk-in fridge with beers and ciders galore. Lots of other local products as well (sweet treats, jams, bottled spirits, etc.). We were unsure about some of...More

Thank NanaE91
Reviewed 24 February 2018

We really enjoyed tasting the cheeses and then sampling at home with the large cheese board. i wish they had an extra large version, as we brought the cheeses, bread, etc to a family dinner, and probably should have gotten two. Maybe suggest how many...More

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 16 February 2018

I have traveled extensively and have enjoyed all types of vacations/hotels/restaurants from extravagant to economical. My reviews are with an eye for understanding where I am in the world and that there are a world of differences. My husband and I enjoyed a Valentine Special...More

Thank madskiing
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent selection of local cheese, beer, and spirits. As the name implys, you can taste all the cheese before you buy. Knowledgeable helpful staff.

Thank Nancy T
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped by to ask about the distillery tours and was told you have to book it online in advance. We sampled 3 different rums and 2 types of bourbon. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. There were cheese tastings available as well.

Thank toyah134
Reviewed 14 July 2017

They took a bank and repurposed it. There is a cheese case where descriptions are given of all the cheeses and the prices. You can ask for a small taste of any that you are curious about. You can purchase any that you wish. There...More

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