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“Good tour, additional information in Dutch was helpful”

Historische Senfmuehle
Ranked #2 of 25 things to do in Cochem
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 21 August 2013

This 'tour' is in one room, in which the (working) mill is shown, and it is explained how the mustard is made. Relaxed tour, takes about only 20 min, but that's enough.
The presentation is in German, but we were given additional information in Dutch, which was helpful. And because I can also speak quite some German, I could tell that the Dutch translation was a pretty good copy of what the guide was telling (unlike what a recent reviewer from Canada concluded, although she admitted not speaking German).
The mustards sold in the shop are very nice! You can also do a tasting.
Note: This mill is from the same owners as the one in Cologne, and they sell the same mustards. So if you've taken the tour in Cologne, don't do this one :).

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Reviewed 25 July 2013

Because we're staying so close we visited the historic mill. My husband, the foodie, loved sampling th different mustards. However, you do not need the "tour" for this. The tour was being taken into 1 room and shown the process. Being that we didn't speak German, we had to read a paper copy, but it didn't match the presenter. I was interesting to see, but cold have been done over 3 min, instead of 30.

Go for the mustard, but skip the tour.

1  Thank lysmekah
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Reviewed 21 July 2013

Lovely old building with very helpful assisistant , who allowed us to taste the mustards no time for tour but shop was great.

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Reviewed 19 July 2013

We didn't do the tour but came in and tasted the different mustards and jams. We bought a few for ourselves and some for friends back home. Definitely worth checking out!

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Reviewed 17 May 2013

Lovely variety of mustards, would have liked to have bought more to take home. Was especially interested to see how the mustards compared with those I've bought in France especially from Maille in Dijon. The "original" unadulterated mustard comes closest and was very very good.

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