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Reypenaer Cheese Tasting Room

Singel 182 | Amsterdam, 1015 AJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 320 6333
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Tasting centre for some of the finest Dutch cheeses. The historic ripening process of the Reypenaer cheeses is unique in the Netherlands. In the 100-year-old warehouse on the Oude Rijn river in Woerden, the Reypenaer cheeses are matured in an entirely natural way. Over time, this process leads to the distinctive and complex taste with its exceptional aroma that characterises these artisan cheeses.In the Reypenaer Cheese Tasting Rooms in the centre of old Amsterdam, you can personally test and evaluate the flavour, the aroma and the qualities of the Reypenaer cheeses, all under the guidance of an expert cheese taster.Each cheese tasting session lasts approximately one hour, and caters for a maximum of 20 people per tasting. Tasting workshops take place every Monday and Tuesdays from 13.00H till 15.00H Wednesday to Sunday throughout the day from 12.00H to 17.00H. The Connoisseur workshop costs €15.00 Per person. There is also an Special Tasting where you get a Reypenaer present, costing €20.00 Per person.We also cater for private groups, corporate events and private parties for groups of up to 20 people.Opening Hours: Sunday 11.00H to 18.00 And Monday to Saturday 10.00H to 18.00H.Getting there: Printable map...By Public Transport: From Amsterdam Central Station with Tramline 1,2,5,13 or 17 or Bus 142, 144 or 170. Get out at stop Dam/RaadhuisstraatBy foot: From Amsterdam Central Station 10 minutesBy Watertaxi: VIP Water Taxi...Parking: De Kolk, Amsterdam Centraal P1, Bijenkorf
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Singel 182 | Amsterdam, 1015 AJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
+31 20 320 6333

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Reviewed yesterday

If you like cheese and wine this is right up your boulevard. lovely surroundings in old shop, knowledgeable staff to talk you through the cheese tasting with matching wine. Very enjoyable activity, highly recommended!

Thank nasturtiumseed
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was our second visit to this establishment. Fun and entertaining. You certainly come away knowing more about cheese production, what to check for when tasting and matching wines to cheeses. Booking advisable as places are limited and demand is high. If you buy from...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked for 5, very welcoming. Mo who gave the session was very friendly and funny! She made it very engaging. Good amounts of cheese and wine/port. Highlight of our trip. Would recommend!

Thank Gemma P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Second visit here for the cheese and wine tasting. Very well presented and well worth the cost, the guys who work at the shop are very friendly and welcoming

Thank pepsiscotland
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great staff and some delicious cheese. They have 6 different cheeses you can try at any time. We were unable to try the wine pairing but I could only imagine.

Thank Bryan M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Charming store with unexpected charming tasting space in the basement. Booked tickets online based on popular trip advisor reviews. Sampled 5 amazing cheeses with wines and port. AMAZING. Had a great time. Our instructor Yogi was very lively, funny and sassy too.

Thank FamOfFourYYZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like cheese and wine, do this. Even if you have eaten lots of cheese before, it was still fun and delicious. I enjoyed the pairings and learned a few things as well. You sit at tables for two people and cut your own...More

Thank machita75
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are so glad we tried this. The tasting included six cheeses and two wines. The experience was very informative, and you end up eating a lot of cheese. The whole thing lasts ~45-60 minutes. The cheese itself is delicious. You get a discount at...More

Thank coachvu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did this cheese tasting with my boyfriend (who claims to not like cheese) during our trip to Amsterdam. We did the noon tasting which gave us a day to sleep in a bit. You don't need a meal before the tasting, you'll have plenty of...More

Thank Allison D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to a cheese tasting at Reypenaer and highly recommend the experience. There was a very interesting history to traditional cheesemaking and then a tasting with a scorecard that taught us what to look for when assessing a cheese and how to pair it...More

Thank Susan P
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29 May 2017|
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Response from david n | Reviewed this property |
There doesn't seem to be an option for such a discount before you enter your credit card details. So, I would say not.
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19 May 2017|
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Response from Zulusthousandsofem | Reviewed this property |
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11 February 2017|
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Response from RiraRudolf | Reviewed this property |
Excuses for the delay in reply, the best is going to the website of Reypenaer experience and book directly. Enjoy your visit, Rudolf
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