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Vella Cheese Company

315 2nd St E, Sonoma, CA
+1 707-938-3232
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“dry jack” (21 reviews)
“monterey jack” (11 reviews)
“golden bear” (5 reviews)
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315 2nd St E, Sonoma, CA
+1 707-938-3232
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Reviewed 13 November 2015

I love cheese and this place is awesome. They will allow you to taste any cheese you want to try. They are also the only producer of Mezzo Secco Jack cheese in the USA. And it is delicious. If you are a cheese lover, this...More

Thank west_d3
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Most tourists go cheese-tasting at The Cheese Factory, which is located right on the busy and popular Sonoma Plaza. That cheese is OK, but it isn't made in the town of Sonoma and isn't special in any way. Vella Cheese, however, is located in a...More

Thank Jenflick
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Wonderful place to taste and buy cheese. The Dry Jack is fantastic and my favorite. Don't confuse this place with the Sonoma Cheese store right in the square. Vella is a cheese boutique that makes quality cheese. It is small and the people who work...More

Thank Smartypants870
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

A little off the beaten path but well worth the effort to find. Multiple cheese options to choose from. Goes great with the Bread you buy at the Basque Bakery on the square.

Thank DanandKay
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Wonderful small family owned cheese company. Cheeses made from goat and sheep milk. Many different cheeses to taste and take home, which of course we did!

Thank Elaine E
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Fabulous local cheese! It's worth the walk off the square. Get some Toma or aged Jack or Brie. I can't get enough cheese. Plus they let you taste whatever you are interested in purchasing. Go ahead..buy some great cheese.

Thank Htown77
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Excellent cheese. Great review by staff. Good varied tasting. Excellent place Good prices. Travels well

Thank A4205ZUronalds
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We were welcomed immediately. Encouraged to sample anything we were interested in or unfamiliar with. Each type of cheese was explained while tasting. Small shop but good variety of cheeses. We came away with 4 different types of cheeses.

Thank gapeach1027
Reviewed 22 September 2015

This small neighborhood historical, gourmet, cheese store has to be visited when you're in downtown Sonoma. Famous for its dry Jack, it carries a nice selection of other cheeses, and the friendly staff happily cuts samples of all the cheeses they stock, hoping you'll buy,...More

Thank vinojeff
Reviewed 28 August 2015

This is the finest cheese I have ever eaten... PERIOD! I have been shopping at Vella for more than 15 years and have never had anything but perfect cheese. My favorite has always been Raw Cheddar, but they do not make raw milk cheese any...More

Thank Shelley H
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