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10 Sep 2019
“Cheese shop with good view”
5 Jul 2018
“Yet another cheese shop!”
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In earlier days Edam cheeses were weighed at the Kaaswaag, in the historical heart of Edam. A visit to the Kaaswaag weighing house and the summer cheese market will take you back to the origin of the world-renowned round cheeses. The Kaaswaag has a...more
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The shop is basically handling the tourist group. They allow us to wander inside the shop to watch the movie and the setup anyway. Outside the shop has a scenery view.
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As you might gather from the title of my review, you can get cheesed off (literally) with the countless cheese shops and museums that are everywhere in Holland. To give this one its due however, it is in Edam,and it is situated in the Cheese Market, so it might be worth a visit?
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Response from Dianne P, Marketing Manager at Kaaswaag Edam
Responded 5 Jul. 2018
Dear John, Thank you for your review. I hope you noticed the little museum that is in the Kaas Waag. We try to be more then yet another cheese shop. We hope to educate people on how cheese is made and to let them taste new flavours of cheese. Thanks again for your visit en we hope to meet you again. Take care.
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Worth to visit, if you haven not tried enough cheese yet! There is a small museum/shop, and you can taste some of the products, even if you do not intend to buy.
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The Henri Willig shop offers an amazing selection of Edam cheeses in many different guises so well worth a visit iof you are a cheeseaholic
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Sadly,the day we visited,there were no cheese market.There is a small shop inside and also a small display with cheese making equipment
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