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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 3 days ago

My son and I recently spent a week in Amsterdam and took in most of the usual attractions, Van Gogh Museum, Canal Tour, City tour, De Nieuwe Kerk exhibit on King, Ghandi and Mandela, etc etc. And the Rypenaer Tasting Room can be included in...More

Thank sonron2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

I purchased a lot of cheese to take home. There is a guillotine for chopping cheese so I cut a slice of cheese to taste it and I love it! There are some tourist leaflets in the shop.

Thank Lulutheblackcat
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had an absolutely amazing cheese tasting experience with the very very talented and funny Joki. The cheese was amazing but the real talent was the lady presenting it was by far the best thing about the whole thing. These things can be really dull without...More

Thank Georgie L
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great cheese tasting session, very knowledgeable with plenty of samples. If you’re in Amsterdam this is definitely the place to go..........relaxed and friendly host made you feel very welcome. :)

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a large group more than they expected but the 2 presenters carried it off with grace and humor. Loved the cheese and the wine pairings.. Just sorry I didn't buy more cheese.

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Thank Doll_Lady
Reviewed 1 week ago

Holland is known for it’s cheese and a fun and enjoyable way to get to know Dutch cheese is to taste cheese and wine. It makes a big difference when the wine is paired to the cheese. I enjoyed the history and explanation of how...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very friendly welcome and excellent tasting session of wine and cheese at the Reypenaer cheese shop in Amsterdam. A friendly convivial atmosphere and excellent cheese and wine.

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Thank frankmullen45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the one-hour cheese tasting course, and really enjoyed it. After a brief introduction about cheese-making and the history of the company, you are provided six different cheeses to sample. The host gives a little background about each before you begin, and pours a...More

Thank DobermanTC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love cheese and didn’t leave disappointed. Great cheese and wine pairing and as much as I may have wanted to think I knew I generally just agreed and nodded lol. Fun time, vsop and port wine is awesome

Thank HalJordan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Reypenaer Cheese Tasting Room was so much fun. It's a little classroom below their main showroom with several tables that can fit perhaps 16 people in total. For our tasting the room was only about half full and the people there were lots of...More

1  Thank Lee S
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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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