Amsterdam – Reypenaer Cheese Tasting Room

Reypenaer Cheese Tasting Room

I always describe Reypenaer cheese as the kind of cheese that Dutch people buy each other for Christmas. Reypenaer is a cheese company run by the Wyngaard family and they ripen cheese in an old fashioned way and produce an exceptionally high quality end product.  There are 2 vital elements to this, first, to buy…

Kaashuis Tromp – Tromp Cheese House

Cheese shop in Amsterdam

Kaashuis Tromp (Tromp Cheese House) is a family cheese business started by Toon Tromp who began delivering milk, cheese and eggs in the early 1960s and then switched to a market stall so there was less legwork and his customers could come to him. 3 of his 8 children, Peter, Wim and Roel, were also…