Appenzeller® Show Dairy

Appenzeller® Show Dairy

The life of the farmers and cheese makers of Appenzell is in many respects still governed by ancient traditions. At the Appenzell cheese dairy in Stein, you can watch the cheese makers up close and see age-old customs and the latest technology...more

Cheese dairies Vacherin Mont-d'Or AOP

Cheese dairies Vacherin Mont-d'Or AOP

Would you like to watch the production of Vacherin Mont-d’Or AOP, and see how the cheese makers attach a belt of pine bark around freshly made cheese? The cheese dairies of the Vallée de Joux that produce Vacherin Mont-d’Or AOP, and the aging...more

Alp Tannenboden Alpine Cheese Dairy

Alp Tannenboden...

Exhibition Dairy which can be observed from the cozy restaurant. Sun...more

Tête de Moine AOP cheese dairies

Tête de Moine AOP...

Cheese is no longer produced at Bellelay abbey in the Bernese Jura....more

Appenzeller® Show Dairy

The life of the farmers and cheese makers of Appenzell is in many respects still governed by ancient traditions. At the Appenzell cheese dairy in Stein, you can watch the cheese makers up close and see age-old customs and the latest technology come together in a fascinating mixture of the traditional and the modern.

The live of Appenzell farmers and alpine dairymen has always been marked by a variety of ancient traditions.

Appenzeller® Show Dairy
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Cheese dairies Vacherin Mont-d'Or AOP

Would you like to watch the production of Vacherin Mont-d’Or AOP, and see how the cheese makers attach a belt of pine bark around freshly made cheese? The cheese dairies of the Vallée de Joux that produce Vacherin Mont-d’Or AOP, and the aging cellars as well, are happy to welcome interested visitors during the production period from late September to April.

Cheese dairies Vacherin Mont-d'Or AOP
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Alp Tannenboden Alpine Cheese Dairy

Exhibition Dairy which can be observed from the cozy restaurant. Sun terrace, cheese maturing cellar and children's playground.

The Alpine and traditional cheese dairy of Tannenboden was built at the turn of the century. Through a large glass pane in the cozy restaurant you can watch how cheese is made. Fine fresh dairy products such as Alpine cheese, yoghurt, butter, milk and Camenbert cheese are sold here.

Alp Tannenboden Alpine Cheese Dairy
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Tête de Moine AOP cheese dairies

Cheese is no longer produced at Bellelay abbey in the Bernese Jura. However, visitors can, by appointment, see the historic show-dairy where the celebrated Tête de Moine was once made. The visit can also include a tour, led by a knowledgeable guide, of the impressive abbey church, as well as a cheese tasting – reservations required.

Tête de Moine AOP cheese dairies
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