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Kaikoura Cheese

45 West End, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
+64 3-319 7598
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I needed cheese on my drive to Nelson

What a lovely place staff were warm and friendy. Tasted the cheese it was lovely well worth the... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2018
vhpb
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Waitati, New Zealand
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cheese to die for

I am loving the cheese I brought. The Ash covered soft cheese is just delicious. No need for... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2017
Sandy B
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Jan 12, 2018
“I needed cheese on my drive to Nelson ”
Oct 20, 2017
“cheese to die for”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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45 West End, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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+64 3-319 7598
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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place staff were warm and friendy. Tasted the cheese it was lovely well worth the stop.

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Reviewed October 21, 2017

I am loving the cheese I brought. The Ash covered soft cheese is just delicious. No need for crackers,, spread this on toasted sour dough. I am saving the semi hard cheese I brought, which is equal to the best I have tasted....it is made...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2017

This is the best cheese I have had for ages. Do go try some and buy some. I bought four different cheeses each was worth trying. I loved three and the fourth wasn't bad, just not my taste. Can't think of an easier supper if...More

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Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

The flavours!!!! Wow!!!! Great knowledge and being able to try before you buy! Sooo good. Made a rainy day that much better. Definitely a must if in Kaikoura.

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Reviewed March 2, 2017

Kaikoura - cool small Town with great back drop of the Mountains and the beachy coast line. This Little local cheese shop offers a wide variety of different cheeses and some nice condiments. I tried a local Pale Ale jelly and it was great to...More

Thank chefjoerg
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Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

Tried two of the locally made cheeses. Both delicious. Especially the ash coated goats milk cheese. Friendly and obliging staff too.

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Reviewed October 19, 2016

This is a really interesting family owned cheese shop in the main street. They milk their own goats and the cheese is made out the back of the shop. They also sell other local produce including honey and olive oil. They have a wide variety...More

Thank Frank D
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Reviewed September 20, 2016

Happened to be in town and dropped in. Delicious, delicious cheese, nice staff and fab oat seed crackers. Grab a few of their wonderful goods and have a picnic in this beautiful area at one of the many seaside lay by/picnic tables.

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Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Went in to check it out. Staff very informative and the cheese! Oh my god sooooooo good!!! Harnett-tastic!!!

Thank Russ B
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Reviewed June 28, 2016

Cheese is something I cannot resist! If you pay these artisan cheesemakers a visit, you may be able to do a tasting in the climate controlled cheese cellar room. They make their own cheese which you can buy along with other local varieties made in...More

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