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Willapa Hills Cheese

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4680 State Route 6, Chehalis, WA 98532-9321
+1 360-291-3937
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HARD TO FIND, NEEDS SIGN- hint-look for "tourist site" sign and its on right

Drove by it twice, just a driveway on Hwy 6, look for tourist sign and slow to a crawl, Small... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cindy S
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Springfield, Oregon
A fun little stop

If you are on HWy 6 going to Raymond/South Bend, this is on the right. Heading towards Chehalis... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2018
reds4me
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Chehalis, Washington
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IN THE WILLAPA HILLS - Since 2008 Willapa Hills Cheese has been handcrafting natural artisan cheese on our historic farmstead in SW Washington. Willapa Hills Cheese is a licensed dairy processor partnering with two local family dairy farms. Our creamery produces sheep milk cheese six months of the year and cow milk and sheep/cow milk blend cheese year-round. WHERE NATURAL MEANS NATURAL - Willapa Hills sources only the highest quality natural ingredients for our products. Our milk is free of antibiotics and rBST/rBGH. A COMMITMENT TO QUALITY - Willapa Hills utilizes a comprehensive Food Safety Program that includes HACCP and third party auditing in concert with environmental and product testing. We are excited to share our family of aged and fresh cow and sheep milk cheeses. WELCOME TO THE WILLAPA HILLS!
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May 6, 2018
“A fun little stop”
4 weeks ago
“HARD TO FIND, NEEDS SIGN- hint-look for "tourist site" sign and its on right”
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4680 State Route 6, Chehalis, WA 98532-9321
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Drove by it twice, just a driveway on Hwy 6, look for tourist sign and slow to a crawl, Small store, maybe 20 items total of 6 types of cheese. Family farm. Centers on blue cheese. West of here (didn't go) was sign for swiss...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

If you are on HWy 6 going to Raymond/South Bend, this is on the right. Heading towards Chehalis, it's on the left. They usually have a sandwich board out, but it is hard to spot, so watch closely if you are east of Pe Ell....More

Thank reds4me
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

To start I wish we could recommend which are the best or our favorite but between my husband and myself, we would have to say you need to just try them all lol, Of course, it also depends on what will go with your cheese,...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2016

Watch for the signs, this place is out in a field, down an alee of young trees. Be sure to try the samples, and our favorite is the Cranberry cheese spread. New flavors are being tested every year. The people were nice and let us...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2015

On my way back from Grayland Beach today, on my way home to Tenino, I stopped at Willapa Cheese at 3:00pm. They close at 4pm. The door to the Store was locked but the note said to ring the bell and someone would be right...More

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Stephen H, Owner at Willapa Hills Cheese, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2016

My apologizes for the missed opportunity to share our cheese with you. As it was the day after Christmas, staff would have been off and it would have been my wife or I (or oldest kids) staffing the store/doorbell. Clearly we stepped out of range...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2015

This is not only a great place to buy quality cheese (their gruyere and blue cheeses are especially nice), but they also offer tours by appointment. This is the exact opposite of a large cheese factory. It is a family owned and run enterprise that...More

Thank Sungron
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Reviewed 1 June 2015

The Willapa Hills Cheese farm is located approximately 21 miles west of chehalis on Hiway 6. The farm is marked by a large sign. When you drive into the farm, the first challenge is to find the parking lot. There was none but that did...More

3  Thank PacNWTraveler72
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Reviewed 2 April 2014

Wonderful small dairy and creamery along the Chehalis River. Farm has been active since the 1920's. Make many different goat and cow cheeses and cheese spreads. Creamery is on site so you can see cheese being made. Owners are wonderful and willing to show cheese...More

5  Thank Capnnak
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