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Ehlenbach's Cheese Chalet

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Great selection and samples

You will find cheese in flavors you never knew existed. They have samples out on the counter and... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
via mobile
Utterly ridiculous :)

Wisconsin is well-known for its cheese. So, we visited the Ehlenbach’s Cheese Chalet in Deforest, a... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Eastport, Maine
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

You will find cheese in flavors you never knew existed. They have samples out on the counter and you can get a taste of just about anything they have. The price is a bit steep, but you pay for the quality and selection.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank CL R
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Wisconsin is well-known for its cheese. So, we visited the Ehlenbach’s Cheese Chalet in Deforest, a store family owned and operated for over 45 years. It was walking distance from our Kampground of America (KOA) RV site. I purchased a shot glass and a hunk...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Cubmaster99
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Ehlenbach's Cheese Chalet has a huge variety of cheeses. They allow you to taste various cheeses before you buy them. They also have readymade Cheese curds which can be fried and eaten instantly.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Kumkumjaipur
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Lots of cheeses, fudge, cookies, mixes, types of brats. I bought wine, cider, and coffee. There are also jams and jellies. Rare types like gooseberry jelly. Beef sticks, beef jerky, cheese spreads.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank C4246FCgracem
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is a delightful Cheesehouse with dozens of kinds of classic and also unique cheeses. Wonderfully, they will give you a bite size slice Of whatever you’d like to try. A good and complete Cheese house of course requires sausage and crackers and mustards and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank stevewtraveler2018
Reviewed 13 July 2018

great selection of cheese, would like to be able to sample some before buying it though.a little bit pricey.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Victor K
Reviewed 5 July 2018

I love a nice, aged cheddar - especially if it's been aged for 2 years or more. Yep, they've got it, up to at least 10 years old! The store was roomy and able to accommodate large groups. The service was friendly. When I asked...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Bucky D
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Ok, first let me say that, for all that I know, this may be an average cheese shop for Wisconsin, but it was the coolest place I have been. There were hundreds of cheeses to choose from, and the women working their where more than...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Thero_Kenman
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

We needed some cheese and meat on our way through. A couple of locals recommended this place. We got some cheese curds, shredded cheese sticks, and beef sticks. Great food and great service.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tim P
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We never have a problem spending more for locally made cheese. We wanted to make a cheese sampling platter to share where we were staying for the weekend. Multiple times we were starring through the glass case and stating wish we could have samples to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank IllinoisKate1
Brian E, Owner at Ehlenbach's Cheese Chalet, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review; however, I fear you may have us mistaken with another cheese store. We do not, nor have we ever, had stools/chairs behind our cheese counters, so you would not have seen an employee sitting...More

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