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Authentic cheese factory

We chose this experience over the chocolate factory nearby. Had to wait about 90 minutes for the... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Beverly C
Lubbock, Texas
Good Introduction to Alpine Cheese making

This cheese factory make cheese in front of the viewers. Although the narration is only in French... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2015
Madison, Wisconsin
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
place de l' Aigle 12, Moleson 1663, Switzerland
+41 26 921 10 44
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

There is a large fromagerie just as you exit Gruyere Gare. While we didn't visit that one (La Maison du Gruyere), it looked quite crowded from the outside. We took the bus further up the hill to d'Alpage de Moleson and found it to be...More

2  Thank Heather D
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

As some others have mentioned unless you are French speaking the manager and staff are rude and unfriendly. We arrived before the first tour at 10:00 and asked about taking the tour but were told it was sold out so we did some hiking around...More

3  Thank dmcgrego
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We went to a cheese tasting in this ski resort as part of a Gruyere tour. The cheese was heavenly. Their version of gruyere (Lutin), great on its own, was wonderful in a 50-50 fondue with their Vacherin. The soft Le petit Moleson had a...More

1  Thank TingCO
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We chose this experience over the chocolate factory nearby. Had to wait about 90 minutes for the next tour since we did not have reservations. No English spoken here so you get by with gestures almost. We were glad we waited but wish we had...More

1  Thank Beverly C
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We visited during our day trip from Geneva (Viator - Day Trip to Cailler and Gruyères). This was a unique experience that was a highlight of our 15-day, 13-city trip through Switzerland and France (yep - a lot of experiences, and THIS was among the...More

1  Thank Amanda d
Reviewed 11 July 2016

True experience of nature, great food, especially the coffee cream taste was one to remember. Amazing views from the outdoor terrace.

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Reviewed 27 November 2015

This is one location I plan to bring guests to, on a regular basis. Highly recommended, in a beautiful location.

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 29 October 2015

This cheese factory make cheese in front of the viewers. Although the narration is only in French there is an English handout that explains the process. Cheese making is not a quick process so you won't see the whole process but you will see enough...More

1  Thank mzungu333
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Having read some of the reviews of the Fromagerie, I see that I had a different experience than some, as I did it as part of an organized day trip. Our group of about twenty was taken through the shop and by the restaurant proper...More

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 8 September 2015

I hate to say it, but this was the first place on our trip of Paris and Switzerland where we encountered the stereotypical rude French. Parisians were lovely and friendly even as we knew no French whatsoever. But the Fromagerie d'Alpage was not lovely at...More

Thank Chanin G
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