• The Cheese Geek Old Amsterdam

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Old Amsterdam

Rated 5.0 out of 5
Based on 1 review
Age:  18 Months
Milk:  Cow's
Pasteurised:  Yes
Region:  Amsterdam
Vegetarian:  No
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From the heart of Gouda territory in the Netherlands, this is what all good Gouda should taste like. Aged for 18 months, which Gouda should be to give it time to develop that amazing flavour. It is rich, salted caramel sweet, and has a texture almost like fudge. To really add to the situation, it also has an amazing crunch which just adds to the salted caramel vibe. This is one of our classic cheeses at cheesegeek, a real champion!

You can select delivery dates up until 23rd Christmas. During Christmas week your cheese delivery could arrive +/- 2 days outside of your preferred delivery date. Your cheese will always be cut and wrapped the day it is sent out and you will get a delivery notification when your cheese is prepped, with tracking information when your cheese is on it's way.

Delivery is FREE and it comes in a climate control box (the only in the industry) that comes with a 48 hour freshness guarantee. If that wasn't enough, we also add an insert that will talk you through the info on the cheeses, tasting notes and a scorecard to help you make the very most of your festive cheesegeek delivery.

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Meet the Maker

The Westland family established Old Amsterdam in 1936 in Gouda, South Holland making cheese using dutch meadow milk. It is still the largest privately owned branded cheese company in Holland. Nowadays the third generation is running the company, which is still 100% family-owned.

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