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The Shangri-La Yak Cheese Shop

No. 3 Chi Lang Shuo, Old Town, Shangri-La County, China
13211776932
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Cuisines: Tibetan
Description: Specialty yak cheese shop offering locally produced cheese to help impoverished Tibetan herders improve their livelihoods. Includes a full menu and wine for pairing.
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Description: Specialty yak cheese shop offering locally produced cheese to help impoverished Tibetan herders improve their livelihoods. Includes a full menu and wine for pairing.
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Angers, France
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

Went there end of July 2012. Got yak cheese slices with "crackers". The cheese was lovely. But the crackers were rotten.

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Shenzhen, China
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

Limited selection, but high quality product. Have your cheese and eat it too.

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hong kong
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

Try the cheese sampler of the cheeses they make from yak milk. Not too bad.

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China
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68 reviews 68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

Try the cheese platter sampler. Interesting. Could be better in terms of service, but friendly enough.

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Vienna, Austria
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177 restaurant reviews
170 helpful votes 170 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2010

Me & my partner had a cheese plate and couple of glasses of local wine. The cheese was lovely and, surprisingly, the wine was drinkable too - the combination was very enjoyable. We visited this place at the end of November when it was already very cold and there are not so many tourist in Shangrila. Thus, we were the... More

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Fernandina Beach, FL
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2009

I was able to stop by the cheese shop a few weeks back and had a wonderful time learning about this company that is helping to pull poor Tibetan herders out of poverty. I'm not a big fan of the Shangri-La Premier, found it a bit plain, but the Geza Gold is amazing. The cheese platter and some wine makes... More

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