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That Dutchman's Cheese Farm

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Open Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Anyone who appreciates a good cheese needs to put this on their radar screen. We fell in love with... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Lancaster, Ohio
Great blue cheese!

I love cheese and their sign called me to make the stop. It's a great surprise inside the shop. You... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
Cindy K
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A real working farm. A local, family favorite, we offer a rustic, easy going atmosphere to learn about and samples our award winning cheeses. Browse our Dutch gifts & treats or search for treasures in our attic antiques shop. That Dutchman's Farm...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
132 Brown Rd, Upper Economy, Nova Scotia B0M 1J0, Canada
+1 902-647-2751
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

Anyone who appreciates a good cheese needs to put this on their radar screen. We fell in love with Dragon's Breath several years ago and only recently discovered one or two other products. Dragon's Breath alone was enough reason to make a Sunday road trip...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

I love cheese and their sign called me to make the stop. It's a great surprise inside the shop. You can sample cheeses, offers unique gift items and even has antiques upstairs. I wish I'd had time to do their farm tour and enjoy views...More

Thank Cindy K
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

We returned from a 10 day trip to Nova Scotia with our 10 and 12 year olds. We didn't know what to expect. The front room had people making cheese behind windows that we could watch. They had yummy Gouda cheese to sample and buy....More

Thank Elkridgetraveller
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Such a worthy stop! We go annually and just love the walking path with animals and the delicious cheese. Today we saw a one day old piglet! Little chicks, emus, rabbits, mini goats, donkeys, emus, cows. Feeding the lambs by hand was another highlight for...More

Thank Ellen T
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

We have been buying their delicious cheeses every year we travel to Nova Scotia from the Halifax Seaport Market and we have always wanted to go to the farm. This year we stopped it and it was one of the most fun days! We walked...More

Thank Suzy M
Reviewed August 22, 2018

I now stay in an area a few communities away from the Dutchman's Farm in Economy and this has become a Go-To place whenever I have family or visitors come. To make the best of your visit, go on a lovely day for the whole...More

Thank LateNightBlond
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

The cheese is always amazing but my favorite part of this place is the petting farm because it is much closer to a natural farm feel where you can actually feed & pet the animals (who seem happy with large spacious pens) while enjoying a...More

1  Thank ErvV
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

We love visiting the cheese farm every summer. We have 3 kids ranging in ages 10-3 and everyone enjoys it. Great for a nice family outing.

1  Thank Jess N
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

The cheeses here are some of the best on planet Earth. The negative and pretentious reviews here are myopic and just plain stunned. This is a working farm, plus a cheese making facility, and retail outlet - all of this from one family. If you're...More

1  Thank ktux
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

This is the second year we have traveled to see the animals and have cheese! As someone who raises animals and fowl, I had a discussion about some of the animals there- he was so knowledgeable and great to speak with. As always the animals...More

1  Thank Charlene D
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