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Vella Cheese Company

315 2nd St E, Sonoma, CA
+1 707-938-3232
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“dry jack” (21 reviews)
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315 2nd St E, Sonoma, CA
+1 707-938-3232
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hard place to find as its in a neighborhood, but its worth finding. They will let you try any of the cheeses they have and the ones that they make right there on site. All in all we left with about 40 worth of cheeses.

Thank Lynn F
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

You must visit this cheese shop where most all the cheeses are made on site. The lady at the counter was so helpful and friendly and gave us numerous samples and discussed the qualities of the various cheeses we were trying. They are known for...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

The cheese and folks who make the cheese are the best! The knowledge that they share with the customers and the generous samples will make you want to order more after visiting them!

Thank RaleighGirl714
Reviewed 11 April 2017

After biking to and visiting several great wineries, our tour passed by The Vella Cheese Company. Everyone there was very friendly, and the samples were delicious. Nice way to cap off the day

Thank montonij
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I've used their cheese for a variety of salads, pastas and hors d' ouevres and have never been disappointed. It's a cheese unique to the world and from Sonoma.

Thank Nordoslav
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We visited this location as part of a Segway tour and really enjoyed it. We were shown how they make the cheese and were given many samples to try. There was no pressure to buy, but we purchased quite a bit. The staff was very...More

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 30 March 2017

A little off the beaten path...but well worth the short walk. Plus, getting to see the Clydesdales and their babies next door is a total bonus. Got to sample lots of cheeses and left with a bag full.

Thank Twogr8danes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

My husband's family has been buying cheese the Sonoma Dry Jack Special Select for years. I have forced myself to try other cheeses and the have all been excellent quality. But I go back to the Special Select. Love the staff. It is a local...More

Thank Sherry M
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a special place and worth the walk or drive a few blocks form the square. Their mezzo second and flowered jack cheeses are terrific.

Thank HeatherWineCountry
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Some of the best cheese you will ever have. Made old-school (you can even watch if you'd like!) The simple and classic methods obviously produce the best cheese. We stopped here during our segway tour and have been ordering cheese to NJ ever since! Good...More

Thank NursesNotes
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