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Apostle Whey Cheese

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Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Solid cheese

The cheese there was very good. Free tasting which gave a good overview of what they had We then... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
apmab75
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Singapore, Singapore
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Yummy

This a small business with tasting available. The cheeses are delicious and the staff are excellent.

Reviewed 1 week ago
julanbarker
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Sydney, Australia
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“brie”(31 reviews)
“gelato”(12 reviews)
“gourmet trail”(11 reviews)
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Dairy farmers Julian and Dianne Benson launched Apostle Whey Cheese on October 29, 2005. Since that day, Apostle Whey Cheese has taken out a number of major cheese awards and become an important tourism drawcard for the region. Just a short drive...more
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9 Gallum Rd | Cooriemungle, Port Campbell, Victoria 3268, Australia
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All reviews brie gelato gourmet trail free tasting cows being milked yummy cheese gourmet food tasting experience no pressure to buy washed rind great place to visit fantastic service lovely view well worth the visit the great ocean road great stop havarti
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The cheese there was very good. Free tasting which gave a good overview of what they had We then had a cheese platter - a bit steep at 20$ for ~150g of cheese. Overall a nice experience. Too bad they didn’t have wine or beer...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank apmab75
Apostlewheycheese, Owner at Apostle Whey Cheese, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

I must oppolagize if you were not offered wine or beer with the platter as they are available ,I will ensure that staff offer drinks with the platters in future. Thank you

Reviewed 1 week ago

This a small business with tasting available. The cheeses are delicious and the staff are excellent.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank julanbarker
Apostlewheycheese, Owner at Apostle Whey Cheese, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for your review .it is much appreciated we take alot of pride in our customer service as well as the products we produce. Cheers Julian Benson

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must do when passing by. Free guided cheese tasting which explains the processes and ingredients used. Highlights are the blue cheeses and the garlic infused harvarti style. Milk can be purchased and kids will enjoy being able to flavour their own milk.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Keryn L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great cheese shop, dining area and pastoral setting. Enjoyed a tasting platter and grabbed a slice of blue to go.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DrGreyhound
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a wonderful atmosphere, very family friendly and helpful. You can have a free cheese tasting of their home made produce, I ended up buying quite a few different cheeses. A nice peaceful area too, with great views. They also have some awesome gelato, all...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Lovely cheese, friendly staff, great coffee and wine. The cheese tasting and then the generous platter we ordered were so good! We would have taken some with us if we weren't travelling. Thanks for a lovely early lunch!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Suzanne K
Apostlewheycheese, Owner at Apostle Whey Cheese, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Thank you Suzanne glad you enjoyed the platter and our hospitality you are welcome anytime .

Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this on our way from Port Campbell to Colac. A real life dairy! The staff let us taste every cheese they make and all are delicious. I went home with a washed rind and a blue!More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Stagmouth
Apostlewheycheese, Owner at Apostle Whey Cheese, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Thank you for your review , our coffee is particularly good due to our high quality full cream milk that is naturally foaming and a reason that many coffee shops along the great ocean road are using it as well as a couple of new...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018

Delightful find! Tried everything they had, from the cheese, to the bottled milk (had a thick head of full cream on top!) and the gelato. I could do this every day! I'd been to the Great Ocean Road on day trips. Much more to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank joyce018
Apostlewheycheese, Owner at Apostle Whey Cheese, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

I'm glad that people are starting to realize that there is more than the 12A's to enhance there visit here the |Gourmet trail is just one of the many exciting finds people will come across. Thank you for the review it is most welcome.

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

They hv a range of different cheese for tasting. I bought a piece for myself even though I am the only one who eat cheese in the family and we are leaving the next day.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank vavaleung
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We were invited to try 6 different cheeses from mild to ripe blue, plus smoked and marinated feta. Then we could try 2 different gelato! Delicious.

Date of experience: September 2018
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