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The Cheesemaking Workshop- MOVED

62 Lake Russell Drive, Emerald Beach, New South Wales 2450, Australia
+61 2 6656 2335
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Stumbled on this wonderful spot, wish I had time to do the days cheese making! Will come back!!!!

We called into the Big Banana and found this wonderful cheese making/tasting shop on the upper area... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2016
Lyn C
South Australia, Australia
Awesome! We learnt so much and tasted beautiful cheeses/ yoghurts

This was fantastic. My kids love cooking (aged 9 and 11) and so they did the 1 hour yoghurt/soft... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2016
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
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Home cheesemaking workshops and cheese deli located in Coffs Harbour. Come and learn the art of Home Cheesemaking at our fun, hands on workshops. We guarantee you will be able to make delicious cheeses at home without preservatives and additives. Or stop by our deli to cheese from over a 100 different cheeses from Australia and around the world. Passionate about sustainable living, slow food & all things cheese! Cheesemaking kits and equipment are also available. We're your one stop cheese shop.
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62 Lake Russell Drive, Emerald Beach, New South Wales 2450, Australia
+61 2 6656 2335
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

We called into the Big Banana and found this wonderful cheese making/tasting shop on the upper area of the car park. The people at the Big Banana put us onto them. The lady in the shop was so helpful. We tasted cheeses from France, Italy,...More

1  Thank Lyn C
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

This was fantastic. My kids love cooking (aged 9 and 11) and so they did the 1 hour yoghurt/soft cheese class. And, the kids were 1/2 price. Hooray! ($45 for adults). Lyndal was excellent - we were enthralled watching and helping in the demonstration -...More

2  Thank NorthernBeachesFam
Reviewed 20 February 2016

A practical workshop that is both informative but a relaxing experience. We made ricotta, fetta, quark,marscopone, camembert and greek yoghurt. We got ideas for how to use the cheeses that we made which we used to prepare our lunch and the recipes are the kind...More

4  Thank Littlefarm
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This was so much fun. I did the pasta and cheese making workshops, both were amazing. Mel and Lyndall are so informative and friendly. The food that we helped to create was first class. I hope to try some of the other workshops soon.

4  Thank SueMarsh2013
Lyndall D, Owner at The Cheesemaking Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2015

Hi Sue, Thank you for your review. It was our pleasure, so glad you enjoyed the weekend. Hopefully we see you next year for more fun in the kitchen! Lyndall and Mel.

Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

5 stars plus!!! Really enjoyed this one day intensive workshop. Lyndell and Margie were fantastic, so much knowledge. Morning tea and a beautiful lunch was provided. Anyone thinking of doing this course - just do it so worth it. We were able to buy a...More

4  Thank Pauline W
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Just don't order from these people. Spoke to one of the people there and asked questions about their products and it seemed like they thought I was testing their knowledge. He got all defensive and basically rude. On top of that they sent me the...More

1  Thank ILikeFlying99
Lyndall D, Manager at The Cheesemaking Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2015

Hi ILikeFlying99, I am SO unbelieving sorry to hear about your experience! I would like to hear from you directly to help resolve your order if possible? I work in the Coffs Harbour location and we run the online store. My direct email is melanie@thecheesemakingworkshop.com.au

Reviewed 29 September 2015

I did the soft cheese making workshop last weekend and cannot recommend it enough! Already considering which workshop i should do next! It was a really lovely and relaxing day full of fascinating learning, making, tasting, wining and dining in beautiful surrounds and goodies to...More

3  Thank Annie B
Reviewed 27 September 2015

I attended the Soft Cheesemaking Workshop in Mudgee on Saturday and had a great time. Sue our instructor was knowledgeable and we all couldn't believe how easy it was. Lunch was yummy and plentiful and we got to take home samples. What a wonderful way...More

2  Thank Sue F
Reviewed 3 May 2014

We have been to 2 workshops run by Lyndall. The soft cheesmaking course and one for yeast cookery. Both were excellent. We made each item that was listed on the description of the course, and got to bring home examples of everything. The instruction was...More

4  Thank aandlkc
Reviewed 28 July 2013

If you are a foody what a great way to spend a weekend. Get yourself to one of these cheese making or pasta workshops, make it eat it, and it couldn't taste better. Get yourself to Coffs checkout the beautiful beaches some great restaurants and...More

2  Thank Donna L
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