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Old Chatham Sheepherding Creamery

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Beautiful Drive

We sought this sight out, simply to check it out! We drove through beautiful scenic back roads to... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2017
Dee H
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Syracuse, New York
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Superb Cheese and Venue

Okay, for some time now I've purchased our eggs at farm stands. You know, the kind where you drive... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
LakeRecluse
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Grafton, New York
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22 Feb 2017
“Beautiful Drive ”
24 Sep 2016
“Superb Cheese and Venue”
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155 Shaker Museum Rd, Old Chatham, NY 12136-2603
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Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We sought this sight out, simply to check it out! We drove through beautiful scenic back roads to find it. We kept thinking how stunningly beautiful this drive would be in the summer! Nothing much to see for entertainment. The farm is beautiful. We saw...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Dee H
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Okay, for some time now I've purchased our eggs at farm stands. You know, the kind where you drive up, drop off your used cartons and pay about $3.00 for a dozen cage-free, farm fresh eggs. But NEVER have I've driven up to paradise and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank LakeRecluse
Reviewed 6 February 2016

This sheep farm used to be a must-see place in Old Chatham, with buildings for pregnant sheep, milking sheep, and new born lambs, plus thousands of other sheep and their donkey shepherds in the outlying fields. But for at least three years, the 2000-head dairy...More

Date of experience: January 2016
6  Thank HudsonValGal
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

The sheep have been moved from the main location to somewhere that is not publicized. Not really. anything going on at this location except for a few donkeys and 6 or so sheep. This is really not designed for tourists.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Robert E
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

Very fine award winning cheeses. We enjoyed the camembert. Some of my party had never tasted their cheeses before but enjoyed it very much.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Robert C
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Old Chatham Sheepherding is a sweet place to stop by, visit with the sheep, maybe see a donkey, you can watch the cheesemaker, possibly chat with a worker (if you see anyone at all), however, this is a working farm. A business. It is not...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 10 February 2015

The farm is amazing, in a beatiful scenary, and the cheeses are fantastic. We tried the Ewe's Blue and the Kinderhook Creek. The yougurt is great too.

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Marcelo M
Reviewed 4 September 2014

Beautiful farm with open barns and ample opportunity to see sheep farming in process. No guided tour or set hours for activities so made the visit a bit random. That said, we purchases a hefty chunk of prize winning Camembert as the "honor" shop and...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Leslie M
Reviewed 1 August 2014

If you are in the area a stop in this working farm is a great time. Products are primarily sheep based milk and cheeses(some have cow's milk also) and are outstanding. With consideration to the environment this farm grows the winter feed for the animals...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank grizzly323
Reviewed 20 April 2014

It was awful. The sheep are kept closely penned. The babies away from their mommas. The "store" consisted of a refrigerator with a slot for money and a supposed "camera" for watching for thievery. No on there on a Saturday afternoon to welcome or show...More

Date of experience: April 2014
2  Thank JillWP
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