The Beemster Story
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After generations of making cheese, it is a pleasure to share with you and your family the traditions of Holland’s most delicious and versatile cheese: Beemster. As Holland’s most renowned cheesemaker, Beemster is now a supplier to the Royal Court of the Netherlands, the highest honor to be bestowed upon a cheese company in Holland.
From 20 feet below sea level
Seventeenth century engineers used dykes and 55 windmills to reclaim the Beemster polder from the sea. Since then, cows graze freely 20 feet below sea level on pesticide free grasses.
Artisanal Cheese making
Artisinal cheese making
The farmers of the Beemster co-op take their trade seriously. They ensure that Beemster is still crafted by Master Cheesemakers using century old artisan techniques…