Gourmet Gouda Cheese

Browse our great selection of Gourmet Goudas and Gouda-type Cheese including the International Award winning Reypenaer and the ever popular Old Amsterdam. Gouda may be the best-known Dutch cheese type, and the name Gouda is derived from the Dutch city Gouda, but Gouda cheese is often imitated. Gouda and Gouda-style cheeses are recognizable in their shape, most of them are wheels, big wheels around 25 pounds in weight. As Gouda refers to a particular style cheese, there are of course many varieties; length of ageing, method of aging, ingredients used, rind color and herbs, or spices added. Try them all and you will experience that a Gouda is not necessarily a Gouda; let us know what you think by giving us your opinion in a product review.

We will be adding exciting new Gourmet Gouda Cheeses frequently, so come back soon!

Our Featured Gourmet Gouda Cheese
Picture of gouda with ginger
The Wijngaard family, the composers of Reypenaer and a respected name in Holland; have graced us with this splendid Gouda. It is matured at 10 months old and then covered in nothing other than ginger; brilliant. This marriage of flavors is a match loved by many. It is full in flavor, a deeply rich buttery cheese along with the essence of ginger strike quite the balance. You must treat yourself to this cheese. Something unique to this cheese unlike other flavored cheeses is the flavoring is only on the cut side of the cheese not the rind so it is ready to be sliced and enjoyed. Slice and add to a sandwich or on a cheese board, this cheese can stand alone or give a salad or a soup a real zing. read more...
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  • Reypenaer V.S.O.P. is truly a Dutch gourmet cheese showpiece. Magnificent and well deserved of the V.S.O.P. designation. This delicious gourmet cheese from the Netherlands is matured for about 2 years and during that maturation sheds approximately 25% of its original weight. The white spots you will see on the surface indicate the start of mineral and protein crystallization. In comparison to most... read more
  • Reypenaer cheese, one of the great Dutch cheeses, is carefully matured for about 1 year. This Dutch gourmet cheese is aged less than the Reypenaer VSOP, although it is already very old as cheeses go. It does not have the sharper tangy taste of the Reypenaer VSOP, instead it has a soft and creamy flavor that lingers on the palate. Simply delicious! At the International Nantwich Cheese Show (UK) in ... read more
  • Old Amsterdam is an aged Gouda cheese that is aged until the Dutch cheese makers are ready to release it, when they know the cheese had the perfect  flavor and texture. The Westland cheese makers know what they're doing as the cheese won numerous awards over the years, in 2012 Sabor del Ano in Spain, and a golden award for 'Best Dutch Cheese' at the Nantwich Cheese Show. Old Amsterdam has a p... read more
  • As you may have guessed, this aged Gouda is named after the famous Dutch painter Rembrandt van Rijn. This award winning Dutch gourmet cheese is aged for one year in a classic natural way. The cheese is hard, but you will still be able to slice it and the texture will allow you to shred or chunk or melt the cheese; it has a creamy rich flavor, slightly sharp, so ideal on a sandwich, on burger, in a... read more
  • Gouda, just the mere mention of this cheese, instantly gets the taste buds on high alert. This cheese doesn't disappoint in all the areas that Gouda delivers; buttery, creamy and velvety goodness. But wait, Pepper? Well that’s just the perfect kick. This Dutch gouda has crushed black peppercorns atop a relatively young Gouda cheese of 4 months old. The Wyngaard family first cuts the gouda in cute ... read more
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