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The Cheese Pantry at Connage

Milton of Connage, Ardersier, Inverness IV2 7QU, Scotland
+44 1667 462000
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Soooo good!

We called in to check out the cheeses on offer, then decided to stay for lunch - an excellent... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Debbi W
Lunch and cheese shopping

My wife and I visited here yesterday to purchase cheese for a friends birthday, and thoroughly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DerekandMyra
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You can come and buy your cheese direct from the CHEESE PANTRY, our shop at the dairy, near Ardersier. Come and see into our production room, where you may be lucky enough to see Helen and her team making cheese! CHEESEMONGER COFFEE SHOP GIFT SHOP VIEWING GALLERY The full range of Connage Organic cheeses are available, hand-cut to your requirements and wrapped in quality waxed paper. We also offer an unrivalled selection, locally, of artisan British and Continental cheeses specially selected to compliment our own range and provide a superb choice for any good cheeseboard. All products selected for our shop are chosen carefully by us for their quality and taste and we offer advice and recipe recommendations to all our customers.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“cheese board” (14 reviews)
“oatcakes” (11 reviews)
“cheese pastry” (32 reviews)
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Milton of Connage, Ardersier, Inverness IV2 7QU, Scotland
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+44 1667 462000
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"cheese board"
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"oatcakes"
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"fabulous selection"
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"crackers"
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"lovely ladies"
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"soup"
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"lovely little place"
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"vast variety"
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"farm track"
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"fort george"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We called in to check out the cheeses on offer, then decided to stay for lunch - an excellent vegetable and cheese soup with crusty bread, and it was absolutely delicious! We also had a tasting plate of local cheeses, before moving to the cheese...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I visited here yesterday to purchase cheese for a friends birthday, and thoroughly enjoyed it. Staff were excellent, the Moroccan tomato soup was delicious as was the home bakes. We visited the cheese pantry and were amazed at the selection of both...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Helen was very kind with us. She made us smile and cry of joy. The famous Scottish kindness 😍 Ne pas hésiter à aller visiter sa ferme.. elle vend des produits de qualité et vous conseille sans hésiter

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled across the Cheese Pantry when driving pass. So glad we stopped. Delightful lady served us, helping us choose various cheeses for ourselves, we got to taste before we bought which was great, so choices perfect. We also purchased a cheese box as a gift...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this place in 2014 by accident. This time we made a detour to visit. Wanted to have lunch with a small portion of several cheeses. Helen could not have been more welcoming or helpful. We chose 4 cheeses, two of their own, and...More

Thank Colin M
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

We've visited the cheese shop twice before and this time we were in time to have lunch in the cafe too. The cafe is small so the choice is not huge, basically cheese platters and/or soup for savoury, and drinks/cakes/ice cream, but the cheese platters...More

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Jill C, Owner at The Cheese Pantry at Connage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and for your kind words! See you again soon!

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Reviewed 30 June 2018

Lovely ladies in the shop educated us about the different cheeses and where they came from. Best part? Tasting them! reasonably priced for artisan cheese.

Thank Nancy F
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Jill C, Owner at The Cheese Pantry at Connage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words! We are so glad you enjoyed the cheeses. We are delighted today because we just heard that we won Gold for our Clava Brie at the Nantwich International Cheese Awards!

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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

We popped into the Cheese Pantry on the hunt for organic cheddar. Jill was really friendly and helpful and was keen to tell us about the cheeses. We were totally spoilt for choice and easily could have had one of everything!! We also had an...More

Thank Nikki G
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Jill C, Owner at The Cheese Pantry at Connage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We appreciate all feedback. Glad you enjoyed the cheeses and ice-cream!

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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

This place is SO GOOD. The people were incredibly friendly. The cheese was outstanding. Was crowded when we got there. We got the cheddar and the gouda that they make there. They have selections from around Europe but we wanted the local. I don think...More

Thank Duendeky
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Jill C, Owner at The Cheese Pantry at Connage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit! Do return one day if you can.

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

A lovely lady met us at the door, very friendly. We decided on the Double Gloucester Cheese and Creamy Potato soup, which was delicious. Our only gripe was the size of the bread that came with the soup, as we had to ask for more!...More

Thank Michele P
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Jill C, Owner at The Cheese Pantry at Connage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words and your feedback about the bread and the blueberry cake. We shall be sure to take that on board for the future.

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