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The Cheddar Gorge Cheese Company

Owned and run by John Spencer since 2003, this company uses unpasteurised milk from local cows to produce traditional, homemade cheddar. It is the only working Cheddar dairy in Cheddar - which makes it the only authentic Cheddar in the world.

The Cheddar Gorge Cheese Company, The Cliffs, Cheddar Gorge

Somerset

http://www.cheddargorgecheeseco.co.uk

Shop: daily, 10am-5.30pm, April to September. 10am-4pm, October to February. Cheese-making area: daily, 10am-4pm, October to February. 10am-4.30pm, April to September. Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day

Cheese-making area (April to October): adults £1.85; accompanied children under 16 free. November to March: admission free but guides are not available.

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