Millersburg Specialty Shoppes for Delicious Homemade Cheese

In the heart of Holmes County Amish Country, shops making the natural, homemade cheeses that Millersburg is famous for are sure to be part of your Millersburg shopping experience. Being in Amish country, the delicious cheeses of this town are made fresh from one hundred percent Amish Farm Milk, which is all natural and has no growth hormones in it. Stores supplying these specialty cheeses are many in number, some being more famous than others; however, there are a few in particular that BBOnline recommends as must-visit shops during your comfortable stay in a Millersburg Inn.

The Guggisberg Cheese Factory
5060 State Route 557
Millersburg, OH 44654
(330) 893-2500

This well-known cheese factory in Millersburg is home to the original Baby Swiss variety of cheese. Founded by Swiss-born master cheese maker Alfred Guggisberg in 1947, the factory used and still uses only high quality Amish milk from local farmers to make their cheeses. For a unique experience, peek through the windows of the cheese and gift shop. You can watch the cheese actually being produced from Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to noon. It's quite an interesting and delicate process. Afterwards, you can sample some of the different cheeses before you decide on which ones you'd like to buy. Overall, it makes for a great day of shopping out from your Millersburg Bed and Breakfast home base.

Heini's Cheese Chalet - Bunker Hill Cheese Company
6005 County Road 77
Millersburg, OH 44654
(800) 253-6636

The high quality cheeses from Heini's have been made and celebrated since 1935. Long ago, the company decided to form a strong partnership with the Amish, who, to this day, provide the fresh, natural milk that is used to make Heini's cheese delicious. The fresh cheese is sold in many shapes and forms, including everything from longhorn style to half moons to deli wheels, just to name a few. If you're interested in how the cheese is made, step into the 100 foot viewing area, and watch each part of the process. There's also a narrated video of the process if you miss the live event. Some interesting store specialties include Heini's Lacey Baby Swiss, Heini's Yogurt Cultivated Cheese and "lactose free" cheeses. The Heini's Cheese Chalet Retail Outlet is open from Monday to Saturday, from 8 am to 6 pm, and you can try free samples of all of their natural cheeses. Other tasty products sold in the store are Gourmet Cheese Fudge, Farm Fresh Eggs, Amish Potato Chips, Cheese Spreads and much more. Heini's is an amazing shopping experience that you can enjoy during your stay in your Millersburg Inn.

Troyer's Country Market
5201 County Road 77
Millersburg, OH 44654
(330) 893-3786

Troyer's Country Market has an incredible selection of cheeses. Some are made in Millersburg and others are imported, but be assured that any kind of cheese you're looking for is sure to be in stock in this store. Some of their cheese varieties include cheddar, colby, marble, hickory smoked, hot pepper cheese, Italian, low fat, swiss, baby swiss, cheese balls, cheese dip mixes, yogurt cheese and flavored. And those are just the main categories! The subcategories are even more diverse, for example, among the chedder cheeses you'll have to choose between horseradish cheddar, jalepeno cheddar, blueberry cheddar, apple cinnamon cheddar and so on. BBOnline recommends that you don't miss Troyer's Market.