Rotterdamsche Oude Kaas is a beautiful cuttable old cheese with a refined taste. The cheese is made with Dutch milk and has been matured for at least 50 weeks on solid wooden boards. The cheese contains small crackling dairy crystals that melt on your tongue. The cheese comes in several variations that you have to taste! Nice to eat as a cube but also irresistible on fresh brown bread. Besides the cheese, they also sell gift boxes, port and delicious sauces.
Did you know that more than 650 million kilos of cheese are produces in the Netherlands every year? And that is not without a reason. Cheese is super tasty! On bread or with drinks. Brandstore de Rotterdamsche Oude in Markthal is the first brand store in the Netherlands with a full assortment of the brand ‘De Rotterdamsche Oude’
The initiative is from entrepreneur Klaas van der Mast. Klaas, born in Rotterdam, city of hard work and no-nonsense says: ‘’During several events I have experienced that many Rotterdammers are surprised by the fact that this world city also has its own world cheese. A product of the very best quality with lots of culinary possibilities and representative of the folk spirit,,
The idea for this cheese once originated in De Kuip, Rotterdam’s legendary football stadium. A number of businessmen and Rotterdammers in heart and soul felt nothing like eating the Amsterdam cheese(020). There had to be a real Rotterdam(010)-cheese on the market. And so it happened! The crowning glory of the work was look that suited the port city: the skylince of the city, executed in the colors of the city.
The cheese comes in a number of variations. There is even a type that is more than three years old, old limited edition. The perfect crumbly cheese that you should definitely try, To enjoy these cheese even more, a number of products have been added to the range. For example, there is a delicious Rotterdam Port, Mustard dill Sauce, Balsamic Vinegar. The cheese is also available in the shape of barge or a flat piece. All product are available separately or in the unique ‘Rotterdamsche (gift) Box’. Tasty for yourself and nice to give away with a birthday or as a business gift.