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Gourmet Cheese

With over 400 cheeses, we've got something for everyone. Our cheese buyers source great cheeses from the US and around the globe. Being an award-winning gourmet cheese department, we have a lot to live up to.

Whether you're hip to trying new and unusual artisan cheeses or you like to stick with what you know, we've got what you need. Most importantly, we have trained and educated cheese specialists in every store that can help you find what you're looking for. We'll even offer samples of cheeses, so you can try before you buy.

Bottom line: we love cheese, we love to talk cheese and we love to sell fine cheeses. Stop into the cheese department on your next visit to your neighborhood Heinen's store!
Gourmet Cheese Plate

Weekly Deal

Beehive Barely Buzzed

Save $1.00 lb.
Valid thru 10/07

Say Hello To...

Carol Yospur, Pepper Pike Cheese Specialist

Never been to a “Crack the Wheel” event? Meet Carol to learn what you’ve been missing!

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We Know Our Sources

Mayfield Road Creamery

Since 2007, the Mayfield Road Creamery has been producing top quality cheeses on a fifth generation dairy farm in Northeast Ohio.

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Our Stories

Cheese Lovers in Paradise

Hear what Shannon Welsh, Heinen's Cheese Buyer, experienced at this years American Cheese Society Convention in Sacramento, CA.

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Barely Buzzed Apple Crisp

When you're in the mood for a fall classic, try this tremendous Apple Crisp recipe from our friends at Beehive Cheese.

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Special Services

The Perfect Cheese Plate

Let our experts help you put together a custom gourmet cheese tray for any occasion. Not sure where to begin?

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We're Heinen's Grocery Stores, a Cleveland, OH based family-owned grocery store established in 1929. Focused on quality meats, fresh market produce and superior customer service, we make grocery shopping something to smile about.