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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

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Brooke Zimmerman, Cheese Specialist

Want the cheese everyone falls in love with? This specialist has the answer!

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We Know Our Sources

Beemster: Partners Across the Pond

Working closely with our friends at Beemster we are able to offer the most authentic, highest quality Dutch cheeses available.

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Our Stories

Heinen's Cheese Specialists

We put a lot of effort into ongoing training and developing our cheese staff, and that shows as soon as you start talking cheese with them.

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Summer Pasta Salad

Use Deer Creek Vat 17 Cheddar to give this amazing pasta salad an amazing cheddar kick. Take it along to your next picnic or BBQ.

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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.