Cheese is one of life’s little pleasures that goes well with anything, at anytime, whether it’s sprinkled over truffle pasta, downed with a glass or wine, or on its own in a full cheese course. Be it a smooth Burrata, a Barbers 1833 Vintage Reserve Cheddar or a mellow Mimolette, these cheese shops will help you get the right cheese for the right occasion.
An online gourmet store, Delicia carries a wide range of cheeses, including special and rare matured and Affinage cheeses, which are flown in specially after ordering.
Tel: 9751 0101
Carrying one of the best selections of artisan cheese from around the world, Jones The Grocer is the place to bring home specialty cheese. Tip – look out for their ‘Cheese of the Month’, specially selected for ripeness and flavour each month, so that you can enjoy the best at home.
Several locations island wide.
The Taylor B. gourmet cheese collection comes from several countries in Europe, all flown in fresh weekly. Be it rennet free cheese, or regular hard and soft cheeses from Italy or Spain, you are bound to find what you need – and more – here.
Where: 43 Keppel Road, #04-01 / 02
Tel: 8469 7705
Sort through the extremely comprehensive cheese selection here by milk type, country of origin or cheese type. Complement your selection with an abundant supply of condiments such as crackers and pastes.
Where: 84 Joo Chiat Place
Tel: 9069 3471
Housing 50-60 varieties of cheese, the friendly people working at The Cheese Ark are happy to let you sample their impressive selection of artisanal cheese. Better still, sign up for one of their regular nightly workshops and learn more about cheese.
Where: 200 Turf Club Road, Singapore
Tel: 9830 3368
Originally known as La Fromagerie, this online Gourmet & Cheese Shop brings you the finest of French and European cheeses.
The Wine Connection Cheese Bar at Robertson Walk carries a selection of over 40 matured farm cheeses, which is air-flown from Europe weekly and available for both take-away and dine-in. The menu is created around cheese, naturally, offering a variety of hearty salads and ‘tartines’ (open sandwiches), as well as cheese & cold cuts platters tailor-made to your desires.
Where: 11 Unity Street, #01-05 Robertson Walk
Tel: 6238 1279
By Priyanka Elhence, May 2015