Our opening hours

May to October
from 9.00 am to 6.30 pm
November to April
from 9.00 am to 5.30 pm

On 364 days

daily until 3.00 pm

Warm food throughout. Also open in the evening for groups.


The ideal destination for a day trip

Take one of our family-friendly selfguided tours and learn how our tasty Appenzeller® cheese is made from fresh local milk. Our vast playground is a big hit for children.

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Our shop caters for a range of tastes

Our open cheese counter features over 80 different types of cheese and other regional specialities from the Appenzell region.

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Make your own cheese

Get even closer to processing raw milk into Swiss cheese from A to Z. And of course a piece of your work comes home.

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Enjoy mouth-watering dishes in the Höckli restaurant or garden restaurant

Indulge in local specialities in our stylish restaurant which also boasts a sunlit garden terrace. Well worth a visit.

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The dairy is ideal for occasions, seminars and celebrations of all kinds

Our ingredients for a successful event include a fantastic setting, the finest food and Switzerland’s tastiest cheese. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you are interest in planning an event.

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Appenzeller® cheese - the tastiest cheese in Switzerland

Would you like to find out more about Appenzeller® cheese? Discover the finest recipes, the entire Appenzeller® cheese range and other fascinating information.

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Switzerland. Naturally.

Switzerland. Naturally.