There’s a lot to love about Klein River Cheese. From our tangy Overberg and pungent Gruberg to our soulful Havarti and creamy Colby, we have a lot of different cheeses to explore!
We are committed to bringing the expertise and passion behind our artisan cheese making to cheese lovers and gastronomes across South Africa. So everyone can enjoy and “become the expert” on artisan cheese, no matter where they live and eat.
So pick a favourite spot on your lawn, balcony, or lounge floor, roll out the picnic blanket, crack open a bottle of your favourite local wine, and enjoy endless feasting and perfect picnics with our abundant Cheese of the Month Club hamper filled to the brim with the best of the best from Klein River Cheese.
Each month, members will be spoilt for choice with a bountiful hamper of treats delivered to your door laden with a sumptuous selection of our hand-crafted artisan cheese. And because we love all things local, our hampers are carefully curated to give you a taste of a variety of locally made products from preserves and charcuterie to jams, chillis, tapenades, and more.
Sign up once and experience the thrill of a new tasting experience each month! When you sign up, you have the choice of a 1, 3 or 6-month subscription with the cost of shipping is included in the monthly price.
Each monthly hamper will include a minimum of:
Multiple cuts of cheese of different ages and types, amounting to at least 1-2kg of cheese.
Numerous perfectly paired accompaniments! We’ll rotate the monthly pairings with other specialty crackers, meats, jams, etc.
A useful and interesting piece of cheese-related equipment or tool.
A detailed insert telling you about all the goodies with recipes.
Our specialised Cheese tasting notes and pairing favourites.
So if you’re looking for a gift for your favorite cheese lover or want a subscription that will help you learn more about cheese there is no better way than with a Klein River Cheese of The Month Club membership. Go on.. be the Big Cheese and subscribe today.
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Ordering and cut off dates
Because cheese is everything, and we don’t want any delays in getting yours to you, we close orders 1 week before the dispatch date.
Dispatch dates for 2023:
Gifting your Cheese Of The Month hamper to someone else
We love a cheese gift as much as the next person, so we are completely flexible should you want to redirect one of your monthly hampers to a loved one. Simply send instructions to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will arrange for your box to be redirected.
Cancelling an order
We are unable to cancel any orders for upcoming months that have been paid for. You can, however, defer an order to a future month or gift it to someone else (see above).
Cutting and weights
All cheeses are cut to order by hand. As such, all weights referred to for our Cheese Of The Month hampers are guidelines, and there can be some fluctuations around those guideline weights
All of the product images on our website are for illustrative purposes only. Please note products and their packaging may vary from the pictures on the website. The products in our Cheese Of The Month hampers are constantly rotated and adapted. Vegetarian? No problem! Just specify on checkout and we’ll make sure to load your box with all of the best local vegetarian fare.
We use a leading dedicated third party for all of our deliveries. Our aim is to deliver all orders within 3-5 days from the dispatch date. We are able to deliver to both residential addresses and business addresses, so please make sure you give the correct address and instructions upon checkout for the courier. On receipt of your order, we advise you to refrigerate the cheese straight away. Or better yet.. eat it straight away!
Our 3 month and 6-month subscriptions must be paid for in advance at the time of ordering. We will always confirm each dispatch date throughout your subscription in your first delivery hamper. If we do not hear from you, we will assume you agree with those dates. At your request, we are fully flexible with regard to your delivery preferences and requirements.