What would a visit to La Chapelle d’Abondance be without its cheese?
Abondance cheese has been made for a very long time as in the 14th century it was already being served at the Pope of Avignon’s dinner table!
Abondance cheese has been protected since 1990 by the A.O.C. French label of quality. It is also European A.O.P. recognised. During your visit discover the fascinating history of this gourmet Abondance cheese.
Visits and tastings are organised by the region’s local farmers every week.
Located in the center of the village, daily artisanal production and refining of
Savoie cheeses: Abondance AOP, Tomme de Savoie IGP, Raclette de Savoie IGP, fresh butter, summer cheese “Le Pissenlit”, Tommes and Tomettes “Charlotte”.
Caroline and Gérard invite you to discover their passion for goats and mountain farming in a one-hour visit. You will discover what goes on behind-the-scenes in their farm and end the visit with a tasting of their products.More information about The Thoules goat farm