Verns String Cheese Old-Fashioned

Vern's String Cheese Old-Fashioned

22 Customer Ratings
Item Number: #2632
Weight: 1.00lbs

Unlike its grocery store cousin this string cheese is made the old fashioned way. First it's kneaded like salt water taffy, extruded into rope and then most importantly soaked in brine (salt water) to dry it and give it a salty taste.

This is a popular snack cheese. It is a favorite with children because it is fun to pull apart the strings that make up the rod shapes so they can be eaten individually. For those on a low-sodium diet, soaking string cheese in water will remove some of the salt content. Like many semi-soft cheeses, it can be kept refrigerated for up to two weeks.

This product is extremely perishable. If you ship outside the 2 day�ground shipping area, you must ship air.

Cheese Profile


  • young
  • medium
  • aged
  • old


  • soft
  • medium
  • hard
  • brittle


  • mild
  • medium
  • strong
  • pungent

Pairing Recommendations

  • Pinot Noir
  • Riesling
  • Pilsner
  • Lager

Product Reviews (6)

old fashioned string cheese
By Joan Relph

so flavorful. we will be buying this for our grandchildren!

Just like I remember
By Rob Meeker

I've been looking for this cheese for years. I thought they quit making it. I thought I was doomed to eat the nasty store brand string cheese. So glad I finally found your website.

String Cheese
By Helen Kirby

These are excellent and will make a wonderful snack for both me and my grandchildren!

Old fashioned string cheese
By Linda Mathes

Great string cheese. Does not taste like the grocery store stuff. Has a much better taste and texture.

A bit too dry
By james trent

A little too dry for my taste. It does have good flavor and texture.

the REAL String Cheese
By Heidi Galizanski

Moved to AZ 3 years ago and simply could not find the true string cheese so ordered from home from Wisconsin Cheese Mart and was here in less than 24 hours! Amazing product and amazing service! No substitution for the real deal! Thank you Wisconsin Cheese Mart!

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