Frequently Asked Questions

Where does name Amstelvelder come from? 

Amstelvelder is named after the Amstelveld square in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. From 1876 till today this square is used as a market. Till 1941 this market was mainly used by Jewish merchants. Nowadays there is a statue on the square of the most famous Jewish merchant Kokadorus (real name: Meijer Linnewiel 1876 - 1934). 

Is Amstelvelder Cholov Yisroel?

Yes, Amstelvelder Cheese is Mehadrin Cholov Yisroel.

Is Amstelvelder Kosher for Passover?

Yes, the whole Amstelvelder Cheese range is Kosher for Passover.

Which company is providing the hechsher and is supervising the production?

Kosher London Beth Din (KLBD) and Mishmeras Kashrus London (MKL) are providing the hechsher.

Where can I purchase Amstelvelder?

Please ask your question via the contact us form.

What is the nutritional value of Amstelvelder per 100 gram?

energy 1605 kJ (387 kcal)

protein 24 g  - 0,85 oz

carbohydrates 0 g - 0 oz

fat 33 g - 1,16 oz

Can I eat cheese if I have a gluten allergy?

Yes, you can eat cheese. Cheese does not contain gluten.

Can I eat cheese if I have a cow's milk allergy?

No, you can better refrain from eating cheese.