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For Sale: The Cheese Plate New Paltz

Cheese is our specialty! Open Since 2001. A great opportunity to own a well established, community loved business that specializes in local, regional and imported cheese, meats and specialty food items. Summer offer expands to Natural Ice Cream – exclusive to shop in Market Area!. Year round, turn key business that will be profitable on your first day! Awesome potential to take this business to its next level of greatness. Business is fully operating, true turnkey.

Inventory:Not included in asking price
Real Estate:Leased
Building SF:950
Lease Expiration:2/28/2026
Furniture, Fixtures, & Equipment (FF&E):Included in asking price

Facilities:The shop interior has recently been renovated to accommodate increased sales. Renovation has created efficient work space area, storage area, office space and plenty of retail and indoor eating space. Also included is outdoor covered deck seating with an awesome view! Furnishings and equipment all have been maintained and are included in sale.Competition:Business is located in the center of a well established retail market place. It is a destination for shopping, dining and entertainment. We are the only business of this type among the 20 businesses that are also located in the market place and are also well established. The market place is supported year round by the local community, tourists and college students from the surrounding area.
Growth & Expansion:Current business could be expanded by adding tasting events and classes. New owner can also further boost sales by expanding current product line of retail gift items and current menu options.
Financing:Discuss with owner. will require down payment.
Support & Training:Current owner will be available for any questions or training during transition of ownership. Current owner is willing to support new owner after sale for a negotiated period of time.
Reason for Selling:Relocating due to family commitments.

Contact Teresa Logan at [email protected] or (914) 474-6238. More information can be found here. 

Investment Opportunity

Growing farmstead creamery is seeking an outside investment to help grow the operation. Preferred shares in the land company, to secure your investment. Accredited investors only.
Contact John Wible at [email protected] or (970) 367-6184

For Sale: Diversified, 100 % Grass Fed, Organic Dairy Farm & Cheese operation for sale, with house

Hardwick, MA. 220 acre farm with 35 milking cows in mixed herd of Normandy, Jersey & Holstein & approximately 35 young stock. Enough existing pasture to graze 45-50 cows or additional land can be cleared using pigs, goats or sheep. We are willing to negotiate a training & transitional period. Overall, the farm & cheese business has much potential for growth. Follow the link for more information.
Contact: Pamela Robinson by email only via [email protected].

For Sale: 230 gallon bulk milk tank

230 gallon DairyKool ice bank bulk tank. Interior tank is U shaped. 4 feet wide. 5′ 3″ long. Hooked up and working. Converted to 134a freon. $2500. We are downsizing. Photos and dimensions available. [email protected]

For Sale: Established Cheese Company & Farm

Established cheese company for sale in one of the best possible markets. Located within the metro Washington DC area, the farm with over 600 goats produces some of the finest goat cheese. Distribution is through major food distributors and major food chains in the region as well as wholesale bulk Chèvre. Making us one of the few to provide sustained product throughout the year. FDA and state inspections frequently give 100% pass rate demonstrating the high level of attention put into equipment maintenance and use.

For serious inquiry, please let us know if you are already pre-qualified for business loan or will be seeking financial assistance. On site inspection for serious buyers is HIGHLY recommended to fully appreciate what is being offered.

Cherry Glen Goat Cheese Company
Contact: (703) 679-0417
[email protected]

For Sale: Qualtech Cheese Vat Pasteurizer Combo

Qualtech 1,000 lb. Cheese Vat Pasteurizer Combo with AJ-900 Chart Recorder, thermometers and airspace heater. This vat is four years old, good condition. Mounted on casters for easy mobility. Asking $15,500. Curd Knoves, Boiler and Chiller also available. For more information email or call Brian Civitello at 860-881-0246


Seeking Cheesemakers/Trainers

We have just built a small cheese plant (500-liter vat) on the outskirts of Ulaanbaatar. It is the protoype for a network of such plants meant to process the milk of cows, yaks, goats, sheep and camels on Mongolia’s wild grasslands. For June through September, are seeking accomplished cheesemakers/trainers to help bring this plant on line, establish procedures and train staff. We can offer accommodations and a modest stipend.

Contact: Mike Morrow

For Sale or Lease: Farmstead Creamery & Dairy

Creamery and dairy, conveniently located within 200 miles of Chicago, Indianapolis and St. Louis markets. Currently in operation, with daily production capacity in excess of 200 lbs. of cheese. Established relationships with distributors and wholesale customers. Grade A facility on 150 acres of grass pasture. Animal Welfare certified, organic potential.

Send all inquiries by e-mail to: [email protected]

For Sale: Starter 85%

We have 28 bags of Cheese Starter 85. C of A indicates expire date of 6/13/19. Greatly reduced price. For pick-up at our Minnesota plant. Please call or email Sue at 320-686-0240 or [email protected]

For Sale: Cheese Plant Equipment

Have most of the equipment from our cheese plant for sale. Creamery based in Colorado. Here is a list of what is available:

500 Liter Vat Pasteurizer
400 Gallon Bulk Storage Tank
600 Liter COP Tank
2 Ram air pressure cheese press
200 Liter Coagunaltion Vats (2 each) with Corresponding Knives
40 Gallon Drain Trolley
15 Gallon Drain Trolley
Multiple Drain Tables
Milk pump with hoses
Aging racks, w/ wheel bases, Moulds, drain mats and other assorted making equipment.

Please contact Kevin with any questions. Can provide pricing and photos.  [email protected]

For Sale: Cheese Harp

4 ft wide 3 ft high, excellent condition. Call Rob Seymour – 503 812 2854

For Sale: Assorted Equipment

Equipment for Sale
2 600 liter brine tanks (HDPE)
Stainless Steel Press for traditional Comte size wheels
Microperforated Forms
Photos available.

To make an offer, please email [email protected]

For Sale: Goat Dairy

Turn-key goat dairy in Victor, ID. 100 goats. 8 irrigated acres. Certified creamery, equipment, barns, sheds, house and more. Beautiful location close to National Parks. Great opportunity to get into a growing business. [email protected] for more info.