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Where is gouda cheese from?

Gouda cheese is from the Netherlands. It is named after the city of Gouda, which is in the South Holland province of the Netherlands.

Gouda cheese has a long history and is one of the most well-known and widely consumed cheeses globally.

While it originated in Gouda, it is now produced both in the Netherlands and in various countries around the world.

The authentic Dutch Gouda carries the Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) status, indicating that it meets specific production standards and originates from the designated region.