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learn how to make cheese in your own kitchen with everyday equipment,  Please also check out our yoga/goat yoga page.

Cheese Courses are either:

 1 hour Halloumi make your own halloumi and taste our own Rosedale Cheeses. £25 person. These will be running every Saturday morning during July and August.

1/2  day ( approximately 3-4 hours)2 cheeses, yoghurt and tasting of our Rosedale Cheeses £95 per person max 8 people

Full  day (approximately 6 hours) 3 cheeses, yoghurt and tasting of our Rosedale Cheeses £125 per person max 8 people

Corporate bespoke courses can be arranged please email for details and prices

Goat Experience which is Meet and pet the goats see how we make Rosedale cheeses,taste our Rosedale Cheeses and enjoy a light lunch incorporating produce from the farm. £50. per person dates to be arranged once cheese is in production.

Meet the Goats £25 per family every day in school holidays and  Saturdays term times. 10.30 and 4pm please email to book as places limited to 10 people per session, so not to disturb the goats.

If you want to do this outside of published dates please contact Suzie for availability.

Goat Keeping Experience (over 16's only )

Have you been thinking about keeping goats why not come to Abbey Farm Cottage and spend either a whole or half day learning about them it's an early start to see the milking process and through to feeding and general goat care. Prices  are 1/2 day £75 including breakfast and whole day £150 including breakfast and light lunch showcasing products from the farm.  these courses are on an ad hoc basis so please contact for availability

Current cheese course dates 

11/2 day cheese course ; 

Wednesday  5th July 

Full day Courses:

Saturday 8th July

If you are interested in any of our courses and experiences and the published dates don't suit please e-mail Suzie  and she will see if we can put another date in the diary.

To book onto the above courses  or to discuss a bespoke course please email


Our Journey

Our journey began back in 2015 when Jonty asked me would I like goats for Christmas a standard Christmas present!! Within days 5 Boer goats were purchased and the rest is history currently up to 90 goats!!

 Jonty and I gave up the Rat Race working in London and the South East and moved to Roseadale Abbey in the North York Moors  May 2019. 


We've  spent 4 years developing our glamping and holiday cottage business alongside our goat farm and now our attention has moved across to the cheese business having built our dairy barn in 2020 and we are awaiting Environmental Health approval before going into full production in 2023. 

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