Historische Senfmühle, Cochem

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One of the oldest mustard mills in the world, Historische Senfmühle produces nine flavors of mustard using recipes dating as far back as the 15th century. Take a tour to learn about the history and production of this tasty condiment, or gobble it up on a bratwurst. Tours are only given only in German, though an informational sheet is also available in English. You can purchase a few jars of mustard in the shop and even have them packaged and shipped home. Take a look at our Cochem driving holiday planner to schedule your visit to Historische Senfmühle and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • August 15, 2017
    the visit lasts 30 ' of which 25 ' explanation in German. people who speak a different language can get everything on paper and read the explanation. boring.
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  • August 14, 2017
    We visited the mill on a very hot day and were a bit disappointed. The buildings look what scruffy. You can taste the mustard itself or with spoons or a sausage to buy with a mustard of choice. The sausage is tasty, but would still taste better with a sandwich there. You get a generous helping of mustard. Personally, we prefer mustard a lot stronger, but tastes differ. In the shop you can buy all kinds of mustard products, but that we found quite pricey.
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  • August 13, 2017
    Interesting tour of the mustard production process on site. The guide was enthusiastic about their product and equipment. The tour was not more than one room in which the mill stone and mostervat, but the information definitely worthwhile. Parking in the immediate vicinity is tricky. It is more convenient to park at the parking garage near and then to run.
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  • This is promoted as a museum with a history of milling and preparing a variety of mustards but it is really just a small shop that also provides some demonstrations of the process. Some connection is claimed to operations dating back into the early 1800s. About 8 or 9 variations of mustards are offered and each can be sampled before buying. Other mustard related condiments are also available. The milling operations go on in the back and appear to be open to the public at only specific times. Here one can purchase the regional speciality Roter Weinberg Pfirsich Likör, a intensely sweet but robustly flavored red peach liquor. It can be found in other shops in Cochem as well.
  • Interesting little museum and a fantastic selection of mustards. Be sure not to leave without taking some of their good organic mustard home with you.
  • It was very interesting. I was able to get some real things about mustard. The team there is super. We had lots of fun. Also the sausages with mustard is recommended. Have purchased a lot for home 🤗
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  • Well, the Mr. was nice. Come away closer to the idea of centerpark eifel advertising makes, from there it is still it's very cold there 35 min and expensive I think unfortunately war I things to centerpark cheaper comic
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  • Great leadership and very nicely maintained. Everything is made by hand work. You can taste and the prices are reasonable. Good advice including.
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