Gangstad Gårdsysteri is situated in Sandvollan, half way between Straumen town centre and Steinkjer. They produce award winning cheese and ice cream made from the farms fresh dairy milk.
AWARD WINNING CHEESE
Since its conception in 1998, Gangstad have won numerous awards and competitions, leading to more and more loyal customers. Some of the cheese on offer is Gangstad Salad cheese, “Snadderost”, Edel Blå (blue cheese), Edel Hvit (white cheese), Gangstad Camembert, Gangstad Caraway Cheese and Gangstad Spice Cheese. They also produce excellent marmalades suitable for all types of cheese, a selection of biscuits and a lovely natural yoghurt.
In 2008 Gangstad expanded their product range and started the production of ice cream. All flavours are natural, with no artificial additives. Today, they make ice cream and sorbet with a variety of flavours, like vanilla, chocolate, licorice, strawberry, Whiskey and coffee, raspberry, blueberry, lemon and “Skjenning” ice cream. The ice cream on offer varies according to the seasons. In the summer season you can enjoy ice cream and sorbet in the idyllic yard on the farm.
If you have taken the Hurtigruten in recent years between Trondheim and Rørvik, the chances are high that you have also been offered farm ice cream from Gangstad.
FARM SHOP IN THE COURT YARD
Gangstad Gårdsysteri is one of several great farm shops along the Golden Road selling delicious food and products produced on their farm. In addition to its own farm products, Gangstad offer great products from other local food producers. Additionally, they sell gift packs, which have proven to be popular gifts both for Christmas and throughout the year. The farm shop at Gangstad is open all year, Monday to Friday, but is closed in the weekends and Bank Holidays.
Up to date opening hours for Gangstad is available on the page “opening hours for experiences along the Golden Road”.