Cheese in Alkmaar

Kaan's Kaashandel

Fourth-generation-run Kaan's Kaashandel has a splendid selection of Dutch cheeses, including some 30 varieties of Edam. Cheeses can be vacuum packed for free.
Cheese in Alkmaar

De Tromp Kaashuis

If you're looking to pick up some cheese after seeing so much of it, check out this quality-certified shop where samples abound.