Sheep Lovers Make Great Cheese Too

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I ran in to Larry Meisegeier at the Wisconsin Artisan Cheese Festival in Madison last winter and was finally able to check out the Wisconsin Sheep Dairy Cooperative in Weyerhauser.  He also took me out to one of his co-op member farms where I got to see how it all begins.  Frankly, it’s exactly the same … Continue reading

Cheese Underground: Unglaciated Cheese

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Here’s a killer article on cheese Terroir in the Drifless Region of Wiscosnin.  I’ve been to a good deal of these Dairies and Cheese producers, and I have to agree that the area has a taste all its own.  Cheese Underground: Unglaciated Cheese. via Cheese Underground: Unglaciated Cheese. * * *

Ella’s Deli & Ice Cream Parlor – Past, Present & Fantasy

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I had the pleasure of dining with our dear friend Steve “The Owner” Tate at Ella’s Deli several months ago and it was quite the pleasing experience for a number of reasons, particular the great deli food and ice cream, but also the decor.  So many things from the past and present on display, yet … Continue reading

Wisconsin Cheese Curds In California

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Seems as though my old stomping grounds in Orange County (California) is rife with good taste.  I found these Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery cheese curds from Wisconsin in a Sprouts chain (sort of a Whole Foods, but nowhere near the price gouger) of gorcery and health food stores.  They also had Henning’s chipotle cheddar there (Henning’s … Continue reading

Renard’s Cheese: Door County’s Dairy Secret

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While traveling up to Sturgeon Bay on a pleasant fall day (rainy as it was) to check out the landscape and scout for some footage, we came across Renard’s Cheese just a few miles out from Sturgeon Bay.  As we do with every cheese shop we spot along the roads and highways of Wisconsin, we … Continue reading

The Grilled Cheese Academy: The Art Of Grilling Cheese!

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This site put out by the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board is just pure decadence when it comes to cheese sandwiches.  And since it is Grilled Cheese Month, you gotta check out these awesome recipes, if only for the sake of the pictures.  It’s like art and cheese grilled into one.  (Note: Above photos used for … Continue reading

Dairy Doing More In Wisconsin (Photos & Link)

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Funded by Wisconsin dairy producers, the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board is a nonprofit organization that promotes the awareness and consumption of Wisconsin milk, cheese and other dairy products. Our mission is to help grow demand for Wisconsin milk. * * *   * * * Via Photos: Wisconsin Cows, Farmers, Environment and Farmstead Images | … Continue reading

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