Verona, Wisconsin Artisan Cheese Trail
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Zimmerman Cheese, Inc
N6853 Hwy 78, South Wayne 53587
Located in Wiota on St. Hwy. 78. Four generations of Cheesemaking experience at work. Try our award-winning Baby Swiss, Muenster and fresh Muenster Curds. Store carries a wide variety of cheeses. Retail Outlet, Mail Order. Hrs: M-F 7-4; Sat 7-11.
Brunkow Cheese of Wisconsin
17975 Cty F, Darlington 53530
8 m. north of Darlington at Cty. G and F. Fourth generation of cheesemakers make artisan English cheddars, all-natural cold pack cheese spreads, and the unique Brun-uusto baked cheese, heated over a flame until crisp and buttery. Retail Outlet, Mail Order, Tours Available. Hrs: M-F 8-3; Sat 8-1; Sun 8-12.
Hook's Cheese Company, Inc
320 Commerce St, Mineral Point 53565
Intersection of Shake Rag, Commerce and Doty St. and Hwys. 23 & 39 Four styles of World Champion Blue Cheese cured in on-site underground cave. Artisanal Cheddars aged to 10 and 12 years, Tilston Point, Colby, Monterey Jack, Swiss, Parmesan, Sweet Constantine. Retail Outlet, Mail Order. Hrs: For you early risers - Fridays only, 4 am-2 pm.
300 Hwy. 14, Arena 53503 608-753-2501 East of Spring Green on Hwy 14. Home of the original Co-Jack Cheese and the famous seven-foot mouse! Known for Colby Jack, Colby and fresh Cheese Curds. Retail Outlet, Observation Window, Mail Order, Tours. Store Hrs: Daily: 8:15-6. Tour Hrs: M-F 8:15-3.
Otter Creek Organic Farm
1345 Mills Street, Black Earth 53515
Milk from this farm's rotationally-grazed Holstein herd is used exclusively to craft raw milk seasonal cheddars. The flavor of each cheddar changes with the seasons. Otter Creek's flavored cheddar selections include award-winning pesto cheddar with basil-infused olive oil from a local artisan food company Renaissance Farms. The farm itself is at the corner of Hwy 130 and County C (west of Taliesin) but is a drive-by site seeing place, not a tour-able facility. Retail Outlet located at Black Earth Meats 1345 Mills Street, Black Earth. Hrs: Mon-Fri 8am-6pm, Sat 8am-2pm, Sun 8am-2pm.
Bleu Mont Dairy
3480 Cty Hwy F, Blue Mounds 53517
Off Hwy 18-151 north of Blue Mounds on Cty Hwy F. Organic REAL raw milk and pasteurized artisan cheeses from grass-fed cows. Award-winning Bandaged Cheddar. Surface-cured in a straw bale building and underground aging cellar. Wind and solar powered. Retail at Dane Cty Farmers Market. Mail Order, Tours (by appointment only).
Decatur Dairy, Inc
W1668 Hwy F, Brodhead 53520
Master Cheesemaker produces award-winning cheeses, including Havarti, Stettler Swiss, Swiss-Colby and squeaky-fresh Cheese Curds – all in a beautiful, scenic Wisconsin setting. Retail Outlet, Tours 8-11 am. Hrs: M-Sat 9-5.
Sassy Cow Creamery
W4192 Bristol Road, Columbus 53925
Great quality dairy products come from the milk of cows that are respected and treated well...that’s what it is all about. Sassy Cow Creamery celebrates the cow in its facilities, products and packaging. Designed with the consumer in mind, we have a store open to the public located right in the building. You can purchase milk, ice cream, dairy products and other local products in the store. Along with viewing our products being made through the large view windows located between the store and processing area. We hope that you will be able to stop out and visit us to see first hand where your Sassy Cow dairy products come from. Observation Window. Retail Outlet. Hrs: Mon-Fri 10am-7pm Sat 9am-6pm Sun 11am-6pm
8877 Table Bluff Road, Cross Plains 53528
Artisan cheesemaker Diana Murphy handcrafts Fresh Goat Cheese in a variety of flavors including plain, garlic, garlic dill, peppercorn, Herbes de Provence, and French herb. Tours are available on certain days & times. Call ahead for availability.
Wisconsin Cheese & Wine Chalet
11190 Goede Rd, Edgerton 53534
I-90 at Hwy. 59, Exit 163, across from McDonald’s. Free cheese and wine tasting daily; full deli; outdoor patio. Over 100 Wisconsin cheeses, novelties, microbrews, gift baskets and boxes. Live music Sundays during summer. Wisconsin sausages, salsas, mustards, and other specialties. Nationwide shipping. Retail Outlet, Hrs: M-Th 9-7; F-Sun 9-8. Winter Hrs. 10-7.
Maple Leaf Cheese Outlet
W2616 Hwy 11/81, Juda 53550
1/4 m. east of Hwy. 11/81 and Cty. Hwy. S in Mobil Station Farmer-owned cooperative since 1910, featuring award-winning specialty cheeses handcrafted by a Wisconsin Master Cheesemaker. More than 75 varieties of cheese! Fresh curds every Thursday. Handdipped ice cream. Retail Outlet, Mail Order. Hrs: M-F 8-6; Sat 8-5; Sun 10-4.
12 S. Carroll St, Madison 53703
On the Capital Square. Cut-to-order cheese shop specializing in small-batch cheesemakers throughout Wisconsin, along with perfect companions such as honey, jams, crackers, wine and more.Retail Outlet, Hrs: M-F 9-7; Sat 9-4; Sun 11-4.
Bavaria Sausage & Cheese Haus
6317 Nesbitt Road, Madison 53719
Right off Verona Rd. Family owned since 1962. Award-winning authentic German sausage from our Master Sausage Maker. Over 100 types of sausage and Wisconsin Cheeses, including cheddar aged 2-11 years. European coffees, krauts, preserves, specialty chocolates. Retail Outlet, Hrs: M-F 8-5; Sat 8-1.
Carr Valley Cheese Company, Inc/Middleton
2831 Parmenter St. Suite 160, Middleton 53562
Come visit our new retail outlet with the sophisticated yet homey atmosphere! Retail Outlet, Hrs: M-Sat 10-6; Sun 10-2
Chalet Cheese Cooperative
N4858 Hwy N, Monroe 53566
5 m. NW of Monroe on Hwy. N, off Hwy. 69 Only Limburger Cheese plant in the United States, Master Cheesemaker Myron Olson makes awardwinning cheeses including 2006 and 2007 US Champion Swiss and Baby Swiss. Retail Outlet, Hrs: M-F 7-3:30; Sat 8-10.
701 8th St, Monroe 53566
Specializing in premium fruit, vegetables, Wisconsin Cheese, microbeer and new world wine, Brennan's has five locations: Northport Drive, University Avenue or Watts Road in Madison, Bluemound Road in Brookfield, and 8th Street in Monroe.
Emmi Roth USA
657 Second Street, Monroe 53566
The Roth family began crafting and curing cheese in Switzerland more than 145 years ago and carries on the tradition today in Monroe, Wis. A full range of award-winning specialty cheeses comprise the Emmi Roth assortment. A viewing hall and retail store make the creamery a popular stop on a Wisconsin Cheese tour. Observation Window. Retail Outlet. Hrs: Mon. – Fri: 9:00am-6:00pm, Sat: 9:00am-5:00pm, Sun: 10:00am-5:00pm Store and viewing hall are closed on Sundays Jan-Feb and every major holiday.
Alp and Dell Cheese Store
657 2nd St, Monroe 53566
Visit the Roth Käse factory viewing hall to watch award-winning authentic Gruyere cheese being made in traditional copper vat. Wide selection of cheese, meat, candy and gifts. Retail Outlet, Observation Window, Mail Order Internet, Group Tours Avail. Hrs: M-F 9-6; Sat 9-5; Sun 10-5.
N890 Twin Grove Rd, Monroe 53566
Led by a Master Cheesemaker, only artisan cheese factory in the US to manufacture traditional 180 lb. Emmentaler Swiss Cheese. Also offer Butterkäse, Lacey Swiss, Havarti with Dill and Muenster Cheeses.
Silver-Lewis Cheese Factory Co-op
W3075 Cty Rd EE, Monticello 53570
Approx. 4 m. east of Monticello on Cty. Rd. EE Our small factory has been producing cheese for over 110 years. Try our award-winning Brick, Muenster, Farmer and flavored Farmer varieties. Retail Outlet, Mail Order. Hrs: M-F 7-3; Sat 7-1.
Dee's Cheese N More
504 E. Main St, Mount Horeb 53572
Retail Outlet, Hrs: T-F 10-6; Sat 9-7; Sun Noon-5; Closed Mondays.
Maple Leaf Cheese and Chocolate Haus
554 1st St, New Glarus 53574
Corner of 1st St. and Hwy. 39 downtown New Glarus. Quaint store featuring 70 varieties of Green County cheeses! Be sure to try the Braun Swiss Käse cheeses including Swiss, Baby Swiss, Cheddar, Aged Cheddar, Brick and Aged Brick. Don’t miss the homemade fudge, ice cream and more! Retail Outlet, Mail Order. Hrs: May-Dec daily 10-5; Jan-April weekends only.
6890 Paoli Rd, Paoli 53508
For a quarter century Paoli Cheese has been satisfying America’s cheese-lovers with the finest Wisconsin has to offer, including sausages, jams and snacks. Visit Paoli – a historic river town 10 m. from Madison. Retail Outlet, Mail Order. Hrs: Daily 10-6.
Carr Valley Cheese Company, Inc
807 Phillips Blvd., Sauk City 53583
On Hwy. 12 at 807 Phillips Blvd. Best known for distinctive Wisconsin and artisanal cheeses. Retail Outlet, Mail Order. Hrs: M-Sat 9:30-6; Sun 10-5
183 E. Main St, Stoughton 53589
We offer a selection of more than 120 varieties of cheese and cheese cut to order. Enjoy Babcock Hall ice cream. Retail Outlet, Mail Order. Hrs: M-F 9-6; Sat 9-5.
Jim's Cheese Pantry
410 Portland Rd, Waterloo 53594
Portland Rd. off Hwy. 19 toward Watertown Famous for over 250 cheese cutouts! Many award-winning Wisconsin cheeses, including fine Cheddars, up to 11 yrs. Full-service lunch counter. Retail Outlet, Mail Order. Hrs: M-F 9-5; Sat 9-3
Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese
W11555 Torpy Rd, Waterloo 53594
We feature handcrafted, truly farmstead cheeses. Known for our award-winning fresh Mozzarella, Mascarpone, Farmer’s Rope String Cheese, Les Frères and Petit Frère European-style Cheese. Tours by appointment only, minimum number required. Observation Window, Tours.
Kraemer Wisconsin Cheese
1173 N. 4th St, Watertown 53098
Just south of the intersection of Hwys. 16 and R. Our retail cheese outlet was built right into the barn that has been part of the Kraemer family farm since 1929. Over 90 varieties of cheese and our delicious apricot honey cold pack cheese spread. Retail Outlet, Mail Order. Hrs: M-F 7-5:30; Sat 7-4; Sun 8-Noon.
4494 Lake Circle, Windsor 53598
Hwy. 19 at Interstate Hwys. 39/90/94, exit 131 Family-owned since 1988, we offer Wisconsin’s finest cheese and sausages. We age our own cheese, 11 year Cheddar! Enjoy exclusive Mousehouse Jack, Wisconsin beer and wine, deli and gifts. Free cheese samples! Retail Outlet, Mail Order. Hrs: Open daily at 8 am.