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Alp and Dell Cheese Store

Monroe, WI
Alp and Dell Cheese Store

Come and take a tour to watch cheese being made. Sample the variety of our specialties and many other cheeses. Cheese is being made Monday-Friday. Call ahead to (608)328-3355 at the store for large group tours. In addition to a wide selection of cheese and cheese products, ice cream, sandwiches, meats and gifts are also available. Bulk cheeses in wheels and loaves can purchased or can be cut to your specifications. Orders may be placed at 1-608-328-3355. We ship cheese anywhere in the USA! Please visit www.alpanddellcheese.com for more information, as well as store hours!

Website: www.alpanddellcheese.com

Baumgartner's Cheese Store and Tavern

Monroe, WI
Baumgartner's Cheese Store and Tavern

Wisconsin's longest running cheese shop, along with a friendly tavern serving cheese, sandwiches, and local beers.

Website: http://www.baumgartnercheese.com

Benoit Cheese Haus

Ashland, WI
Benoit Cheese Haus

Benoit Cheese Haus is a cheese lovers' dream come true! We are an old fashioned specialty retail cheese shop that carries Wisconsin's finest cheese. And the best part is, you can sample them! We are a destination for friends, co-workers, your significant other or a family day out! You can get a taste of all over Wisconsin under 1 roof. So if you have a favorite cheese, stop in! We more than likely have it or we will try to get it for you! Benoit Cheese Haus is a country destination! The store has over 150 varieties of cheeses, fresh-cut to order and prepackaged. We carry everything from FRESH CURDS to 16 year-old Cheddar! We also have a wonderful variety of locally made items, such as: honey, syrups, specialty meats, soaps, candles, knick-knacks, wine and organic oils. We offer made-to-order cheese trays and gift boxes. Call or order online. WE SHIP IN US ONLY. Come sample some great cheese!! Monday - Saturday, 9am-5pm

Website: http://www.benoitcheese.com

Country Bumpkin Farm Market

Wisconsin Dells, WI
Country Bumpkin Farm Market

Welcome to Country Bumpkin Farm Market, where farm meets fun! Established in 1997, our farm is family owned & operated with our main goal being to offer our customers fresh berries, fruits, and vegetables that we pick fresh daily. Customers driving out to our market can enjoy that "just picked" garden flavor and aroma. Most important, our production methods include both sustainable and some organic practices. Also important to us, we grow many varieties so that we have "whatever the customer wants." We also love seeing families enjoying time together in our Lil' Bumpkin Play Village & Petting Farm. Our goal was to create an area where families could get outside and have fun creating memories. We are open every day from 9 am to 6 pm from late April through October 31st.

Website: www.countrybumpkinfarm.com

Dancing Bear Honey

Waupaca, WI
Dancing Bear Honey

Dancing Bear Apiary has been collecting and bottling the finest Wisconsin honey since 1976. We take great care to insure that our honey is carefully handled from hive to bottle. All the flavor and healthful things that bees work so hard to put into the honey are still there. We only lightly filter our honey, keeping a rich, fulfilling taste with all the nutritious benefits. Available only at our store, Main Street Marketplace in Downtown Waupaca, and online at www.dancingbearhoney.com. At our store, samples of our honey, cremed artisanal honey and comb honey are always available. During the Summer and Fall, we have our observation hive in the store. This hive is connected to the outdoors so you can see honeybees come and go and work inside the glass sided hive.

Website: http://www.dancingbearhoney.com

Drumlin Ridge Winery

Waunakee, WI
Drumlin Ridge Winery

Family operated winery offering local and wines made onsite as well as cider. we have a small plates menu, retail area and outdoor seating.

Website: http://www.drumlinridgewinery.com

Ellsworth Area Chamber of Commerce

Ellsworth, WI
Ellsworth Area Chamber of Commerce

The Ellsworth Area Chamber of Commerce supports the Ellsworth business community and areas beyond, through economic, industrial, professional, cultural, educational and civic initiatives. We embrace our agricultural roots, leveraging the strengths of our region's ag businesses and agritourism attractions for their economic and quality of life benefits. Home of the Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery, official Cheese Curd Capital of Wisconsin, and the annual Cheese Curd Festival, which takes place each summer in June, and the Pierce County Fair, which is held each August. In addition, you'll find many farm to fork restaurants, orchards, community gardens, vineyards, and other agritourism destinations and attractions along the back roads, bluffs and valleys of our area.

Website: www.ellsworthchamber.com

Eugster's Farm Market & Petting Farm

Stoughton, WI
Eugster's Farm Market & Petting Farm

Eugster's Farm Market & Petting Farm is a beautiful 349 acre farm located on Hwy 138 between Stoughton and Oregon just 20 minutes south of Madison. For 30 years we have been providing Dane County & Southern Wisconsin with our famous sweet corn, muskmelons and the freshest produce available. Eugster's Petting Farm hosts thousands of children every season. The Petting Farm has lots of room, well over 15 acres. You will find all the different farm animals. We provide a variety of activities for the children such as a tricycle area, huge sandbox, a learning center, goat bottle feeding, goat milking demonstrations, a fish & duck pond and four play sets. We are very proud of what we have to offer and love to share it with others. Eugster's have always prided itself with quality produce, excellent service and great employees. The old dairy barn has been remodeled into a 9,500 square foot banquet facility called ''The Big Barn'', perfect for hosting a gathering. The country setting, great facilities, excellent staff all combine to make Eugster's Farm Market the perfect destination for your next gathering. We have a great experience to offer and look forward to assisting you in planning your unforgettable gathering.

Website: https://www.eugsters.com/

Explore La Crosse

La Crosse, WI
Explore La Crosse

Explore La Crosse will help you find fun and lodging in La Crosse County.

Website: www.explorelacrosse.com

Fawn Creek Winery

Wisconsin Dells, WI
Fawn Creek Winery

Family owned winery that offers complimentary wine tasting, micro menu, gift shop, and beautiful views. Located just 10 minutes from Downtown Wisconsin Dells.

Website: http://www.fawncreekwinery.com

Feltz's Dairy Store, Inc.

Stevens Point, WI
Feltz's Dairy Store, Inc.

Feltz's Dairy Store is a family friendly destination experience offering a large variety of cheeses, ice cream, black angus beef and many other local products. We have an education corner with a cow carousel, life size fiber glass milking cow and offer tours of our farm and robotic milking facility May through October. We also have a Corn Maze & Petting Zoo throughout the Fall.

Website: http://www.feltzsdairystore.com

Heritage Orchard LLC

Chilton, WI
Heritage Orchard LLC

Heritage Orchard is a great place for families to enjoy the crisp, colorful days of fall. Growing apples has always been our main focus. Raised for quality - harvested for peak flavor and crispness - sold fresh at affordable prices. Pick your own or choose your favorite from 20 different varieties in our farm market. Free samples are always available. Check "What's Happening" on our website for updates. Check Events site for special, monthly events. The apple orchard overlooks Lake Winnebago's east shore and was renamed Heritage Orchard (formerly Erickson's) when Vern and Ann Gasch purchased the farm in 1976. Although the farm was never previously owned by the Gasch family, their roots ran deep with three generations involved in planting, care and operation of the orchard over the years. The original farm house was Vern's first home in 1947, the same year that the first trees were planted. The Heritage continues -- a family business for your family to enjoy. "A Taste of Country" represents an inviting setting with fresh, wholesome products. Enjoy the green grass, fresh air, a fantastic view and friendly, helpful people.

Website: www.heritageorchardwi.com

Kelley Country Creamery

Fond du Lac, WI
Kelley Country Creamery

A "must see" farmstead ice cream shop where the ice cream is processed with milk right from the Kelley family farm. Karen Kelley, the family creamsmith, will delight you with familiar AND unique flavors. You'll find all time traditional favorites like Whitewash Vanilla, Udderly Comforting Chocolate and Leo's Butter Pecan. Be adventurous and try a one-of-a-kind flavor like Karen's Crazy Cake, Maple Bacon or Slow Moving Vehicle (Turtle). Select one of several signature sundaes such as the Farmers Wife sundae. Come and sample any tantalizing flavor as Kelley Country Creamery offers over 300 seasonal and specialty flavors. Members of the Kelley family will give you a warm welcome and you'll feel right at home when you have a seat in a high-back rocker, savor your ice cream, and gaze down at the cattle grazing in their green pastures. You won't get an ice cream experience like this anywhere else. . . it truly is a memory maker. Voted best ice cream in America by Good Morning America in July of 2013!

Website: www.kelleycountrycreamery.com

Kickapoo Gold

Viroqua, WI
Kickapoo Gold

Manufacturers of pure organic maple syrup in the heart of the Kickapoo Valley, Wisconsin's unglaciated area. Visitors welcome during sugaring season. Organic certified maple syrup, maple cream, and maple sugar candy are single ingredient products made of 100% pure maple syrup from the sap of wild maple trees. During the concentration process many trace minerals are concentrated to form over 50 anti-oxidant compounds, making maple the world's healthiest of all natural sweeteners.

Website: www.kickapoogold.net

Kraemer Wisconsin Cheese

Watertown, WI

Beyond their keen eye for the best cheese and sausage products, the Kraemer family makes its own cheese spreads (13 varieties in all) from recipes created by Jim Kraemer himself in the 1920's. These fine spreads are made in small, 40-pound batches to ensure quality, flavor and freshness. Still located in Watertown, the Kraemer family sells and ships more than 500,000 pounds of premium cheese and cheese products each year all over the country and abroad. Today, thanks to Jim and his wife, Joanne, and sons Mike and Richard, Kraemer Wisconsin Cheese is carrying on the Kraemer legacy as a shining example of hard work, family values, attention to detail and quality products and service.

Website: http://www.kraemercheese.com

Lautenbach's Orchard Country Winery & Market

Fish Creek, WI
Lautenbach's Orchard Country Winery & Market

Since 1955, the Lautenbach family has been planting, harvesting and producing quality fruit products in Door County, Wisconsin. Situated on 100 acres of blossoming orchards and lush vineyards, the family estate is home to a winery, cider mill and farm market. Established in 1985, the winery resides in a restored dairy barn and produces most of its award-winning wines from fruits grown on the property. Estate-grown fruits include cherries, apples, grapes, raspberries, and pears. Several styles of wine are offered for complimentary tasting and purchase, ranging from dry to sweet, pure fruit and grape varietals, in addition to sparkling and spiced. The spacious farm market offers hundreds of Door County and Wisconsin-made products, featuring the popular tart Montmorency cherry. Also available is fresh bakery, artisan cheese, jam, salsa, pie filling, wine accessories and more. Bob Lautenbach currently owns and operates Orchard Country Winery & Market with his daughters Carrie Lautenbach-Viste and Erin Lautenbach.

Website: www.orchardcountry.com

Marieke Gouda

Thorp, WI
Marieke Gouda

Marieke Gouda is an award-winning cheese handcrafted on our farm in beautiful Thorp, Wisconsin. We are open year-round for tours, cheese samples and dining. Come visit us on the farm! Taste of Summer Event - Last Saturday in July & Harvest Fest is always the Saturday after Labor Day.

Website: http://www.mariekegouda.com

New Life Lavender & Cherry Farm

Baraboo, WI
New Life Lavender & Cherry Farm

As a family owned lavender & cherry farm we offer farm to table wagon ride tours for the whole family including presentations on lavender, cherries, meet & pet sheep, beekeeping & product sampling. Enjoy shopping in our beautifully built farm store filled with all things lavender in home & skin products & our homemade lavender cherry pie, specialty lavender drinks, homemade lavender ice cream & fudge. We rent our event space for clubs, meetings, showers, and offer educational field class trips & bus tours. We book both private and public events all year long.

Website: http://www.newlifelavender.com

Pearce's Farm Stand

Walworth, WI
Pearce's Farm Stand

Pearce's Farm Stand is located on the corner of County F and Hwy 67 midway between Williams Bay and Fontana. Four generations of family own and operate our farm. We strive to grow, harvest and deliver fresh quality produce. Our farm stand is open mid-July through October daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. We offer homegrown vegetables, local honey, Amish jams, relishes and so much more. We are best known for our "Super Sweet" sweet corn and our amazing varieties of pumpkins. We also offer fresh, made on site donuts and kettle corn on the weekends. Our Fall Festival takes place the third weekend in September with free music, free cooked corn on the cob and hayrides to the pumpkin patch. Come check us out for quality produce and stay for the family fun! Handicap accessible.

Website: http://www.pearcefarms.com

Pieper Porch Winery

Waukesha, WI
Pieper Porch Winery

Located in the town of Mukwonago, Pieper Porch Winery and Vineyard is a Must-See in Waukesha County. The Winery offers award-winning wines and beautiful views of the Vernon Marsh from the its Porch or patio. Pieper Porch Winery was established in 2012 by Todd and Kathy Pieper. Todd's passion for winemaking motivated them to turn his hobby into an artisanal winery for all to enjoy. Winery & tasting room open for wine tasting May-December every Friday - Sunday 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Website: www.pieperporchwines.com

Renard's Cheese

Sturgeon Bay, WI
Renard's Cheese

Renard's Cheese is a family owned and operated business since 1961. Master Cheesemaker Chris Renard is a third generation cheesemaker crafting cheese the old fashion way. Fresh cheese curds daily and a wide variety of handcrafted artisan cheese - Cheddars, Colby, Farmers, Muenster, Brick, Marble, Monterey Jack, Mozzarella string, Smoked string and over 50 flavor infused specialty cheeses. We offer Door County Gourmet products. Deli - dine in or take out. Factory tours are available by reservation.

Website: http://www.renardscheese.com

Schairer's Autumn Acres

Birnamwood, WI
Schairer's Autumn Acres

Schairer's Autumn Acres offers Fall Fun for Everyone! 7 acre corn maze with 3.2 miles of trails, including 10 checkpoints, corn maze trivia, and Farm Treasure Hunt game, smaller children's maze featuring "spookley" the square pumpkin, Wagon Rides, Pumpkin Picking, apple products, apple cider, Petting Zoo, Apple Launcher, and large Children's Play Area and Concessions available on site - Open Friday through Sunday, mid-September through October. School trips available Monday through Friday - call for appointment.

Website: http://www.schairersautumnacres.com

Schuster's Playtime Farm

Deerfield, WI
Schuster's Playtime Farm

Schuster's Playtime Farm is a beautiful and entertaining kaleidoscope of nature, adventure, and food. Engaging activities run the gamut of fun - animals, corn mazes, jumping pillow, cider donuts, gemstone mining, pig races, caramel apples, pygmy putt-putt and our terrifying haunted forest. Our Fall Festival season runs Sept 22 - Oct 31. We also host private engagements - parties, field trips, company picnics, etc - 6/1 - 10/31. The fun is in the Country at Schuster's Farm.

Website: http://www.schustersfarm.com

Seaquist Orchards Farm Market

Sister Bay, WI
Seaquist Orchards Farm Market

Seaquist Orchards Farm Market is part of Seaquist Orchards, a cherry orchard, processing plant, canning facility, and retail store. We have about 1,000 acres of cherries, a few dozen acres of apples, press cider and cherry juice, and make over 75 kinds of jam, pie filling and salsa. We are a 5 generation family business with an in store bakery, fudge kitchen, and greenhouse. Our products are locally grown, locally processed, and loved worldwide!

Website: www.seaquistorchards.com

Spurgeon Vineyards & Winery

Highland, WI
Spurgeon Vineyards & Winery

Spurgeon Vineyards is a family owned winery they opened in 1981. We offer a variety of fine grape and fruit wines and are open 10 am - 5 pm everyday except for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Day & Easter.

Website: http://www.spurgeonvineyards.com

Vernon Vineyards

Viroqua, WI
Vernon Vineyards

Seventy-five acres of breathtakingly beautiful Wisconsin scenery flowing across a ridge and valley provide the setting for Vernon Vineyards' expansive vineyard, charming tasting room, and Pedretti's Party Barn. All Vernon Vineyards wines are produced using only 100% locally-grown grapes and Wisconsin cranberries. Our wines range from delectable white table wines, to robust and full-bodied reds--and include two dessert wines: a popular ice-style white and a sumptuous port-style red. Free wine sampling is offered during all open hours. Servers provide a healthy sampling of rural Wisconsin hospitality with every pour. Our wines are moderately priced. Generous quantity discounts are applied to wine purchases (20% on cases!). We also have a Case Club that provides special offers and events for Case Club Members. There is no membership fee for the Case Club. Anyone who purchases a case of wine can join. Tour groups and buses are welcome and readily accommodated with the large venue and parking lot. (Reservations are appreciated for groups of more than eight, and are required for buses and groups of 12 or more.) We invite you to sample our wines, visit with our courteous and knowledgeable staff and make yourself at home in our gracious tasting room, on the sun-bathed patio, or on the large, covered deck. Be sure to save a few minutes to peruse our gift shop, and remember to bring your camera. You are welcome to spend some time outdoors to enjoy the fresh air and gentle sounds of rural Wisconsin. You may even decide to stick around and watch the sun set over the vineyard.

Website: http://www.vernonvineyards.com/

Whistler's Knoll

Hortonville, WI
Whistler's Knoll

Whistler's Knoll - a Vineyard with Character. The refurbished barn adds character and charm. Located only minutes west of Appleton. Whistler's Knoll is available by appointment for Rustic Barn Weddings, Corporate Events, and Private Parties. Check our website for upcoming Wood Fired Pizza Nights, Wine Pairing Dinners, and numerous Educational Workshops all open to the public.

Website: www.whistlersknoll.com

Widmers Cheese Cellars

Theresa, WI
Widmers Cheese Cellars

Observation hall, 50 varieties of cheese, sausage. Widmer's Cellars areknown for their Brick cheese - made the traditional way in the same open vats that cheesemaker Joe's grandfather bought in 1922. Joe is one of Wisconsin's Master Cheesemakers. The factory store and viewing area are open daily Monday through Friday between 6:30 am to 5 pm. Saturdays 7 am to 5 pm. During June through October open Sundays 10 am to 4 pm. Call ahead for guided tours - offered Monday through Friday at 9:30 am.

Website: www.widmerscheese.com

Willow Creek Ranch

Coon Valley, WI
Willow Creek Ranch

Willow Creek Ranch offers access to farm direct products and adventures. Enjoy a cocktail while touring the ranch and interacting with the animals. Buy table ready beef, pork or egg products from our on farm store or order half and whole steers to be cut to your own specifications. Our Trout Lodge offers the finest accommodations in the heart of the ranch with Class I trout streams within a stones throw away. The lodge has three bedrooms and three bathrooms, and sleeps 10. Fish our private streams, enjoy a peaceful bonfire or help out with chorea. We have it all. Check out our website for more information.

Website: http://www.willowcreekfoods.com

Wisconsin River Meats

Mauston, WI
Wisconsin River Meats

Wisconsin River Meats is a family owned company offering locally raised Wisconsin beef, pork, lamb, poultry, buffalo, elk, and venison at its Mauston Store. We have a large variety of our own sausages, including summer sausage, snack sticks, bratwurst, jerky, bologna, and game processing along with catering. Group Friendly (Motorcoach) destination.

Website: www.wisconsinrivermeats.com

Wollersheim Winery & Distillery

Prairie du Sac, WI
Wollersheim Winery & Distillery

Historic Wollersheim Winery & Distillery is located on a scenic hillside across the Wisconsin River from Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin. Family-crafted wine & spirits in a historic setting, tours & tastings daily, wine garden & cocktail patio, open year-round.

Website: http://www.wollersheim.com/