Local Cheese Makers & Purveyors

Eau Galle Cheese Factory

N6765 State Highway 25, Durand

Family owned since 1945, Eau Galle Cheese produces millions of pounds of cheese every year. Their asiago and parmesan have won 6 awards in national and international cheese competitions. They are a certified organic producer of hard Italian cheeses.

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Ellsworth Creamery Cooperative

232 North Wallace, Ellsworth

Nestled in Ellsworth, which was designated the "Cheese Curd Capital" in 1983. A cooperative of over 450+ dairy cow families that send milk to Ellsworth for award-winning cheese production. The Ellsworth Cheese Curds may be the pride and joy, but they also create several brands of quality cheeses such as Antonella, Blaser's, Ellsworth Valley, and Kammerude Gouda.

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Gingerbread Jersey Cheese

1025 Lincoln St., Augusta

A 50-cow dairy farm and cheese-making outfit that's been in business since 1918. They have won over 25 awards in national and international cheese competitions. Visitors can watch through a gallery window as they make the cheese.

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Marieke Gouda

200 W. Liberty Drive, Thorp

Marieke Gouda crafts award-winning gouda year round in 13 distinct flavors. They have a restaurant on-site that serves up burgers, sandwiches, omelets, and more. Their dairy farm is just across the highway, and cheese is made within 5 hours of milking. You can book tours for both the farm and the cheesemaking facility.

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Nelson Cheese Factory

1636 Harding Ave, Eau Claire

While it doesn't make its own cheese, Nelson Cheese Factory is your one-stop shop for procuring the best Wisconsin brands of cheese. They serve deli-style sandwiches, ice cream, various pantry-stuffers, and even chocolates.

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