A Resource for Enjoying and Giving Wisconsin Cheeses and Other Gourmet Foods

Located in the heart of Wisconsin’s cheese country since 1946, The Wisconsin Cheeseman offers artisanal Wisconsin cheeses, hams, sausages, handcrafted baked goods and other gourmet food gifts from the heartland.

We work directly with some of the most decorated Master Cheesemakers in the world to bring you their award-winning creations and pass along their wealth of knowledge. We also connect you with the expertise of the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board in order to help you make the right buying decision and get the most enjoyment from your purchase. We hope you will find The Wisconsin Cheeseman to be a valuable resource for new and classic food gifts.

All Beef Summer Sausage What Is Summer Sausage? Recipe Ideas and More - Why is it called summer sausage? It isn’t just for summer, but it sure is great with a cold beverage. Learn what kind of cheese goes with summer sausage.
cheese souffle The Cheese Soufflé: Simply Elegant - What is a cheese soufflé? It sounds fancy and is impressive to serve, yet is very easy to make. Learn the best cheese for soufflé and what to serve with it.
Wisconsin Pairings Beer and Cheese Pairings and Recipes - What goes better with cheese than beer? Pretty much nothing. We’ve got beer and cheese pairings, plus beer cheese fondue and other beer-cheese recipes.
Drink Wine Day…Don’t Forget the Cheese - February 18 is National Drink Wine Day. And while we fully support this annual occasion, we think it’s missing something. Let’s make it Wine and Cheese Day.
Blue Cheese Assortment Blues Power: The Funky World of Blue Cheese - Blue cheese (or bleu cheese) is prized—or distrusted—for its striking appearance and unique aroma. Explore some blue cheese recipes and break the mold!
Goat Cheese Goat Cheese: Feel Like a Kid Again - Looking for a new experience? Goat’s milk is different from cow’s milk, and not just in flavor. Learn what to make and serve with goat cheese.
Wisconsin Farm Life: Meet Heidi - Wisconsin cheese is great because of the soil, the water, the grass, and the people…not only cheesemakers, but farmers. We’d like you to meet one of them.
Grilled cheese Grilled Cheese: A Classic Comfort Food - Knowing how to make grilled cheese will earn you style points. Discover grilled cheese sandwich ideas…including one of the most creative grilled cheese recipes.
Beer Cheese Soup Beer Cheese Soup: A Wisconsin Classic - Wisconsin beer cheese soup is a favorite in pubs and fine restaurants alike. Learn how to make easy beer cheese soup…including in a slow cooker.
cheese-board-and-tools Wine and Cheese Pairings for Holiday Fun - A wine and cheese party is a fun idea for the holidays! Enhance your cheese tasting enjoyment with help from a good wine and cheese pairing chart.