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.

Cheese championship cheese World Cheese Championship 2018- The World Championship Cheese Contest and United States Championship Cheese Contest are held in alternating years in Wisconsin. Here are the award-winning cheeses for 2018. ...read more
Luxury chocolate candies with two glasses of wine Wine and Chocolate Pairings…with Cheese, of Course- Do chocolate and wine go together? You bet they do! Learn how to host an incredible chocolate and wine pairing party…and don’t forget the cheese! Pairing wine and chocolate is a pretty appealing proposition. After all, wine and chocolate are much beloved…often by the same people. They’re great fun for the holidays, they have a… ...read more
champagne image The Best Cheese for Champagne: Sparkling Wine and Cheese Pairings- What is good to eat with Champagne? Put on a Champagne and cheese party to celebrate the New Year—or just because—with the best cheese for Champagne. If you’re like many people, you’ll be celebrating the New Year with a glass of bubbly. Champagne—or sparkling wine in general—has been the toast of choice for special celebrations… ...read more
Flatbread Pizza Best Cheese for Pizza: Mozzarella & Beyond- What type of cheese goes on pizza? Well, mozzarella cheese is the best cheese for pizza. But American regional tastes—and science—say it’s not the only one. We’ll help you raise your pizza game! ...read more
White wine and cheese pairings White Wine and Cheese Pairings- White wine is one of cheese’s best friends. Sauvignon blanc pairs with many foods, but what cheese goes with moscato? It’s time for a wine and cheese party! ...read more
Cheese and nuts pairing Pairing Nuts and Cheese for Party Success- Nuts and cheese pair perfectly at a wine tasting party. Learn how to pair nuts and cheeses—and wines—for the best combinations of flavors and textures. ...read more
All Beef Summer Sausage What Is Summer Sausage? Recipe Ideas and More- What is summer sausage made of? 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. ...read more
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. ...read more
Beer and Cheese 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. ...read more
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. ...read more