Do you dream of being a cheese monger? Do you wish the moon was actually made of cheese? Can you name more cheeses than fonts? Then you'll need to attend the fourth annual Isthmus Beer & Cheese Fest on Saturday, January 19. Delight your taste buds and sample all the varieties of delicious local cheeses that will be served at the Alliant Energy Center's Exhibition Hall.
Around two dozen of Wisconsin's best cheesemakers will wow you with their dairy creations.
Participating cheesemakers include:
- Castle Rock Organic Farms
- Cedar Grove Cheese
- Cesar's Cheese
- Clock Shadow Creamery
- Crème de la Coulée Artisan Cheese
- Crystal Farms
- Decatur Dairy
- Edelweiss Creamery
- Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery
- Forgotten Valley Cheese
- Harmony Specialty Dairy Foods
- Holland's Family Cheese
- Klondike Cheese Company
- LaClare Farms
- Maple Leaf Cheese
- Noble View Creamery
- Nordic Creamery
- Otter Creek Organic Farm
- Sartori Cheese
- Sassy Cow Creamery
- Saxon Homestead Creamery
- Sugar Brook Farms
- Tera's Whey
- Uplands Cheese Company
- White Jasmine
Don't miss the opportunity to step into cheese lover heaven at the Isthmus Beer & Cheese Fest, which runs from 2-6 p.m on Saturday, January 19 at the Alliant Energy Center's Exhibition Hall.
Buy your tickets today online or at the following ticket vendor locations: Isthmus Publishing Company, Star Liquor, Fromagination, any Steve's Liquor location, and Vintage Brewing Company. Tickets are $40 in advance or $45 the day of the event. Premium Tasting tickets are $75. Better hurry, as the fest sells out every year, and tickets won't last much longer!
Need a ride? Union Cab is offering free rides to the fest and discounted rides from it with a ticket stub.
Follow the fest on Facebook for updates and for more details.
The 2013 Isthmus Beer & Cheese Fest is sponsored by the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, Brennan's Market, Mad City Windows, Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company, Union Cab, Gorst Valley Hops, Great Dane Pub & Brewing Company, Gail Ambrosius Chocolatier, Star Liquor, Bolzano Artisan Meats, and Willy Street Co-op.