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Wisconsin’s own action hero of the cheese world makes the other Bruce Willis look like mild cheddar.

The world of cheese often seems to have its own language, chock-full of interesting and unique words and phrases. Fear not, cheese lover, we’ll break down all the cheese terms and vocabulary you need to know. 

Although most rinds are safely edible, some are better removed before enjoying the cheese underneath. We’ll break down what you need to know to get into a cheese lover's state of rind.

Lights, camera, action! Last week Wisconsin cheese got its big Hollywood break with a feature on the Kelly Clarkson Show. We love sharing our love of cheese and we were more than happy to show Kelly and her guests what makes Wisconsin cheese so great. 

Have you ever tried a new cheese, only to find that you don’t have the words to describe just how good it is? We’ve been there, so we took the liberty of writing this guide on how to talk about cheese.

Any way you shape it or slice it, Wisconsin Cheese is the tastiest around. Before you plan your next cheese party, check out our handy guide to cheese cutting. With the right tools (and a few tips of the trade), you’ll be a cheese cutting pro in no time.

There’s no doubt cheese curds are the squeaky darlings of Wisconsin, but you don’t have to wait for the next fair season to enjoy these crispy, crunchy Wisconsin wonders. Just grab some curds, break out your air fryer and read on… 

Building a show-stopping cheeseboard doesn’t have to be intimidating. Our handy guide will help you plan, prep and present a board designed to take your guests’ breath away before they dig in it. 

We’ve put together a comprehensive how-to guide on pairing meat and cheese and setting up the best charcuterie board – ever. Start planning your next party now.

Intimidated by the idea of pairing cheese and wine? Don’t worry—we’re here to help. You’ll be pairing like a pro in no time.

If you want to host a great gathering that pleases all palates and sparks a creative, conversational, casual vibe, keep reading for tips on hosting the ultimate DIY pizza party. 

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