Activities, Dining

Cheese Please!

Whether you currently live in Wisconsin, or are just here for a short visit… you might know that Wisconsin and cheese fit together like peanut butter and jelly! There are plenty of places in Wisconsin Dells to dig into the finest cheese that the state has to offer!

Market Square Cheese

Market Square Cheese offers a huge variety of top-quality Wisconsin cheese. Family owned and operated since 1969, Market Square Cheese sells over 100 tons of select, Wisconsin Cheese each year! Their gift store is brimming with all sorts of cheese treats, delicious sausages, jams, jellies, honey, wearables and more.

Still craving cheese but can’t make it to Wisconsin Dells? Market Square Cheese has an online store that’s fit for a king! The #5 Flambeau Five Pack is one of the store’s best sellers. The Five Pack lets you dig into 5, 4 oz. cheese cubes: mild brick, medium cheddar, sharp cheddar, Colby and edam. Add some protein to your order with the #37 Lake Delton Taster. The Taster comes complete with 4, 4 oz. cubes of Colby Jack (Cojack), sharp cheddar, Colby, and edam cheeses, and is coupled with a 6 oz. beef summer sausage.

Don’t forget to print off your money saving coupon before heading to the store! Market Square Cheese is conveniently located at 1150 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy S., in Lake Delton (just north of I90/94, exit 92). For more information on Market Square Cheese, call (608) 254-8388.

Carr Valley Cheese

Carr Valley Cheese is a Wisconsinite favorite. From traditional aged cheddar, to award-winning originals like Cocoa Cardona, their expert cheesemakers turn farm-fresh, local milk into more than 100 delicious cheese varieties. Today, Carr Valley Cheese is run by Master Cheesemaker, Sid Cook. Sid’s Master Cheesemaker status comes from a rigorous 15-year education program. Carr Valley cheeses have won over 400 awards worldwide in the last 5 years alone!

Visit Carr Valley’s retail store in downtown Wisconsin Dells or check out their huge online store, complete with every type of cheese you can imagine! Feeling adventurous? Try Carr Valley’s Cranberry Chipotle Cheddar (white cheddar, cranberries and chipotle peppers) or Apple Smoked Garlic Cheddar (Sid thinks this one should be on the “Controlled Substance” list). Their cheddar is available in a variety of different ages, up to 8 years.

Carr Valley Cheese is located at 420 Broadway Street in Wisconsin Dells. For more information, call (608) 254-7200.

MACS Macaroni and Cheese Shop

Mmm mmm, macaroni and cheese! MACS Macaroni and Cheese Shop opened in 2013, and has been serving up fast, fresh comfort food ever since. Their menu is covered in all things mac and cheese.

Their Original Mac is a great choice if you are looking for the classic mac and cheese experience. But if you are looking for a twist on the classics, try the delicious flair of the Loaded Baked Potato Mac featuring noodles covered in cheddar, mozzarella, baked potato, bacon, sour cream and chives. Their Hangover Mac (AKA The Mac Gowan) is overflowing with three types of cheeses, bacon, fried hot dog, green pepper, sautéed onions and mushrooms, hashbrowns and sriracha sauce! For a southern flair, MACS Memphis Mac is topped with provalone, mozzarella, pulled pork, BBQ sauce and onion tanglers! If you aren’t in the mood for macaroni and cheese, MACS also offers a variety of melts, wedges, kids’ menu items and desserts.

MACS Macaroni and Cheese Shop is located at 208 Broadway Street in Wisconsin Dells. For more information, call (608) 678-2300.

There’s plenty of locations in Wisconsin Dells to ‘be cheesy’! Be sure to check out one or more of these fantastic cheese-themed locations on your next visit!