Brats and Cheese Curds

Brats and Cheese Curds

With this week having National Cheese Curd day in it I was wondering a few things.  First…National?  Do they celebrate cheese curds in other states like we do in Wisconsin?  Also, it seems another Wisconsin tradition, the bratwurst is expanding.  You hear more and more mention of those delicious tube steaks cropping up all over now.  This all brought to mind as to why we don’t celebrate these feasts more in the North.  Oh sure, we have “The best fish fry” and “best burger”, etc.  but rarely do I hear of “best brat” or “best cheese curd”.  Maybe we’ll just have to go on a tour and discover these northwoods gems and see who in fact does make theirs stand out from the rest and why.  Do you have a favorite place to indulge?  If so, where…and why?  Stay tuned!

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CHILL OUT

CHILL OUT

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Happy Season Change!

Happy Season Change!

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STOP TEXTING!

STOP TEXTING!

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Brats and Cheese Curds

Brats and Cheese Curds

With this week having National Cheese Curd day in it I was wondering a few things.  First…National?  Do they celebrate cheese curds in other states like we do in Wisconsin?  Also, it seems another Wisconsin tradition, the bratwurst is expanding.  You hear more and more mention of those delicious tube steaks cropping up all over…read more »