The Fascinating History of the Cheesehead

man wearing a cheesehead hat in a stadium

Almost every town in each country has a tradition that may sound incredibly strange to those who don’t live there or who are only visiting for a while. For example, in Hershey, Pennsylvania, people raise a giant Hershey’s Kiss every New Year’s Eve. For the entire state of Wisconsin, they have the Cheesehead. Cheesehead is … Read more

History of Wisconsin Cheese

History of Wisconsin Cheese

Cheese is the main focus of Wisconsin’s dairy business. In fact, the cheese making industry uses about ninety percent of Wisconsin’s total milk production. Wisconsin produces a total of five hundred different varieties, styles, and types of cheese such as Colby, Brick cheeses, and Baby Swiss which are all originally made in Wisconsin. But the … Read more

The Delightful Colby

Colby Cheese

Colby cheese or originally called Colby Swiss Cheddar is a semi-hard cheese that is native to the United States. Today, it is made in other regions of the world as well. It is somewhat like cheddar cheese but milder, moister, and more elastic. Colby cheese was invented in 1885 by Joseph F. Steinward. He named … Read more