Wisconsin Cheese Originals

Have fun. Do good. Eat cheese.

Become a Member

Have fun. Do good. Get cheesy.

Cheese Classes

Have fun. Do good. Learn cheese.

Cheese Tours

Have fun. Do good. Experience cheese.

Cheesemaker Scholarship

Have fun. Do good. Study cheese.

Cheesemaker Guild

Have fun. Do good. Make cheese.

Cheese Underground Blog

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Roelli cheese samples at cheese festival

Cheesetopia 2017

Cheesetopia Minneapolis on April 9 is now SOLD OUT. Each year, this traveling festival brings the best artisan and farmstead cheeses to the heart of a different U.S. city. Attendees meet, greet, sample and purchase cheese from 45 artisan producers. Thank you to our sponsor, Roth Cheese in Wisconsin, for helping make Cheesetopia possible. More>>

Wisconsin Cheese Originals Class for Members at Firefly Coffeehouse


Jeanne Carpenter, American Cheese Society Certified Cheese Professional, leads a variety of classes. If you’re looking for a fun night out, tasting and learning about artisan cheese, these are the classes for you! Each class includes a tasting and storytelling of at last four artisan cheeses, a complimentary beverage and frequent guest speakers. More>>

Jeanne Carpenter's license plate

About Us

Wisconsin Cheese Originals is an organization for cheese enthusiasts. Annual dues are $35 and include exclusive invitations to classes, tours and cheese festivals. All membership fees go right back into the artisan cheesemaking community through scholarships and sponsorships. Want to become part of the cheese geek community? Join us! More>>