Things You’ll Only Find at the Wisconsin State Fair

From the incredible to the inedible– The food and fun that set the Badger State’s fair apart from the rest. It’s marketed as the “Best 11 Days of Summer” for a reason: The Wisconsin State Fair has a rich history of bringing together people, animals, music, carnival rides, show booths, and some of the weirdest...

Wisconsin’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookies—The Top Rated and Most Reviewed in Every Part of the State

Save room for dessert—since National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day is August 4.

A pan-fried pierogi. (Photo via Willis Lam/Wikimedia Commons, CC BY-SA 2.0)
7 Iconic Wisconsin Church Supper Foods, From Lutefisk to Pierogies

From creamy rommegrot to crunchy krumkake and savory pierogies, Wisconsin church ladies make the best suppers.

The 3 Weirdest Foods You’ll Find at Summerfest 2022

Plus, what’s news, who’s playing, and what’s back at the legendary music festival.

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Military Plane Carrying 78,000 Pounds of Baby Formula Arrives in US Under Biden’s ‘Operation Fly Formula’

The first of many shipments comes after a Michigan factory shut down due to contamination—and days after Wisconsin Republicans voted against measures to prevent the crisis from repeating.

Discourse Coffee's Channel Orange drink, made with espresso, smoked and oaked vanilla, candied orange powder, and more.
Coffee Goes Way Beyond the Regular Grind at This Blend of Laboratory and Cocktail Bar

Started in Door County but now in Milwaukee, Discourse filters out the bland to create a wide combination of aromas, tastes, raised eyebrows and happy palates.

Culinary historian Susan Phelps, who selects the recipes from cookbooks published in 1796 and 1844, has created three menus of period dishes at the Wade House. (Photo by Susan Lampert Smith)
Cooking Like It’s 1799: Wade House’s Historic Classes Return

Using cookbooks from 1796-1844 as reference, the Wade House's cooking classes show attendees how to serve up dinners like the olden days.