Food


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.

Indigenous Food
Indigenous Chefs Are Ready to Share Their Native Cuisine With Wisconsin and the World

From the Menominee to the Ho-Chunk, Wisconsin tribes are finding new ways to celebrate and preserve their history through traditional food and agricultural practices.

Cranberry bog
Wisconsin is Still Tops For Cranberry Production, Appreciation

This holiday season learn a little bit about the state's favorite tart berry and the many ways to make it part of your basement bar or dining room table.

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.

(Graphic by Morgaine Ford-Workman)
Where in Wisconsin is JT Cestkowski?

Reporter JT Cestkowski explores what it means to be "Up North."

Johnsonville Marketplace opened near the Johnsonville sausage factory in late 2020. Visitors can buy T-shirts, all sorts of cookout materials from condiments to grills, and exclusive Potosi Brewing Co. beer. (Photo by Mary Bergin)
A Traveler’s Guide to Johnsonville (The Town, Not the Brats)

The famed bratwursts come from a tiny community that might have a smaller population than your last family reunion.