Nooks & Crannies

Check out these unusual and inventive stores around our area.

Milestone: Swiss Colony

For 90 years, Swiss Colony has helped take the stress out of holiday shopping. Find out how a college student turned a class project into a booming business.






Genuine Northwest, Cabin Fever Edition

Check out these unique destinations that reflect the genuine character of our region.






Cafe Fromage: An Authentic Wisconsin Dining Experience

Good, fresh food is just the start to this creative Beloit cafe. And, like any classic Wisconsin stop, it’s also home to a variety of fresh and locally produced cheeses.






Cheese Days Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Started as a celebration of Monroe’s Swiss heritage, this festivity is all about cheese. Discover the many ways this small Wisconsin town goes cheese-wild.






New Glarus: America’s Little Switzerland

Talk about love of ancestry. The folks in this small Wisconsin town know exactly where they came from, and where they’re headed. Explore how you can be part of the fun this season.






Maple Leaf Cheese & Chocolat Haus

544 First St., New Glarus, Wis.
(608) 527-2000
www.mapleleafcheeseandchocolatehaus.com






Shullsberg Creamery

Cheese Store Open 7 days a week
(608) 965-3855
www.shullsbergcreamery.com






Baumgartner’s Cheese Store & Tavern: The Simple Pleasures

These brothers believe in tradition, and there’s plenty of it at this longtime staple in Monroe, Wis. Step inside and discover some delicious Wisconsin dishes.






Welcome to Shullsburg

Wisconsin’s third oldest town, once known for mining and the railroad, Shullsburg today is comprised of friendly, hardworking people who serve as the backbone of this community. From antique shops to quaint restaurants, Shullsburg is a must-visit on your next trip to the dairy state.