Retail Specialty & Gift Items
Open daily--hours adjust seasonally. Visit our website for current hours.
The Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery is a 250+ farm dairy cooperative specializing in the production of all natural cheese curds and artisan cheeses. Menomonie, WI is home to our newest manufacturing facility and retail store. The store is a must-stop along I-94 for tasty necessities. Travelers and locals alike stock up on their favorite local and regionally crafted products, browsing the largest selection of Wisconsin-made cheeses in the area, including our world-famous cheese curds made in Ellsworth, WI. See the cheesemaking process through the viewing windows. Catch a glimpse of the process from just about every angle.
Shoppers will also enjoy browsing souvenirs, gift items, apparel and our well-stocked wine and beer department featuring regional labels such as New Glarus and Wollersheim, Door Peninsula Winery, Three Lakes Winery, and more. Of course, the real beauty of wine and cheese is enjoying them together. Don’t forget the cheese to pair with your beer and wine.
Many other local and regional foods can be purchased too, including specialty meats, cheese curd brats, take and bake pizzas, and Flo’s Fudge. We’re known throughout the area for our delicious and cheesy menu featuring sandwiches and pizza. If you’re craving deep fried curds, you’re in luck. We have them on the menu every day, all year round! And only the best for you--We only serve real dairy ice cream, both soft-serve and hard scoop. Get yourself an ice cream treat before you go.