It's National Cheese Curd DayYou won't find this holiday on many calendars, and you won't get a day off of work for it. But Friday is a national holiday, and one likely to be particularly dear to Minnesotans and Wisconsinites -- National Cheese Curd Day!
Reality Check: State Fair's Top 10 Food VendorsThe State Fair's top 10 food items brought in more than $11 million last year.
Reality Check: State Fair Food By The NumbersWhat’s the favorite food of Minnesota State Fair-goers? It turns out we love the Minnesota classics.
Man Fights To Keep Family's Cheese Curd Stand At State FairOne of the founding family members of the original cheese curds vendor at the Minnesota State Fair is determined to have their booth running in 2017.
Minnesota State Fair's 1st Cheese Curd Stand To CloseThe owner, Dick Mueller, is 80 years old and said that age wouldn't allow him to continue operations.
Best Fried Cheese In MinnesotaFried Cheese, or "cheese curds," are a local delicacy.
DeRusha Eats: The Lone GrazerLiving so close to Wisconsin, Minnesotans have a pretty good idea of what a cheesemaking operation is supposed to look like: barns, cows and fields.
How Many Calories Are In Your State Fair Foods?Do you know how many calories are in those delicious cheese curds or that pork chop on a stick? If you actually knew what it took to burn off those calories, it may make you change your approach to what you eat at the Great Minnesota Get-Together.
Man Travels From Calif. To Work At The Cheese Curd BoothFor most visitors at the State Fair, cheese curds are one of the absolute must-eat foods. Turning out 2.6 million curds takes a great staff to keep up with demand. For 40 years the original deep fried cheese curd has served up a state fair favorite.
Bite of Minnesota: Homemade Cheese CurdsCheese curds always have a spot in my stomach at the fair no matter how full I am from other foods.
Get Movin' Monday: State Fair Food Calorie CountsMost in Minnesota are excited for the State Fair, and all the fun and food that go along with it. Everyone indulges a little at fair; some indulge a little more. But knowledge is power, so we turned to experts with the YMCA to find out what's in some of your favorite fair foods, and what you would have to do to work it off.
Best Cheesy Dishes In MinnesotaCheese might be one of the best foods ever invented. Here is a round-up of some of the best cheesy dishes in Minnesota.
Good Question: How Much Of Fair Food Is From Minn.?The Minnesota State Fair has lots of vendors and foods from outside of Minnesota, but when it comes to some of the iconic food from the fair, how many of those are from Minnesota?