Dec. 1 2016 08:01 AM

McDonald’s partners with the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board to offer fried cheese curds at restaurants throughout the state

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The Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board (WMMB) is thrilled to announce a new partnership with McDonald’s. Starting this week, all 290 McDonald’s locations throughout the state will offer a special menu item: Wisconsin cheese curds.

Exclusive to the state of Wisconsin, fried Wisconsin cheese curds will be available in a four-ounce serving for a limited time. The product will also be featured on McDonald’s McPick menu which allows customers to select two items for $5.

“This is a great example of a supplier, account and check off organization partnership,” says Allen Hendricks, Vice President, Foodservice & Education at WMMB. “Now, Wisconsinites everywhere can enjoy a traditional taste of Wisconsin with their favorite McDonald’s menu item.”

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About McDonald’s
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About The Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board
The Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board is a nonprofit organization of dairy producers that promotes the consumption of milk, cheese and other dairy products made in America’s Dairyland.