(Beaver Dam) The Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce and Kraft Heinz Company are promoting cheese products at the Midwest Cream Cheese Competition Saturday, December 1st. Held at St. Katharine Drexel Parish in downtown Beaver Dam, this year’s competition will feature a Best New Cream Cheese Recipe Contest, the Greatest Cream Cheese Dip Contest, and the Ultimate Cheesecake Contest.
The Presenting Sponsor of the Midwest Cream Cheese Competition each year is the Kraft Heinz Company plant which produces over half of all Philadelphia Brand Cream Cheese in North America from right here in Beaver Dam.
The public is welcome to view the judging in each contest free of charge. After judging, entries from each contest are portioned for tasting, and given free of charge, to the public in attendance. The Midwest Cream Cheese Competition will be held on Saturday, December 1st with Judging for the Best New Cream Cheese Recipe Contest to begin at noon, Greatest Cream Cheese Dip Contest to begin at 1pm, and Ultimate Cheesecake Contest to begin at 2pm. Awards will be announced for this year’s winning entries beginning at 4pm. For more information about the Midwest Cream Cheese Competition reach out to the Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce at 920-887-8879