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Celebrate National Dairy Month with Ice Cream!

June is National Dairy Month! Did you know that Michigan is 5th in the nation for milk production? From cheese to ice cream, Michigan milk makes it all taste that much better! 

Ice Cream

Just a few to get started: 

Calder Dairy
Cookies & Cream 
Downtown Scoops
Moomer’s Creamery
Go! Ice Cream 
Love’s Ice Cream

Is dairy not a friend of yours? Try this dairy-free alternatives!

Ice Cream Plant – available throughout much of southeast Michigan

Click here for a list of our partners who make their own or sell locally made ice cream!

Cheese

Don’t have much of a sweet tooth? Michigan is home to several cheesemakers who produce hard and soft cheeses. 

To name a few: 

Idyll Farms 
Boss Mouse Cheese
Leelanau Cheese
Saltless Sea Creamery
• Country Winds Farm & Goat Share
Zingerman’s Creamery 

Click here for a list of all of our partners who make or sell delicious cheese! 

There are so many delicious ice cream and cheese producers throughout Michigan! Who is your favorite producer?

Emma Beauchamp is the Communications Manager for Taste the Local Difference. Let her know your favorite ice cream flavor at emma@localdifference.org

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