Outstanding cheese made with great care

Family-owned and operated since founded by Joseph Meister more than 100 years ago, Meister Cheese is a model of award-winning cheesemaking in the heart of America’s Dairyland—Muscoda, Wisconsin. What started as a small rural cheese factory in 1916 has grown into one of the nation’s top makers of premium cheese and whey products.

Food Service

Artisan cheese produced at scale

Private Label

Your vision, Our expertise


Made With Pride

Meister Cheese is one of America’s great artisan cheesemakers. Our rich history and strong values passed down from our founder Joseph Meister has built Meister Cheese and Muscoda Protein Products into what it is today—a global distributor of award-winning cheese and whey products.

Made Responsibly

Eco-Friendly Processes

Cows First

The exceptional quality of our cheese starts on the farm. We pay a premium for milk from dairy farms that follow the standards of our Cows First™ animal welfare program.