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Where to Get: Cheese Curds

They’re as much a specialty as lobster rolls are in Maine or key-lime pie in Florida: deep-fried cheese curds (chunks of curdled milk so fresh they squeak) are easy to find in Milwaukee.

5 Kentucky Derby Day Parties in Milwaukee

The Kentucky Derby may take place Louisville, but that doesn’t mean Milwaukee can’t join the party. Put on your biggest hat and shuffle over to one of these parties with enough mint juleps and other fun specials to satisfy all your desires. The 144th annual race is May 5.