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Tuesday, March 14, 2023 from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM CDT
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Meadowbrook Country Club 
8625 S. Market Place
Oak Creek, WI 53154

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Vanessa Moravec 
Adventures In Lifelong Learning 

3/14/23 Let’s Learn About Alpinage’s Artisan Cheese trip 


 Tuesday, March 14, 2023

Self-drive – to Oak Creek, WI – 10:30 am to 1:30 pm

 Alpinage Artisan Market makes semi-hard, smear ripened cheeses all year long. Born in France with a passion for food, Orphee Paillotin’s career moved him across the Atlantic Ocean to America’s Dairyland. Here they create two versions of Mount Raclette cheese. Join us as we learn about and taste his crowd-pleasing cheeses! 

Self-drive. Alpinage Artisan Cheese, 8625 S. Market Place, Oak Creek, WI 53154 is 19 miles/30 minutes from UWP. Lotus Restaurant, 9011 S. Howell Ave, Oak Creek, WI 53154 is 4 miles/8 minutes from Alpinage Cheese.

Alpinage Cheese Schedule: 

10:30 – 11:45 am Self-drive to Alpinage Artisian Market, 8625 S. Market Place, Oak Creek, WI 53154. Learn how they make Mount Raclette cheese, tour their plant and taste this crowd-pleasing cheese! Look for Debbie Wiersum by the front door. (No public restrooms.)

 Noonish – 1:30 pm Self-drive to Lotus Restaurant, 9011 S. Howell Ave., Oak Creek, WI 53154.

Family Style Chinese Lunch at Lotus Restaurant

Vegetable Egg Rolls

Chicken with Snow Peas: White meat chicken mixed with lots of peapods and carrots.

Beef with Broccoli: Stir-fried beef with broccoli and carrots in a brown sauce.

Shrimp with Cashew Nuts: Shrimp tossed with diced green peppers, water chestnuts, peapods, mushrooms,

baby corn and celery in a white sauce. Topped with cashews.

Garlic Pork: Pork with broccoli and carrots in a spicy garlic sauce with roasted garlic on top.

House Fried Rice: Chicken, shrimp, pork, and mixed vegetables.

House Delight: A combination of chicken and shrimp, beef, and mixed vegetables.

Fortune Cookies

 Beverages:  OOLong tea, and soft drinks.


 Questions?: Debbie Wiersum 262-946-1619

Refund policy: refunds will be issued only if the cancellation is received 2 weeks prior to the event deadline stated for each event. 

For cancellations please call the Vanessa at the A.L.L. Office at 262-595-2793. 

If you pay by credit card, your credit card will be refunded. (Minus the $5 cancelation fee)

If you pay by check you will be issued a university refund check.