Fresh, Squeaky Cheese Curds Return To Kalona

Kalona, IA  – Kalona Creamery, a member of the Open Gates Business Development Corporation family, recently announced they will start producing cheese curds in August 2018. This is the first time cheese has been made at this facility since Twin County Dairy closed its doors in 2014.

To celebrate, Kalona Creamery invites you to their cheese curd  launch party on August 11, 2018, from 9 am – 5 pm. This free, family-friendly event will feature samples, photos with ‘Lona’ the cow mascot, a cheese curd eating challenge and shopping. Customers can participate in the Cheese Curd Eating Challenge for a chance to win a free bag of cheese curds!

“We are excited to bring back fresh, squeaky cheese curds to this historic facility,” said Bill Evans, CEO. “We appreciate the support we’ve received from the community. As we’ve said before,  we want Kalona Creamery to be a sustainable and long term business in the Kalona community.

In addition to the cheese curds, Kalona Creamery also serves house-made ice cream, sells hand-rolled butter, offers a lunch deli window, and features numerous Iowa vendors and unique gifts.

Visit or Kalona Creamery on Facebook for more information.


Kalona Creamery, a member of the Open Gates Business Development Corporation, is based in Kalona, Iowa, a small farming community in the heartland of America.   

Open Gates Business Development Corporation, known as Open Gates Group, is a family of eight companies based in the rural Kalona area.  Companies include Kalona Creamery, Kalona Organics®, Kalona Farms, Farmers Creamery, Awesome Refrigerated Transit of Iowa, Awesome Logistics, Frytown Distribution and Provision Ingredients.

Source: Kalona Creamery