Ringing in the New Year

It’s that time of year when we reflect on what the past 365 days have brought us, what they have taught us and all those things that make us grateful for starting the creamery.  We are so humbled by the support of our customers who continue to stay loyal to us and who help spread the word that we are […]

Curd-prese Pasta Salad Recipe

Good on their own or in your favorite recipe, cheese curds add flavor to your cooking. This pasta salad uses our fresh cheese curds for a delightfully squeaky take on traditional Caprese pasta salad. With fusilli Pasta of the Prairie made in Marion, IA, and cheese from Dan and Debbie’s Creamery in Ely, IA you can […]

Manicures and Pedicures for our Cows

Hoof health is extremely important in the dairy industry. Cows hooves grow just like finger and toenails, and as with humans, they require grooming. Preventing and treating hooves is a never-ending task when you’re talking about 150 cows. We do this year round, but especially this time of the year when planting and harvest are through. […]

Creamery Team Spotlight: Bridgette Banda

Bridgette Banda, although not related by blood, she feels like family. Having moved to Ely, Iowa from Colorado in July 2016, she expressed interest in joining our creamery team. After meeting her it was clear to see how perfect she was to be a part of our ‘family’ at the creamery. She puts a smile […]

Real Homemade Butter Recipe

Nothing beats homemade butter made with our fresh whipping cream. Give this recipe a try and taste the difference farm-fresh cream makes in real butter. Adding cinnamon, onion and chive, or cranberries can give your butter a festive twist.   Ingredients: 1 pint of Dan and Debbie’s Whipping Cream 4 Cups of Ice Water Salt, […]

Creamery store hours during the holidays

Happy, happy Holidays from your friends at Dan and Debbie’s Creamery. Please note changes to our creamery store hours for the upcoming holidays: Christmas Eve Sunday, December 24  we will be closing at 4:00pm. Christmas Day Monday, December 25 we will be closed. On New Year’s Eve, Sunday, December 31 we will be open from 11:00 am – […]