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Fuzzy chick Easter basket filled with an assortment of foiled chocolate candies and jelly beans. Premade Easter Baskets: Convenience Meets Tradition

The history of Easter baskets is filled with tradition. Premade Easter baskets leave more time for finding Easter eggs and a chocolate bunny. Easter is…

Sliced glazed Easter ham on a white platter, ceramic bunnies, and a side plate of asparagus and sliced  ham. How to Cook & Serve a Traditional Easter Ham

Want to put together a fabulous Easter ham dinner menu? We’ll teach you how to bake a ham, carve it, and build a traditional menu…

Holiday Traditions and Stories

The Swiss Colony has been delivering holiday traditions since 1926, and we’ve been part of those traditions for thousands and thousands of families. Here are…

Honey glazed spiral ham and red cranberries displayed on a chopping block. Thanksgiving Ham Dinner: How to Serve

Looking for new Thanksgiving dinner ideas? Want to know what to serve with ham? We’ll take you beyond the traditional turkey meal with a much…

Sliced glazed Easter ham on a white platter, ceramic bunnies, and a side plate of asparagus and sliced  ham. Best Types of Ham: Which Do I Buy for the Holiday?

What is the best ham to buy for Easter or Christmas, or any season? Do you want a smoked ham? A honey ham? We’ll show…

Assorted Petits Fours on a white plate with a cup of tea. Share Your Spring Holiday Traditions and Stories

The Swiss Colony has been making gift giving easy since 1926. We’d like to know if we’ve touched your family over the generations. Do you…

Yellow spring flower towers with boxes displaying a beef log, cheese, chocolates, mixed nuts, candies and more. Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Looking for unique gift ideas your mom will really appreciate? Mother’s Day food gifts are always great, but the best gifts are the ones that…

Family gathering around the dinner table with a turkey at holiday time Share Your Holiday Traditions and Stories

The Swiss Colony has been delivering holiday traditions since 1926. We’d like to know if we’ve touched your family over the generations. Do you have…

Christmas Gift Guide, Stocking Stuffers, Under $20.00, Customer Favorites, Holiday Entertaining. Christmas Food Gift Guide

Food Gifts for Christmas Shop our Christmas Gift Guide and discover “buy now, pay later” Christmas gift ideas that are easy on your holiday budget!…

Three females at Cheese Days 2016 walking with a Swiss Colony Cheese Days parade banner. Cheese Days in Monroe, Wisconsin

The Swiss Colony has been selling cheese since 1926, but there’s even an older tradition in its hometown. It’s Green County Cheese Days in Monroe,…

Happy Halloween petits fours decorated with chocolate and orange icing, white ghost faces and orange stripes. Halloween Dessert Ideas for the Perfect Party

Halloween party themes can be silly or spooky—and delicious—with unique tablescapes and a clever selection of seasonal desserts for the kid in all of us.…

Elk and venison sausage gift box with sliced sausage, dip and a cutting board on the side. Father’s Day Food Gifts and Other Great Ideas for Dad

What to get Dad for Father’s Day? Put down the necktie! We’ll help you out with great Father’s Day food gifts and other ideas. Mothers…

Decorative pink and white dobosh torte on a white platter, with a slice displaying the many layers, and fruit garnish. The Origin of Mother’s Day…and Gifts That Show You Care

Mothers have been celebrated throughout the centuries and continue to be recognized with presents and homemade gifts every Mother’s Day. It’s the thought that counts.…

Red striped chocolate petits fours that reads be my valentine, coated with white chocolate and red hearts. Valentine’s Day and Chocolate: History and Gift Ideas

Valentine’s Day and chocolate have a long history together. Learn all about it, and get some sweet Valentine’s Day gift ideas! Chocolate and roses are…

Hand decorated, layered chocolate petits fours with chocolate curls on top. Dessert Ideas for Parties with Petits Fours

If you’re looking for dessert ideas for parties, bite-sized petits fours in a variety of colors and flavors are perfect for any time of year.…