Volume One

We Tried the Culver’s CurderBurger, and It Was as Good as You Imagine

It is the stuff that Wisconsin dreams – and April Fool’s Day jokes – are made of: A delicious Culver’s ButterBurger topped with a fried cheese curd as large as the beef patty itself. Yet it isn’t a dream: It’s real, at least for one glorious day. Call it what...
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Watch now: Sneak peek at Culver's one-day-only CurderBurger, out Friday

Culver’s CurderBurger, a novelty burger the Prairie du Sac-based chain is selling Friday, for one day only, tastes not too different from the company’s ButterBurger Deluxe with cheese, but with one meat patty instead of two. The fried cheese curd “crown” is made with white and yellow curds and “a...
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Culver’s opens new southwest Ocala location

Culver’s has opened its new Ocala location. The popular Wisconsin-based, fast food restaurant officially opened the doors on its first location in Marion County on Monday morning. The new establishment is located at 4836 SW College Road and joins two other nearby locations, including one in The Villages that opened...
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How the Culver's CurderBurger went from prank to gooey reality

Some looked at the Culver’s CurderBurger and asked why. Chef Quinn Adkins looked at the CurderBurger and asked, why not?. On April 1, like a lot of brands, Culver’s posted as an April Fool’s Day Prank on Twitter that the Sauk City-based restaurant chain would be offering a new item called the “CurderBurger.” “One big Wisconsin cheese curd under a lightly buttered, toasted bun,” Culver’s promised.
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Yes, people are trying to sell Culver’s CurderBurgers online for profit

MADISON, Wis. — It turns out there is a secondary market for everything, including Culver’s CurderBurgers. With Culver’s one-day-only concoction largely selling out at every location within 30 to 90 minutes of doors opening Friday morning, a handful of people apparently saw a potential business opportunity. People have long tried...

I Tried the Culver’s CurderBurger for National Cheese Curd Day

If you didn't get a chance to try Culver's CurderBurger today, Friday, October 15, it's probably too late to get one. And overall, I'd rate it delicious. The best I can tell is it's a cheese curd patty on top of one of their ButterBurgers. Similar to the cheese curds you can order with your burger. NBC 5 Chicago says it's a mixture of white and yellow cheese curds, surrounded by bread crumbs and deep-fried.

For Culver’s so loves the world, they will give their CurderBurger on October 15

Every Friday, Stuff We Missed looks to other Milwaukee publications (and beyond) for, well, stuff we missed throughout the week. This week: Culver’s CurderBurger!. • And the regional fast food chain that was seated on the throne said, “Behold, I am making all things new.” Also they said, “Write this down, for these words are trustworthy and true.”
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Hundreds test their patience waiting in line for Culver’s CurderBurgers

MADISON, Wis. — The CurderBurger craze had hundreds of people sitting in line Friday morning to get a taste of Culver’s latest creation. That included News 3 Now This Morning’s Leah Linscheid, who was determined to be first in line to try the CurderBurger. People from across the area sent...
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The Culver's Curderburger is real, and it's coming Oct. 15

On April 1, Culver’s announced as an April Fool’s Day prank that it would be releasing a “Curderburger,” essentially a giant fried cheese curd in a bun. On Oct. 15, they’re doing it for real. The Wisconsin-based restaurant chain announced that on Friday, Oct. 15 (National Cheese Curd Day), and...

Variance needed for Culver’s new building to move forward in Hartford, WI

October 13, 2021 – Hartford, WI – As neighbors in Hartford, WI celebrated the news Culver’s would rebuild bigger and better at the former Ponderosa location across the Sumner Street, City Administrator Steve Volkert was sounding a warning. Volkert cautioned the community not to have their butter burger and pumpkin...
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In the 608: Get your ‘Curderburger’ today only at Culver’s

MADISON, Wis. – After teasing us with it on April Fool’s Day, Culver’s is coming through with perhaps a new favorite. On Friday, October 15th, the Curderburger will come to life at all Culver’s restaurants for National Cheese Curd Day. The Curderburger is a burger with a giant cheese curd...
Florida Times-Union

Culver's brings more signature ButterBurgers and fresh frozen custard to Jacksonville

It's ButterBurgers galore. Not to mention fresh frozen custard, cheese curds and more old-fashion comfort food plus snacks like pretzel bites. Culver's opened its newest restaurant Sept. 27 at 7818 Gate Parkway on Jacksonville's Southside, the company confirmed via Twitter. The opening first was reported by the Jacksonville Daily Record.

Jarrett Culver’s second act

The Grizzlies acquired Jarrett Culver in a low-risk, high reward move this past offseason while trading Patrick Beverley to the Minnesota Timberwolves. Culver had an up and down two seasons in Minnesota, where he showed flashes of his potential in his rookie season before an inconsistent sophomore season last year that saw him fall in and out of the Timberwolves lineup. Overall in 97 games, he averaged 7.8 points, 3.3 rebounds and 1.4 assists on 40.6% shooting and 28.8% from beyond the arc. Not exactly ideal numbers for the former 6th Overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft.

New location confirmed for Culver’s in Hartford, WI

October, 12, 2021 – Hartford, WI – A new Culver’s Restaurant will be built in Hartford, WI. The announcement is being made just a day and a month after a devastating fire leveled the building, 1570 E. Sumner Street. It was August 17, 2021, when Jeff Liegel and his company,...

Culver's Cheese Curd Burger Was an April Fool's Joke & Now It's Real

In general, there are few things as annoying as the ill-conceived corporate April Fool's Day joke. At best, they're dull marketing tactics. At worst, they're kind of malicious pranks designed to trick you. There may be, however, a third category of April Fool's jokes that aren't great jokes but are joke products you genuinely wish existed. Like Hendrick's Gin's joke about gin-inspired pickles that are now a reality.
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Arthur R. Culver named Lifetime Achiever

East St. Louis School District 189 was in a state of chaos in 2011 when Arthur R. Culver was appointed superintendent. The district, with about 7,300 students at the time, had failed to meet state standards for nine years under the “No Child Left Behind Act.” Only 60 percent of its students met or exceeded state performance standards.