Walk, Snack, Repeat: Madison Food Tour | Midwest Living

Walk, Snack, Repeat: Madison Food Tour

Consume calories and burn ’em on Madison-based Capital City Food Tours’ three-hour Around the Square Tour, covering five stops during a 1½-mile stroll.
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Here’s the menu for the Around the Square tour:

1 / Sixteen taps dispense craft beers brewed at Great Dane Pub and Brewing Company (greatdanepub.com). We love the crisp, light-bodied German pilsner paired with a brat-and-bacon burger. 

2 / Gotham Bagels brings hand-rolled New York-style bagels to the Midwest. Sample a savory breakfast sandwich of thick-cut bacon, egg and cheddar cheese on a sesame bagel. (608) 467-7642

3 / At Kilwins Madison (kilwins.com), swoon over Mackinac Island-style fudge in flavors such as sea salt caramel or turtle.  

4 / Get a second swig of craft beer at Wisconsin Brewing Tap Haus. Reuben rolls (deep-fried wontons filled with corned beef, kraut and Swiss cheese) join a flight of ales and porters. (608) 310-1010

5 / Roll into Dlux (dluxmadison.com) for a sweet finale. Sip chocolate peanut butter pretzel shakes made with ice cream from Sassy Cow Creamery in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. 

If you go: Tours cost $50, samples included. Sign up at capitalcityfoodtours.com.

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