Menu

Important

For the latest updates on UW–Madison plans and responses related to the COVID-19 pandemic, visit covid19.wisc.edu.

Please note visitors are not allowed in UW facilities and employees are working remotely.

Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin recently produced a video about the Center for Dairy Research’s efforts to develop a beverage known as switchel for Badger athletes. The CDR’s cherry-flavored version of the drink, produced by the Babcock Hall Dairy Plant, features apple cider vinegar as well as whey protein to help with workout recovery.

Watch the video here, read these fun facts about switchel and then try some for yourself. Half-gallon containers of the sweet-tart beverage are available at the Babcock Hall Dairy Store for $6.50.