Essential Chippewa Valley Drink Checklist
Along with all the amazing restaurants around the Chippewa Valley, we’re also known for our breweries, distilleries, and wineries. During your night out, be sure to check out these great establishments for the perfect cocktail, beer or glass of wine.
NOTE - the drinks below were from 2017
“Northern Lights” — Autumn Harvest Winery & Orchard
Northern Lights is Autumn Harvest Winery’s best-selling wine year after year. The wine has a light, fruity taste with hints of apple combined with the smoothness of grape. It’s a great “starting off” point for non-wine drinkers.
19947 Co Hwy J
“Summer Heat” — Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery
One of their most popular cocktails, “Summer Heat” is made with your choice of Infinity's Original Audacity Vodka or naturally infused Audacity Chile Pepper Vodka (for those that like a little more kick in their sip). The cocktail is a combination of house made simple syrup, lemonade, fresh cucumber and jalapenos making it slightly spicy but also delightfully refreshing.
The majority of Infinity's cocktails change with the Fall and Spring seasons but Summer Heat is so popular that it remains on the Tasting Lounge Menu regardless of the season! There's always something happening and something new to sip at Infinity Beverages Winery and Distillery.
3460 Mall Drive
“Original” — Modicum Brewing Co.
Original was not only the first beer Modicum ever brewed, it's also the most representative of their style. It's is a pale, dry ale with rustic complexity. You'll notice notes of pear, apricot and melon with a subtle earthy spiciness and a soft, lingering bitterness.
3732 Spooner Ave
“Bee Sting” — River Bend Vinyard & Winery
River Bend’s “Bee Sting” is a signature blend of their own Whiskey, Wisconsin honey, and fresh lemon. Whiskey undertones are balanced with a hint of sweetness to satisfy both the whiskey enthusiast and those new to this bold spirit. It’s a great option for sipping before or after dinner.
10439 33rd Ave
“Cinnful” — Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros Brewing Co.
Chippewa River Distillery’s “Cinnful” is made with their Gold Medal winning Cinnamon-flavored Whiskey. Not overbearing, this whisky has just the right amount of cinnamon. It starts with the smooth flavor of the whiskey and has a pleasurable cinnamon finish. Add in a little cream soda, and you’ve got the perfect drink for when you’re feeling a little devilish.
402 W. River St
“Oktoberfest” — Lazy Monk Brewing
Lazy Monk Brewing keeps the historic tradition alive with their Oktoberfest, one of the oldest and most beloved bier styles. Dating back to the early 1800's, this classic style of bier rings through in all the elements of our Oktoberfest.
With a beautiful copper hue, this light refreshing lager has a slight malty sweet flavor with hints of caramel throughout. Their Okotberfest is a customer favorite and definitively a bier worth celebrating for the season!
97 W. Madison St