Wineries, Breweries & Dining in Chippewa Falls/Eau Claire
The Chippewa Falls/Eau Claire region has an abundance of wineries, orchards, and brew pubs to visit. Below are links to those establishments to help you plan your getaway at the Inn on Lake Wissota.
Wineries, Breweries, Orchards, & More
Autumn Harvest Winery and John McIlquham Orchard
Apple and grape wines, gourmet foods, and apples harvested from the orchard. Since opening in July of 2004, as the first winery in the Chippewa Valley, wine offerings have grown from 6 wines to 13 wines and a hard cider. Autumn Harvest produces wines that are light, crisp and full of fruit flavor.
Apple Orchards, Homemade Cheese, Maple Syrup, Berries, Fresh Fruit, Vegetables, etc.
Tours, museum, gift shop, beer tasting. For more than 150 years Leinie’s has stayed true to Jacob Leinenkugel’s vision for combining the German brewing traditions of his homeland with the innovative spirit of his new home in Wisconsin. Today you’ll find that spirit alive and well inside their wide range of German-inspired beers. From shandy to IPLs, to Weiss beers, to doppelbocks, they’ve got a beer for every reason and season.
Cranberry, rhubarb, strawberry, elderberry, strawberry rhubarb, and pumpkin wines. Unlike other wineries in the state, owner, Joe Wynimiko, doesn’t have a vineyard, he has an orchard! With the right combination of sugar and yeast, Joe can turn any fruit or vegetable into wine.
Taste well-balanced wines unique to our region and climate. Since 2009 River Bend Vineyard & Winery has focused on three things: award-winning wines, local grapes, and quality service.
Proudly brewing and distilling in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin alongside the Chippewa River. Enjoy rooftop seating, tours of the brewing and still rooms, food trucks, live music and more.