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River Bend Vineyard & Winery

10439 33rd Ave, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729-5760
+1 715-720-9463
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Libation Cruise - Stop #3

Free tastings! Winery and distillery. Love the sparkling wines and the gin and tonic. The gin is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
Tucked Away Winery Worth the Stop!

Driving to return to Minnesota, we saw a sign for this winery. Wow, I'm so glad we stopped. It... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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River Bend Winery & Distillery is a destination you don't want to miss if you're passing through Chippewa Falls. On the winery side, enjoy free wine tasting in our tasting room. Once you've found your favorite(s), we offer wine by the glass or by the bottle for you to enjoy out on our beautiful patio. On the distillery side, enjoy handcrafted cocktails made from handcrafted spirits. All of our wine and spirits are produced, bottled, and labeled right here on site! We have something for everyone so stop by and see what everyone is raving about!
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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10439 33rd Ave, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729-5760
+1 715-720-9463
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Free tastings! Winery and distillery. Love the sparkling wines and the gin and tonic. The gin is made with grapes. Bring a blanket/lawn chairs as they have limited outdoor chairs and tables available.

Thank KrisM9999
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Driving to return to Minnesota, we saw a sign for this winery. Wow, I'm so glad we stopped. It was casual looking from the front and beautiful on the inside. The staff that was was working at the sampling bar, was very knowledgable and friendly....More

Thank oceanmama3
Reviewed 6 October 2017

My Fiance and I have a goal to visit every winery and distillery in the state of Wisconsin. River Bend offers both. River Bend Distillery (Craftsmen) was stop #25 and the winery was top #49. The day we were there happened to be the release...More

Thank polarqueen31
Reviewed 24 September 2017

My wife and I were in the area and decided to stop for a tasting. The knowledgeable and friendly staff were excellent. My wife tasted some sweet wines and ended up purchasing six bottles...two as gifts. A very nice winery.

Thank sos78
Reviewed 6 September 2017

If you have not been here, you need to plan to come out and at least enjoy the atmosphere! Their patio is so relaxing, especially with a glass of wine you can purchase at the tasting counter. Buy a bottle and go out to the...More

Thank Randy L
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We really liked the way this winery is organized. The tasting process is efficient and educational, the staff well informed and the seating area out back is a nice way to enjoy a delightful glass of wine. And their distillery is next door if you're...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a day out. I've bought their wines at our grocery store in town so thought it would be really neat to visit in person. We tried a could wines and bought a bottle to split among us. Drank it out on the...More

Thank Jessica K
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We stopped in over 4th of July Weekend as we were exploring the area. Very nice wine tasting. The grounds are very nice, comfortable outdoor seating. We missed out on live music, but I spoke to several folks who mentioned how nice it was as...More

Thank SSprague1955
Reviewed 10 July 2017

It is not only a winery, it is a distillery too! They also have a lot of food vendors come in on certain weekends, and Music too. Just a real relaxing plac, with a lot of nice wines and more!

1  Thank Diane E
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The wine is fantastic and the music groups they bring in are great. You need to bring your own chairs. They sell wine by the glass or bottle. They also let you sample the wines.

Thank James M
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Jane M
4 September 2016|
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Response from Josh B | Property representative |
Hello Jane! We do sell our crystal souvenir wine glasses in the tasting room for $10. Additionally, we are closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. Our hours are Wednesday - Friday 11am - 7pm, and Saturday & Sunday from 11am - 5pm... More
Nancy S
4 July 2016|
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Response from Josh B | Property representative |
Hello Nancy, thank you for your question. As others have said, yes, we do offer complimentary wine tasting! Unfortunately, we only do our pizza events on certain Saturdays throughout the summer. You can find the entire... More