Cannery Wine & Spirits
A special destination for people in the Madison area with discerning tastes for unique wines, more than 400 craft beers, cigars, gourmet chocolates and liquors–more than 160 whiskeys. We offer a warm and welcoming shopping experience. Let us know if you're looking for a hard-to-find item and we'll do what we can to locate it for you. For the home brewer, cider and winemaker, we are your source for supplies, ingredients and hands-on assistance. Plus, we offer home-brewing classes and beer swaps. Our gift baskets are perfect for special occasions. And, join us for complimentary wine, liquor and beer tastings hosted by experts nearly every weekend. We have fun around here in downtown Sun Prairie!

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Events & Promotions


Door County Brewing Shares Winter Brews
Dec 22

Door County Brewing Shares Winter Brews

​We’re so excited to have Door County Brewing Co. share their seasonal brews. Start your festivities with us during this Thursday free tasting!

4-7pm

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Grappa Ya Ya!
Dec 23

Grappa Ya Ya!

​Our wine expert, Jeremy from Swiss Cellars, will be here to teach us all about grappa during this free Friday tasting! Education and fun! Maybe perfect for that last-minute gift?

4-7pm

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It's Bubbly Time!
Dec 28

It's Bubbly Time!

​Champagnes and sparklings sampling just in time for your New Year’s celebrations! Join us for this free Wednesday tasting with our friends from L’eft Bank Wines.

4-7pm

Samuel Adams Comes to Downtown Sun Prairie
Dec 29

Samuel Adams Comes to Downtown Sun Prairie

Welcome to our friends from Boston. Maybe they’ll show how to ‘pak the caw’ while sampling Samuel Adams’ seasonal beer varieties! It’s a free Thursday tasting session. Join us!

4-7pm

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Welcome to WBC!
Dec 30

Welcome to WBC!

​It’s our inaugural tasting session with Wisconsin Brewing Company. Come on in for free samples of WBC’s winter seasonals during this Friday event and find out what all the buzz is about around town!

4-7pm

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O'so Brewing Co. Returns from Plover
Jan 5

O'so Brewing Co. Returns from Plover

​Welcome O’so back and stop in for a free Thursday tasting of their flagship brews!

4-7pm

We're BatShit Crazy for MobCraft!
Jan 6

We're BatShit Crazy for MobCraft!

​Our favorite crowd-sourced brewery MobCraft is back in, now out of Milwaukee! Join us for this free Friday tasting!

4-7pm

Sommelier Marco from Bruzzi Italian Wines
Jan 12

Sommelier Marco from Bruzzi Italian Wines

Join us for this special free Thursday tasting and educational event of fine Italian wines. Bring your friends. It’s sure to be a fun night out with Sommelier Marco from Bruzzi Wines!

4-7pm

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Great Northern Distilling Mixology Masters!
Jan 13

Great Northern Distilling Mixology Masters!

We love the masterly crafted spirits sourced and made in Plover, Wisconsin. Stop in during this free Friday tasting to sample excellent mini-craft cocktails by one of Great Northern Distilling’s founders!

4-7pm

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Two Sides to Every Story?
Jan 19

Two Sides to Every Story?

3rd Sign is the house brew at Waunakee’s Octopi. They showcase the two interpretations of the same style beer in the spirit of their name, 3rd Sign or Gemini, the twins.Try their Jungle and Forest IPAs and Madagascar and Java Mild Ales at this free Thursday tasting event!

4-7pm

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Tyranena Brewing Co. from Lake Mills Returns!
Feb 16

Tyranena Brewing Co. from Lake Mills Returns!

Our good friends from Tyranena Brewing Co. return during this free Thursday sampling event. Join in the fun and pop in to try their best brews made in beautiful Lake Mills!

4-7pm

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Dead Bird Brewing from Madison Visits Us
Mar 3

Dead Bird Brewing from Madison Visits Us

Dead Bird Brewing Company is Madison’s newest nanobrewery! Come sample with us during this free Friday tasting session.

4-7pm

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Unique Products


Beer & Wine Making


We are the area's home-brew, home-wine and home-cider headquarters and have everything you need from start to finish–all at prices at or lower than the online homebrew shops. Come on in and our staff experts will give you personalized assistance. We also regularly offer home-brew courses. Watch our event calendar.

Beer Making

Beer Making

  • Grains: Proudly offering 35 grain varieties in self-serve dispensers
  • Yeast by WYeast, Frementis, Crosby & Baker, Hopunion, Windsor, Briess, Muntons
  • Malt
  • Hops by Citra and Galaxy and more
  • Carboys
  • Mash/Lauter Tun
  • Brew kettles
  • Wort chillers
  • Bottles
  • Caps
  • Chemicals
  • Kegs and keg parts
  • Cleaning supplies
  • All-in-one beer making kits by Brewers Best and more
  • Recipe and how-to books

Cannery Grain Club Card: Get More Grains for Less Money. Purchase 50 pounds for just $75!

 

JUST ANNOUNCED BRAND-NEW HOMEBREW SERVICE Email your recipe to our internal home-brew expert Bray at bray@cannerywineandspirits.com and for a small eight dollar fee, he will package up your ingredients and supplies and have it all ready for you to pop in and pick it up! Please give us a 24-hour notice.

Wine Making

Wine Making

  • Bottles in many sizes, shapes and colors
  • Yeast
  • Corks
  • Chemicals and filters
  • Cleaning supplies
  • All-in-one wine making kits
  • Recipe and how-to books
  • Corker and crusher in-store for take-home rental

Sun Prairie WortHogs, American Homebrewers Association and Prairie Home Vintners: Members receive a discount, just ask.

 

Please ask about our Home Cider-Making Ingredients, Equipment and Supplies, too!

Specialty Food & Gifts


Customized gift baskets and locally made snacks, meats, honey, jams, cheeses, chips, gourmet chocolates and more.

Fun gifts for the wine, beer and cocktail connoisseur:

  • Wine openers
  • Beer Cap Maps by area wood craftsmen
  • Glassware
  • Handcrafted coasters
  • Wine preservers and chillers
  • Cocktail shakers and shot glasses
  • Can Koozies
  • Handmade gift bags and funny greeting cards

Gift baskets are made to order at a variety of price points and we always have some on hand for your gift-giving needs.

Check out this article on Cannery Wine and Spirits in nationally published Gift Shop Magazine!

Meet theLocal Owners


Owners Joe and Teri Van Tassel make their home in Sun Prairie and are proud to build on the legacy of the original owners and founders of Cannery Wine and Spirits, Pat and Kathy Petrie. Joe has been in purchasing and engineering for many years, served in city government and gained his expertise in craft beer from working for Tyranena Brewing Company in Lake Mills. Teri is a Sun Prairie native, a marketing professional and brings an appreciation for California wines, craft cocktails and a love for shopping to the store ambiance. Downtown Sun Prairie offers shoppers, diners and entertainment seekers a high-touch, locally unique experience, one that you will tell your friends and family about and you will return to time and again.

Our employees are loyal, local, knowledgeable and friendly and have one goal in mind: Offering you a level of custom service with unique in-demand products that will simply delight you. Sue and Bray are our store managers with a combined 12+- years of experience at the store and practice our philosophy of hands-on, one-customer-at-a-time, expert assistance and the rest of our staff follow their lead. Read this feature article from The Star.

Get in Touch


240 East Main Street
Sun Prairie, WI 53590

info@cannerywineandspirits.com

(608) 318-0595

Plenty of parking in backlot!

Our Hours


Mon. - Fri. 10am - 9pm
Sat. 9am - 9pm
Sun. 10am - 9pm
Open Limited Hours Thanksgiving and Christmas 9am open

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