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


Find Yourself Here!
Nov 11

Find Yourself Here!

​Michigan’s Founders Brewing Co. will join us with their sessionables and their seasonals: Porter, Rubeas, Stout and Harvest Ales! It’s always a popular event when Founders joins us. Check it out during this free Friday tasting event!

4-7pm

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Welcome to House of Brews!
Nov 17

Welcome to House of Brews!

Sample some of the best brews from Stoughton Road’s House of Brews during this special Thursday tasting!

4-7pm

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Colorado's New Belgium Rides In!
Nov 18

Colorado's New Belgium Rides In!

​You know Fat Tire but have you tried the other fine craft brews from New Belgium? They’re worth discovering! Join us for this free Friday event!

4-7pm

It's Goose Island's Big Week
Nov 22

It's Goose Island's Big Week

​A special free Tuesday tasting session of Goose Island holiday and winter brews! Please join us for some fun with our beer friends from Chicago and gear up for Thanksgiving and Black Friday Bourbon County!

4-6pm

Celebrate the Annual Beaujolais Release!
Nov 23

Celebrate the Annual Beaujolais Release!

L’eft Bank Wine Company has spent over 25 years assembling a selection of wines and spirits made by real people with real ingredients. The wine portfolio includes all the major wine growing regions in the world. Join us for this special Wednesday tasting to sample!

4-7pm

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Black Friday Bourbon County!
Nov 25

Black Friday Bourbon County!

​We’ll issue tickets for Bourbon County Stout and Bourbon County Barley Wine at 9 a.m. Then, we’ll wait for delivery! Eddie’s Alehouse next door will open early at 9 a.m. with Bourbon County on draft and $1 off sandwiches. You’ll need to purchase another Goose Island product to get a bottle of Bourbon County. Black Friday Fun!

9am-9pm

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Shop Small Saturday
Nov 26

Shop Small Saturday

Support area local businesses! Sample Woody’s bourbon cream for free during this fun Shop Small Saturday event at our store. Specials featured throughout the day!

2-4pm

Shop Small Saturday <p>Support area local businesses! Sample Woody’s bourbon cream for free during this fun Shop Small Saturday event at our store. Specials featured throughout the day!</p>
It's an Epic Thursday!
Dec 1

It's an Epic Thursday!

Our friend Rick from Craft Beer Partners always delights with Epic Brewing Co., Tallgrass Brewing Co. and more brews from across the U.S. Stop in for this free Thursday event!

4-7pm

Lakefront from Milwaukee in the House!
Dec 2

Lakefront from Milwaukee in the House!

One of our favorite breweries from Milwaukee will share free samples of their most popular seasonal brews during this Friday tasting!

4-7pm

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Downtown Sun Prairie's Ladies Night Out
Dec 8

Downtown Sun Prairie's Ladies Night Out

Holiday shopping fun is the theme for this festive event throughout Downtown Sun Prairie. We’re hosting a free holiday wine tasting with our friend Shane from Legacy Wines and we’ll sample Gail Ambrosius gourmet chocolates. We’re also giving away a Cannery Wine and Spirits wine purse full of goodies!

5-8p

Wine and Spirits Sampling!
Dec 9

Wine and Spirits Sampling!

​Purple Feet wine and artisanal spirits headline this Friday free tasting session. Please stop in and sample with us!

4-7pm

Wine and Spirits Sampling! <p>​Purple Feet wine and artisanal spirits headline this Friday free tasting session. Please stop in and sample with us!</p>
Holiday Home-Brew Class by Braybn
Dec 10

Holiday Home-Brew Class by Braybn

Bray will teach a Saturday home-brewing short-course in an interactive hands-on session. Email us at info@cannerywineandspirits.com to sign up. Course fee: $10.

10am-2pm

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Environmentally Responsible Wine Tasting
Dec 15

Environmentally Responsible Wine Tasting

​Join us for this free Thursday wine sampling session when Breakthru Beverage brings us a variety of environmentally responsible wines! Learn something new!

4-7pm

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Sampling of Holiday Beverages
Dec 16

Sampling of Holiday Beverages

​Join us for this free Friday tasting with Allstate Liquor and Wine Company. We’ll have all sorts or holiday libations to sample including Campagnere Cognac and Sea Platinum Red Berry, Dark Berry and Peach Vodkas!

4-7pm

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Mershon's Cider from Stoughton
Dec 17

Mershon's Cider from Stoughton

Handcrafted from apples and honey! Stop in to sample this locally made artisan beverage during this special free Saturday afternoon tasting.

2-4pm

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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