Beer is a cultural phenomenon in Wisconsin, the state that consumes the most alcohol per capita.
Lucette Brewing Company is a microbrewery in Menomonie. Other breweries in town are Zymurgy Brewing and Brewery Nonic. The Raw Deal also brews their own beer which is available fresh from their taps or in growlers. There is also a Menomonie Home Brewers group. In the summer, the Midwest Craft Brewer's Conference happens at UW Stout. UW-Stout also has a student organization called UW-Stout Brewing Craft & Science Association. The Dunn County Fair even has a home brew competition. If you yourself are interested in learning how to brew your own beer at home, Beverage Artisan located right in Menomonie can provide you with everything you need to know.