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Amherst Tap Room

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What better way to enjoy the distinct, masterful taste of Central Waters brews than right at the source, amid sweet brewing aromas and floor-to-ceiling tanks fermenting thousands of future sips.

Check out what’s on tap today.

We offer indoor seating at the taproom bar, as well as tables, seating, and fire rings outdoors in our beer garden.

Not in the Central Wisconsin area? We now have a Milwaukee Tap Room location.

Authenticity untapped.

bottling line with 6 packs of Honey blonde

Free brewery tours

Experience what goes into making the dozens of authentically distinct craft brews fans like you have come to crave. From brewery beginnings to barrel-aged perfection.

Plan Your Visit


We do not serve food at this time. However, you are welcome to bring food in with you. Occasionally we have food trucks with us on the weekends. Message us on Facebook to see who’s scheduled. We do have a variety of flavored popcorn and snacks for sale.

Do you take reservations?

Unfortunately, we do not. Looking for a spot for a group? We have a room that is attached to our taproom available for rent. We require a non-refundable deposit of $300 to reserve the room, and $250 of the deposit is credited toward your drink bill, with the remainder of the money going toward gratuity. We do not provide wait staff or food, but you are welcomed to have catering brought in. No hard liquor is allowed on the property. Our room accommodates about 50 people. Please call the brewery at 715-824-2739 for more information.

Bring the family!

Our facility is family friendly. Anyone under 21 is welcomed at the brewery and on our tour if they are accompanied by a parent or a legal guardian. However it is our policy to only serve alcohol to people if they are 21 or over. Our taproom is not pet-friendly but you are welcome to have your pet accompany you in the outdoor beer garden.

Beer not your thing?

Aside from the products featured on our tap list, we do offer a variety of wines, cider, shrubs, sodas, and Coke products.

Tap Talks

Grab a brew and talk nature preservation and wildlife conservation with university professors, TV/film experts and others who have inside knowledge about topics impacting our Midwest waters, lands and skies.

Have more questions?

Contact us using the form below or give us a call at (715) 824-2739.

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