Best of the Chippewa Valley

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Best Place for Cocktails

Into craft cocktails?

Check out Volume One's Craft of Cocktails special section - with articles and info about the local craft cocktail scene.

Fancy a fancy drink? A new top favorite reigns in the Best Place for Cocktails category: Helix Wine, Craft Bar & Cafe was voted the No. 1 place to grab a hand-crafted cocktail. Their unique menu and inviting atmosphere making them a go-to. With signature and classic cocktails, Dive at the Lismore Hotel remains a consistent favorite and lands in second place. Joining the ranks this year is Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing with their homemade spirits and delightful drinks made with Trumie vodka. —Stephanie Nesja