Capital Brewery

Capital Brewery is located in Middleton, WI and has had over 30 years of brewing excellence. Capital Brewery brewed their first batch of beer, a pilsner, in the spring of 1986 and was founded to brew traditional German style lager beer in America. It has branched out to include American style ales, barrel aged beers, and several distinct IPA’s. Capital is committed to sustainability and installed solar electric panels in April of 2014. Spent grain is provided to feed cattle raised by an area farmer.

Ashley Kinart, Brewmaster at Capital Brewery.

Meet the Brewmaster: Ashley Kinart is a UW Madison graduate with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology. She then received an International Brewing Diploma from the Siebel Institute of Technology at the Doemens Academy in Munich, Germany. Ashley, who grew up in Brookfield, WI, is also a member of the Pink Boots Society, a national organization that empowers women beer professionals to advance their careers in the beer industry through education.


We’re proud to carry the best selection of local and regional beer in the Chippewa Valley. Stop by the store to grab some of Capital Brewery’s finest.