Best Old Fashioned in Southern Sawyer County

Best Old Fashioned in Southern Sawyer County

After a month worth of experimenting, testing, commenting, sharing, and discussing, we have finally found the Best Old Fashioned in Southern Sawyer County.

Flambeau Forest Inn

The Flambeau Forest Inn was voted to have the Best Old Fashioned in Southern Sawyer County. The Flambeau Forest Inn, a restaurant located in Winter Wisconsin tucked away in the Flambeau River State Forest has won the prestigious award of having the Best Old Fashioned.

The Old Fashioned is considered the official drink of Wisconsin, and most commonly associated with supper clubs, however, northern Wisconsin is known to have some of the best Old Fashioned drinks anywhere in the United States.

Explore Southern Sawyer County held a contest in the month of October to determine who would hold the title of "Best Old Fashioned" in Southern Sawyer County.

As of October 31, 2023 at 11:59PM, the Flambeau Forest Inn held 41% of the total votes, in a poll ran on the Explore Southern Sawyer County website.

Tied for second place, you could find Shady Nook Resort (New Post, WI), and The Buckhorn Bar (Exeland WI).

The winner of the competition receives a glass etched plaque with the title of "Best Old Fashioned" and will receive recognition in local, regional and national press.

The Flambeau Forest Inn is located at W980 County Rd W, Winter, WI 54896

Explore Southern Sawyer County is a tourism marketing project focused on highlighting the best establishments and "hidden gems" in Southern Sawyer County, which includes some of the best recreational opportunities. The Tuscobia State Trail, Flambeau River State Forest, and the Chippewa Flowage are all located in Southern Sawyer County, and ideal recreational locations for tourists and visitors.