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WineBottler allows users to bottle Windows applications as Mac apps.

Wine has always been popular among Linux users for running Windows programs, but Wine is available for Mac, too - and now, free utility WineBottler can "bottle" Windows programs into separate application bundles that run as standalone Mac apps.

In other words, WineBottler is a tool similar to codeweavers' Crossover, where separate prefixes are created per app. However, WineBottler 'wraps' or 'bottles' the separate prefixes in an application bundle. WineBottler allows standalone (i.e., not requiring wine to be installed) applications to be created as more...

What's New

Version 1.7.25:
  • Fixed a lot of bugs
  • Tweaked the inner workings so that the app seems more responsive on startup
  • Added more log messages and more "human-readable" alerts
  • Started adding more advanced options for developers:
    • Optionally remove mono from the prefix (this will cut down the app weight by 200mb!)
    • Add a Category Type to the app
    • Add more...


  • OS X 10.6.8 or later
  • X11

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Current Version (1.x)


Downloads 126,090
Version Downloads 9,547
Type Utilities / System
License Free
Date 01 Sep 2014
Platform Intel 64 / OS X / Intel 32
Price Free
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