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The list below is comprised of information submitted by wineries.

Winery Name,
address,
phone,
hours,
website, email
Date opened,
annual wine production,
on-site vineyard (Yes/No),
size of vineyard,

types of wines produced

History,

facilities provided,

honors and or awards

Alto Vinyard Limited
P O Box 51
Alto Pass, IL 62905
618-893-4898
   
Collver Family Winery
#2 Rooster Way
Barry, IL 62312
217-335-3279
   
Cache River Basin
Vineyard & Wine
ry
315 Forman Lane
Belknap, IL 62908
618-658-2274
   
Inheritance Valley Vineyard
P O Box 559
Cobden, IL 62920
618-893-6141
twaller@shawneelink.net
   
Owl Creek Vineyard
2655 Water Valley Rd
Cobden, IL 62920
618-893-2557
   
Furrow Vineyard & Winery
1131 State Route 251
El Paso, IL 61738
309-527-8200
   
White Owl Winery
122a Birds Rd
Flat Rock, IL 62427
618-928-2828
Tues- Thurs 10am – 4pm Fri. & Sat. 10am– 6pm
Sunday Noon – 6pm
www.whiteowlwinery.com
vino1@shawneelink.net
11-2000
20,000 Gals.
No

Merlot- Rhubarb, Chardonnay- Blackberry Social, Seyval- Cherry Pie, Vidal- Strawberry, Apricot Chard- Blueberry Sweet, Chenin Blanc- Spiced Pear, Persimmon- Red Ripple, Holiday Sparkle Champagne.
Now the third largest winery in the state of Illinois, the idea of White Owl actually began from a home winemaking kit. Brian’s neighbors gave his father the kit for Christmas. The two became so interested in wine that they began taking wine classes. By 1999 they had won over 35 international awards as private wine-makers. In the Autumn of 1999, Brian and his wife, Joy left their jobs and moved home to start the winery with Brian's parents.

Tasting room, gourmet gift shop, vino dining room
Galena Cellars Winery
P O Box 207
Galena, IL 61036
815-777-3330
   
Piasa Winery
P O Box 396
Grafton, IL 62037
618-786-9463
   
Glunz Family Winery
888 Belvidere Rd Ste 109
Grayslake, IL 60030
847-548-9463
   
Cameo Vineyards
400 Mill Rd
Greenup, IL 62428
217-923-9963
cameo@rrl.net
   
Gen Kota Winery
301 North 44th St
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
618-246-9463
genkota@mvn.net

   
Baxter's Vineyards
P O Box 342
Nauvoo, IL 62354
217-453-2528 800-854-1396
Mon-Sat 9am - 5pm Sunday 10am – 5pm
www.nauvoowinery.com
baxters@nauvoo.net
1857 , 3,000-5,000 Gals , Yes 12 Acres Illinois oldest winery.

Tasting Room, Gift Shops. Glassblower on site
Geeting & Fromm
5663 West Howard St
Niles, IL 60714
773-763-6620
   
Fox Creek Vineyards
5502 North Fox Rd
Olney, IL 62450
618-392-0418
Fri-Sat 10am – 6pm Sunday 12pm – 6pm
www.foxcreekwinery.com
wines@foxcreekwinery.com
11-2000
8,000 Gal.
Yes
3 1/2 acres

Catawba Blush, Golden Fox, Deer Farm White, Deep Purple, Blackberry Cheer
First winery in southeastern Illinois. Following the Germanic heritage of the area with winery in the style of the old masters.

Complimentary tastings at all times. Visit our gift shop for outstanding gifts made by local artisans.

Several medal awards in competition events. Voted best winery in Illinois.
Von Jakob Vineyard
1309 Sadler Rd
Pomona, IL 62975
618-893-4500
Mon-Sat 10am – 5pm Sunday Noon – 5pm
www.vonjacobvineyard.com
vonjacobvineyard@earthlink.net
11-1997
12,000 Gals.
Yes
10 acres

18 different wines. Dry Red Chambourcin, Dry Vidal Blanc, Honey series
Catering on Site, Gift Shop, Tasting Room, Deck.

Over 100 medals in National and International competition
Lau- Nae Winery
1522 State Route 3
Red Bud, IL 62278
618-282-9463
www.lau-naewinery.com
mollet@htc.net
1999
3,500 Gals.
Yes
4 acres - fruit orchard

Sweet White, Creole Blush, semi-dry Riesling, dry White, Cabernet, Concord, semi-dry Red, Chambourcin, Blackberry, Elderberry, and Apple.
Family owned, established in 1999. Lau-Nae name is derived from mother's maiden name (Laurent & Naeger), which is reflective of French & German ancestry. Vineyard includes Marechal Foch, Chardonel, Cayuga, Concord, and Niagara grapes. We have our own fruit orchard with numerous varieties. Wine...in victory you deserve it. In defeat you need it.

Tasting Room, Gift Shop, Bnquet Room

Several wine awards.
Lynfred Winery
15 South Roselle Rd
Roselle, IL 60172
630-529-9463
Daily 10 AM - 7 PM Tours
Sat. & Sun. 2 PM - 4 PM
www.lynfredwinery.com
wineinfo@lynfredwinery.com
10-14-1979
300,000 bottles
No

Over 50 wines produced including variaties such as Chardonnay and Cabernet, along with French-American hybrids and fruit wines.
Lynfred winery is truly one of Chicago's most unique attractions. Founded in October 1979, by owner Fred Koehler and his late wife, Lynn, Lynfred Winery has fueled great expansion in the Illinois grape and wine industry. Lynfred is the oldest continuously operated bonded winery in the state and annually produces International and National award winning wines.

Tasting Room, lavish, four-suite, European-style Bed & Breakfast, Kitchen has Wood-Burning Oven.

National & International awards annually.
Schorr Lake Vineyards
P O Box 253, Waterloo, IL 62298
618-939-5743
   
Pheasant Hollow Winery
14931 State Highway 37
Whittington, IL 62897
618-629-2302
Open 7 days a week. Mon-Wed 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Fri-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun Noon-5pm
www.pheasanthollowwinery.com phw@email.com
Yearly Production: 14,000 gallons.
Wine: Over 20 wines available, Including: #1 Black and Blue & Amanda's Blush, Traminette, Muscadine, Zen, Chardonel, Vidal, Norton, Chambourcin, Dry Barrel aged reds, dry white, Vignoles, Frosts, Red Raspberry, Marionberry, Late Harvest Vignoles and Fruit Finales.
Pheasant Hollow Winery is the culmination of our dream to produce the best in grape and fruit wine. Nestled on the Eastern shore of Rend Lake, Pheasant Hollow Winery is located on over 5 acres of scenic woodlands in beautiful Southern Illinois. Visit our tasting room to sample our awarad winning, finely crafted fruit or grape wines. Browse our gift shop for that unique item. Come enjoy our festivals, Murder Mystery Dinner Theaters, specialty dinners coordinated with our wines, or simply sit on our wrap-around deck and enjoy the rustic setting, wildlife and a glass of Pheasant Hollow Wine. Awards: National and International Awards Annually. Black & Blue won "2002 National Commercial Fruit Wine of the Year."
Berryville Vineyards
1910 N Prairieton Rd.
Claremont, IL 62421
618-456-2335
Open on Saturdays and by appointment
clusterbuster75@yahoo.com

1998
Yes
10 acre vineyard

Cynthiana, Traminette, Vignoles, Sweet Red, Sweet White, Semi-Sweet Red, Blackberry and more

We release our new vintage of wines every year at the annual Harvestfest, usually in mid-September. Other activities include a grape-stomping contest, hayrides, tours, food available, a grapevine wreath toss contest and live music.

Awards: Best of Class & Gold Medal-Cynthiana, Bronze Medal-Vignoles at Illinois State Fair Wine Competition; Bronze Medal-Cynthiana at American Wine Society Commercial Wine Competition; Bronze Medal-Cynthiana at Indy International Wine Competition; Bronze Medal-Blackberry at Ecker's Blackberry Wine Competition.


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