Wineries & Microbreweries


Big Muddy Brewing Company
1430 North 7th Street, Murphysboro, IL  62966
(618) 684-8833

Little Egypt Beer
140 Buttermilk Road, Ava, IL 62907
(618) 521-3815

Scratch Brewing Company
264 Thompson Road, Ava, IL 62907
(618) 426-1415


Wine Trail from Rustle Hill

Shawnee Hills Wine Trail
The Shawnee Hills Association is made up of some of the original vineyards founded in Southern Illinois, along with several newer members that have joined during the past few years. These locations are primarily found between Lick Creek, Cobden, Alto Pass and Pomona. Be sure to watch for the annual Shawnee Hills Wine Festival which brings these wineries together for one big gathering, typically on Labor Day weekend at various locations. Most recently the festival has taken place in downtown Cobden.

Alto Vineyards
8515 Illinois Hwy 127, AltoPass, IL  62905
(618) 893-4898

Blue Sky Vineyards
3150 South Rocky Comfort Road, Anna, IL 62906
(618) 995-WINE (9463)

Hedman Vineyards
560 Chestnut Street, Alto Pass, IL  62905
(618) 893-4923

Kite Hill Vineyards, Winery and Bed & Breakfast
83 Kite Hill Road, Carbondale, IL 62903
(618) 684-5072

Orlandini Vineyard
410 Thorn Lane, Makanda, IL  62958
(618) 995-2307

Owl Creek Vineyard
2655 Water Valley Road, Cobden, IL  62920
(618) 893-2557

Pomona Winery
2865 Hickory Ridge Road, Pomona, IL 62975
(618) 893-2623

Rustle Hill Winery
8595 US Highway 51, Cobden, IL  62920
(618) 893-2800

Starview Vineyards
5100 Winghill Road, Cobden, IL  62920
(618) 893-WINE (9463)

Von Jakob Vineyard
1309 Sadler Road, Pomona, IL  62975
(618) 893-4500
230 Highway 127 North, Alto Pass, IL  62905
(618) 893-4600

Northern Jackson County

Ava, Elkville and Carbondale are now each home to vineyards as well.

Lyn-Nita Vineyards
514 Coal Road, Elkville, IL  62932
(618) 568-1719

Monte Alegre Vineyard & Cellars
473 Ponce Trail, Carbondale, IL  62901
(618) 549-3952

The Bluffs Vineyard & Winery
140 Buttermilk Hill Road, Ava, IL  62907
(618) 763-4447

Williamson County / Johnson County

A trip to Windy Hill and Bella T Winery in could be coordinated with nearby wineries in Southern Johnson County for a Southeastern Illinois wine trail experience. Although technically located in Creal Springs, most of which lies in Williamson County,  Windy Hill and Bella T are right up the road from Shawnee Winery in Vienna.  Your easiest route to Windy Hill or Bella T may be to use I-24 Exit 7 near Goreville and Tunnel Hill.  Head east over to Creal Springs Road to make your way north a short distance to either winery.  A northern route could follow of Route 13 through Marion, south on Highway 166 to Creal Springs, then further south on Creal Springs Road.  Make a stop at Windy Hill, then Bella T only a few minutes away.  Then, venture south on Highway 45 toward Vienna to visit Shawnee Winery, then further south on Highway 45 toward Belknap to include Cache River Basin Vineyard.  Visit their on-site Wineaux’s Restaurant to top off a full day of tasting with a fabulous meal.

Bella T Winery
755 Parker City Road, Creal Springs, IL  62922
(618) 658-8882

Cache River Basin Vineyard & Winery
315 Forman Lane, Belknap, IL  62908
(618) 658-2274

Shawnee Winery
200 Commerical Street, Vienna, IL 62995
(618) 658-8400

Windy Hill
2955 Creal Springs Road, Creal Springs, IL  62966
(618) 996-3581

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