Kite Hill Vineyards

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IAt Kite Hill Vineyards, it's no coincidence we've named our tasting room "The Palate" - we aim for full flavors to tantalize and excite the senses. Our high-quality wines have won awards at the state and international levels. The staff in The Palate are excited to guide you through a tasting journey, and we're confident we have something for everyone regardless of whether you like sweet or dry, red or white.

When you're looking for flavor, Kite Hill Vineyards is the place to be. In addition to offering tastings of our wines and wine slushies, we pride ourselves on "flavorful" special events as well. Check out our special events or Like us on Facebook to receive updates about live music, cooking classes, and our signature event Culinary Journey with Chef Georgia. Culinary Journey is a multi-course meal with wine pairings, designed to optimize the flavors of both the food and the wines. Chef Georgia de la Garza, formerly of the award winning Heirloom Cafe in Chicago, provides a fine dining experience unique in our region.
Don't let your palate miss out on the experiences awaiting you at the Palate!

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Winery Hours Kite Hill

March - November

Sunday - Thursday 12pm - 5pm

Friday 12pm - 6pm

Saturday 10am - 6pm

December - February

Saturday & Sunday

12pm - 5pm

Contact Kite Hill

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New iPhone App


A companion app for visitors of the Shawnee Hills wine country of southern Illinois. It provides an interactive map for navigating 12 winery and vineyard destinations along the trail, as well as access to detailed information about each location.