Harvest Season is Here

Harvest Season is Here

There’s no need to travel to Burgundy or Napa Valley to experience a truly authentic wine culture. Enjoy the experiences of harvest right here in southern Illinois. Shawnee Hills Wine Trail vineyards are buzzing with excitement. The grapes are ripening and ready to be...
Winter Wine Travel

Winter Wine Travel

It’s time to enjoy the slower, quieter side of Illinois wine country. Spring, summer and fall are all great times to travel the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail but the winter season offers a unique experience for those that venture out during our off season. Southern...
Spring Into Wine

Spring Into Wine

Come for the Wine. Stay for the Experience. When it comes to wine trail travel, it’s tempting to think only of vineyard hopping in the summer months. However, early spring can provide a lovely trip free from crowds and the early blooms of the season make for a...