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Shawnee Hills Wine Trail

IL
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Fun atmosphere!

We go once a year to the Shawnee trails. This is where we end up by the end of the night. Always... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2017
Stephanie P
Interesting and diverse selections

You have to stop at Pomona. George does charge $4 to try about 10 wines, but he was so interesting... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2015
ChicagoBopper
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Jan 15, 2017
“Fun atmosphere!”
Nov 11, 2015
“Interesting and diverse selections”
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

We go once a year to the Shawnee trails. This is where we end up by the end of the night. Always great music, wonderful artichoke dip, good sangria, and lots of fun.

3  Thank Stephanie P
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

You have to stop at Pomona. George does charge $4 to try about 10 wines, but he was so interesting and knowledgable offering food pairing suggestions and helping you identify the flavors in each. He's passionate about his wines. Von Jakob (pronounced Ya cub) also...More

5  Thank ChicagoBopper
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

Whether you go with the girls or your companion this trail is great. Beautiful scenery and all the wineries are fairly close together. We elected to do the East route on Saturday then hit the Western route on Sunday. We also got a shuttle to...More

6  Thank kkpfeif
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Reviewed 10 August 2015

This is a wine trail filled with some surprises, both good and bad surprises! All the wineries are within 40 miles of each other. Very poor online maps, not to scale and not well documented. They could really use a good PR person to give...More

4  Thank Bill G
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Reviewed 16 July 2015

If you enjoy beautiful views, trails and scenery this is for you! The wine is a plus. We did not have time to do the entire trail but did do 5 of the wineries. Each is special with a special type of wine from berries...More

2  Thank mjrdnx
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Reviewed 7 April 2015

Driving through the Southern Illinois hills and forests to visit 12 superb wineries is an exquisite day. The scenery is beautiful, the wine tasty and the atmosphere is friendly and relaxing. You travel through several quaint towns that offer some local fare. In addition some...More

2  Thank ronaldg36
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Reviewed 27 October 2014

An opportunity for a fall excursion to southern Illinois turned out to be a pleasant time. We managed to visit a number of vineyards over this past warm weekend. We tent camped at Giant City State Park for $8 per night. We mixed hiking and...More

7  Thank SandiDDavenport_Iowa
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Reviewed 31 July 2014

My wife and I were looking for a few days to spend away from home, and we decided to rent a cabin near the Shawnee Wine Trail (Rustic Hideaway Cabins, highly recommend). Most of our time was spent at the wineries, but we did take...More

8  Thank Tjsociety
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Reviewed 8 June 2014

Loved the many wineries in this area. We went on a Wed. and Thurs. and followed the list with times they are open. We absolutely loved Rustle Hill, Blue Sky, Alto and Pomona. Owl Creek was small but nice. Some are very far away down...More

5  Thank Mary D
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

My sister turned 50 on May 22, so we opted to visit the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail to celebrate. If you love wine, great folks, good music, and some of the most beautiful scenery to be found in Southern Illinois, you MUST do the wine...More

2  Thank MenopausalMermaid
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