Mackinaw Valley Vineyard welcomes you to browse our site and learn more about our award winning vineyard.


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33633 State Rt 9
Mackinaw, IL 61755
Tel: (309) 359-WINE
Fax: (309) 359-3480




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You're Invited, Visit Wine Country in Your Own Backyard

October Hours- Open Noon to 5pm, Thursday, Friday,Saturday, Sunday and Monday.

Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays,**may be open for privately scheduled events.




"A CHRISTMAS GORY" ON DECEMBER 11th from 5:30-8:30pm.  Due to HIGH DEMAND FOR THE December 9th and 10th shows which are already sold out, we are glad the actors were able to add this show.

**We are accepting Wait List only for the December 9th and 10th shows

in case we have cancellations. **

October Events Coming up at the Vineyard

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10-16 Winetoberfest- Greater Peoria Lutheran Women Fundraiser

10-23 Open Mike Aftenoon

10-28 & 29 Murder Mystery Dinner- Slay it again Sam

10-29 TCRC Zombie Challenge Fundraiser

10-30 Fall Craft Fair



Visit and enjoy-

  • Over 20+ wines to taste, the first three samples are complimentary and only $1 a taste after three.  Click here for wine list
  • An amazing 30 mile view from the tasting room of the valley and farms below, situated on a glacial moraine with a  natural high point
  • A short 20-30 minute drive from Peoria, East Peoria, Morton, Washington, Eureka, Bloomington-Normal, Pekin, Lincoln and other neighboring towns.
  • The beautiful countryside, the 86 acre property has about 15 acres of grapes and many outdoor deck areas and paths to take a stroll and get away from the hustle and bustle of today's hectic world.
  • Host a party, reunion, tour and tasting, wedding and reception, or attend a Concert or one of our Four annual Festivals on a weekend. In the Fall and Winter or early Spring, attend a Murder Mystery Dinner or come and play on a Trivia Game night. Details under Upcoming events tab.




Featured Wines

Visit our winery to taste a full complement of our Illinois Wines, we have about 20 different wines featured in our tasting room.

Guests may sample 3 complimentary tastings, Tastings are $1 each after three samples,current wine list shown. Click on Wine List tab for wine descriptions.


Dry Red Table Wines

Cole's Classic

Mackinaw Reserve

Cody's Round up Red

Foch -Frontenac Blend

Baco Noir


Off Dry Red Table Wines

Eric's Red - out

Corot Noir

Alexander's Conquest


Sweet Red Table Wines

Corot Noir sweetened

Flavored Red Wines-serve chilled

Trois Noir- chocolate flavored.

Deux noir- blueberry & blackberry flavored


Blush Wines

Two Grandpa's


Diane's Desire-sangria style wine


Nicole's Blush- white Zinfandel style -out


Carly's Creation

White Table Wines

Sweet Whites

Seyval Sweet

Cayuga White- out


Semi-Sweet White Wines

Jasmine's Moonlight

Vignole's Semi Sweet



Dry White Wines-Serve chilled

Seyval Dry  (blue bottle)

Vignoles Dry ( blue bottle)

Wines are made on site from French American Hybrid grapes and some native varietals.  Red wines are blended from French American Hybrid varietals; Marchel Foch, Frontenac, Corot Noir, Baco Noir and St Croix. Our White and Blush wines  are made using Vignoles, Seyval Blanc, St Pepin,Edelweiss,La Crosse,Niagara  and Cayuga White just to name a few. Wines are available for complimentary tasting and purchase by the bottle or glass to enjoy in our tasting room or out on one of our deck or patio areas.

We always offer a case discount of 10%