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AWARDS & MEDALS

Mackinaw Valley Vineyard and Winery is pleased to announce that it recently received medals from the following International and Regional Wine competitions.

New York Finger Lakes International

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Bronze & Silver Medals 2016

Illinois State Fair Wine Competition

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Best of Show 2013

Illinois Grape Grower’s & Vintner’s Assoc

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Winemaker of the Year 2003

Illinois Grape Grower’s & Vintner’s Assoc

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Vineyard of the Year 2002

OUR WINERY

 

Greetings:

We are open for: Over the Counter Wine Sales or Curbside service through April 7, 2020 per our Governor’s Executive order 8 regarding Covid-19:

Over the counter sales from 12-5 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays through April 7th.

Outside of the aforementioned hours call 309-359-9463 or 309-645-5054 to call in your order and to schedule pickup.  We are glad to offer these two options if you would like to come and purchase wine to enjoy in the comfort of your home.  Our family has also decided to donate 10% of our over the counter and curbside sales to the Midwest Food Bank through April 7, 2020 to help them with the increased need during this difficult time.  We encourage you to help as you are able with this and also support other organizations in our community assisting those most impacted by the shutdowns.

Events:

If you have an existing reservation through April 7th we will be in contact to reschedule for a later date.  We will review our April events occurring after April 7th as guidelines may change over the next few weeks.

We appreciate your support and patience and look forward to re-opening for full service and activities once things have settled down and we are able to welcome everyone back.  Please take care of yourselves and your loved ones, we will keep updates coming as needed since things can change quickly. –all the best, The Hahn family

 

Visit and enjoy our vineyard when things are back to normal…2020 is our 17th year anniversary of our tasting room opening and the 23rd anniversary of the vineyards.  We welcome you to visit and enjoy our wine and experience the vineyard!   We are closed in January and RE-OPEN on February 1st , noon to 5pm. We look forward to seeing you soon and enjoying another great year together.

• 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.

Please contact us by email mackinawwinery03@gmail.com or call 309-645-5054 about scheduling events or weddings and receptions.

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, see current wine list.  Descriptions under Our Wines.

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 wines 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%.

 

Read what our clients think after tasting our wines

This is the best winery we’ve visited in Illinois. They have live bands most weekends in the summer and a great local wine. Lots of parking, a great place for a special event or wedding.


Timothy G

posted on, TripAdvisor - October 2016