Known for their White, Red, and Rose Wines; Hickory Ridge Vineyard is set deep into the Shawnee National Forrest. Relax in their comfortable wine tasting room or breathe in the outdoors on the deck or one of the picnic tables on the premises while enjoying a variety of wines cultivated and produced exclusively by Hickory Ridge Vineyard.
Beautiful Shawnee Hills Scenery
At Hickory Ridge Vineyard, revel in picturesque vistas found nowhere else on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail. Settled into the western portion of the Shawnee Hills American Viticulture Area (AVA), Hickory Ridge Vineyard boasts breathtaking views of wildlife and scenery all set in the unique forests of Southern Illinois.
Bring a picnic, a musical instrument, and the family pet and enjoy your excursion into the outdoors with Hickory Ridge Vineyards. Go fishing in the large lake that is on the property or play horse shoes with friends and chat while taking in the rolling hills of Shawnee National Forest.
Hickory Ridge Vineyard Flavorful Wines
Hickory Ridge boasts the dry red Norton, winner of Illinois State Fair Best in Show, along with a variety of other wines that are offered exclusively at Hickory Ridge Vineyard. Hickory Ridge offers more than 6 dry wines along with several sweeter wines that are sure to delight the taste buds. All the wines produced at the quaint 6-acre vineyard are made solely with grapes that are grown on the property.
For owners Ron and Sylvia Presswood, making quality wine is a family staple. They take great pride in self-producing competitive wines that offer wine aficionados a sampling of the savory grapes that grow in the Shawnee Hills AVA. Hickory Ridge Vineyard’s wonderful varieties of wine are only available for purchase at their winery. Come travel the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail and taste the exclusive flavor of Hickory Ridge Vineyard.