All wines are made from grapes grown in southern Illinois. These are natural wines that receive as little processing as possible in order to express the "gout de terroir" or taste of the soil and climate of our region
Alto Vineyards and invites you to taste some of the finest wines produced in the United States. Our family owned winery and vineyard is located in the foothills of the beautiful Shawnee National Forest in Southern Illinois.
You will find Pheasant Hollow peacefully nestled in over five acres of scenic woodlands in beautiful Southern Illinois. Come in and sit by the stone fireplace with a glass of wine, or enjoy the wildlife on our wraparound porch.
Come tour one of Illinois largest wineries. Learn how wine is made from start to finish. Free tours are available on Saturday afternoons at 1,2,3 and 4 pm. Meet at the Tasting room to start the 20 minute tour. Children welcome!
Guests can view view the entire winemaking process through the windows to our winemaking facilities. Each winery has a different style of winemaking, producing varieties that range from sophisticated Cabernets to sparkling wines.
Plan a fun evening by scheduling your own private wine tasting party. Invite a group of your friends to come out to the winery for an evening of sampling some of the delicious varieties of wine that you can make that night.