Baxters Vineyards is a small family-owned winery in Nauvoo, Illinois. The winery was established in 1857 by Emile Baxter and continues in the family. Kelly Logan is the fifth generation Baxter to grow grapes and apples. He and
Named after the creek bordering the vineyard, a vista of beauty and elegance has been created. Near the same land once occupied by the last settlement of the Pottawattomie Indians in Stark County, now lies a 12 acre Illinois vineyard.
We offer complimentary sampling daily of all of our wines. Stop in, view the production area from our "scenic overlook," browse our tasting room gift shop for a great Illinois product and enjoy a glass of locally grown and locally made Illinois wine!
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 us in the scenic fruit and wine country among the rolling hills of Southern Illinois, in the small town of Alto Pass. We are located 16 miles south of Carbondale within the Shawnee National Forest.
The tasting room and surrounding grounds are available to rent for business meetings, office parties, and family or social events. We have also hosted small intimate weddings, receptions, and rehearsal dinners