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Wine Without Grapes !

This winery features wines made from local fruit instead of grapes. The owner is friendly and... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Optimistic_Otto
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Columbia, IL
Stop #2 on Shawnee Hills Winery Trail

This winery was also very nice. Each winery has their own unique wines from dry to sweet. Their... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
lisamO6424PE
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Conyers, Georgia
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2865 Hickory Ridge Rd, Pomona, IL 62975-2317
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited on a windy, damp Saturday and were not allowed to enter the building until we listened to a rather condescending talk about how lucky we were to be there so they could teach us about wine-food pairing and we could start enjoying wine...More

Thank LAURA M
Reviewed 28 June 2018

This winery features wines made from local fruit instead of grapes. The owner is friendly and knowledgeable in wine making with local fruit instead of grapes. His wines have won many, many medals and his tastings include every wine on his list, not just a...More

Thank Optimistic_Otto
Reviewed 22 June 2018

This winery was also very nice. Each winery has their own unique wines from dry to sweet. Their building are also all unique. They are all in the country. There was a lot of wine bought here also. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank lisamO6424PE
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Loved the refreshing quality, enthusiasm, pride, and level of service severely lacking in so many other wineries!! Worth the drive!! All staff were very helpful, but ask for Becky if she is available! She made the visit an experience!!

Thank uiillini05
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Thank you, Trip Advisor. What a pleasant surprise. The passion for their wines, the presentation, the excellent customer service. Excellent

Thank clarson2016
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Stopped by here on our self guided tour of area wineries. It was our last stop of the day. It was also the best! The owner gave us a great sampling of what the winery had to offer and told us that his strawberry wine...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 12 July 2017

1st beautiful location set in the country beautiful drive in summer can only imagine what it would be like in the fall. It also has on of the the few winery that I've seen in southern IL that offer a tasting of their full list...More

Thank Josh E
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

What a unique winery,? An entirely different taste and the appears to enjoy what they are doing. Bought a bottle to add to our spiced cider holiday drink. Well worth the visit!

Thank william f
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. Wines made with no grapes. They all have an excellent flavor. Do the full tasting tour. So delicious. You will be pleasantly surprised at the delicious flavors all the wines offer this place is a definite stop for any wine enthusiast

1  Thank dadette76
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The Pomona Winery is a small family business run by very knowledgeable people. It is a bit out of the way, but it is way better than most of the wineries on the Shawnee Wine Trail. The wine is actually good - unlike most wineries...More

1  Thank AandE_G
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