Our friends at Danenberger Family Vineyard are also among the 15 of which provide gift ideas for all interests. Our top five have to be:
FEW Spirits in Evanston, which produces award-winning gin and whiskey made with the highest quality corn, wheat and rye.
Mississippi Mud Pottery in Alton, which offers an array of decorative and functional pottery options. Each piece of Mississippi Mud Pottery is handcrafted from natural clay.
Danenberger Family Vineyard right here in Springfield, where you can pick from a variety of dry handmade red to dessert wine.
Whiskey City Design in Peoria, which specializes in salvaging and preserving materials found from structures throughout Illinois and turning them into handcrafted pieces.
Dinger Bats in Ridgway, which makes baseball bats used by players on Major League Baseball teams including the St. Louis Cardinals, New York Mets and, the Chicago Cubs.
And a bonus one:
Sangamon Reclaimed, of course! We offer stunning handcrafted furniture and flags, which are built using wood reclaimed from 100-year-old barns and buildings in midwest America. Our skilled carpenters include firefighters and veterans.