Collver Family Winery

Illinois Grown • Illinois Owned • Illinois Wine
Home of murder mystery dinner theater presented by Upstage Productions.

Collver Family Winery is family owned winery and is proud to be the very first winery open in West Central IL in over 100 years and now celebration our 10th Anniversary. Since opening its doors in 2002, Collver Family Winery has produced many unique, award winning wines. Stop by for a quick wine tasting or stay for the day - we are conveniently located on I-72 Exit 20 in Barry, Illinois.

All wines are produced and bottled at the winery. Collver Family Winery specializes in French-American hybrid grapes including (but not limited to) Vignoles, Vidal Blanc, Traminette, Chancellor, Cayuga White, and Chambourcin.

Owners, James & Tim Collver always make you feel welcome. Join them as they host one of their hilarious dinner theater productions. Check the calendar to find dates that fit with your schedule. You are guaranteed a fun, laugh filled evening - with some great wine and food!

Stop by the winery and check out our award winning wines. Collver Family Winery knows what it takes to please the most discerning judge. Most recent awards include the Best Fruit Wine in the State in 2007 for their tantalizing Cherry wine. They have been awarded over 35 medals from the Indiana International Wine Competition, Mid-America Wine Competition, The International Eastern Wine Competition, as well as the Illinois State Fair. Collver Family Winery Pumpkin Wine has won many awards and continues to sell out each year due to its popularity.

Be sure to check out our calendar of events! 

Wine Fact: New food and wine pairing rules suggest the best wine to pair with your food,
is the wine you enjoy the most.

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Tasting Guide
Yorkshire White $12.50 *Bronze Medal IL State Fair 2011
A crisp, dry white wine with a whisper of melon flavors and slightly fruity finish
Vidal Blanc $12.50
A semi-dry white wine with a delicate fruity finish
Pike County White $12.50
A medium bodied, semi-sweet wine with upfront apricots and soft pear and pineapple notes rounding out a smooth finish
Octoberfest $12.50
A sweet white wine made from a blend of Chardonel and Vignoles with delicate melon flavors and a crisp finish
White Hen $12.99 *SOLD OUT*
A semi-sweet white wine that starts with a smooth apricot and grape flavor that flows into a subtle hints of apple and peach, and finishes with a crisp citrus note
Riesling $13.25
A sweet white wine made in a German style with soft tropical and citrus flavors
Ramaja $14.99
A dry red wine, Medium-bodied blend of Chambourcin, Chancellor, and Merlot with a slight black cherry flavor and a long finish
Red Rooster $13.25
A semi-sweet, Marechal Foch grape, light body red wine with a plum flavor and a crisp finish
Concord $12.50
A sweet red wine made from the Native American Concord grape
Barry Berry $13.25
A semi-sweet blended fruit wine made from Blackberry and Red Raspberry
Pumpkin $16.00
Sweet Grandma’s pumpkin pie in a bottle
Peach $13.25
A sweet wine made from Pike County Peaches

The Right Temperature For Drinking

  • 40 degrees Fahrenheit or 5 degrees Celsius is the standard temperature for domestic refrigerators (place wine bottle in ice/water bucket for about 15 minutes or in a refrigerator for 3 hours).
  • 50 degrees Fahrenheit or 10 degrees Celsius is the ideal cellar temperature.
  • 65 degrees Fahrenheit or 19 degrees Celsius is considered room temperature.

  • Sweet wine - around 40 degrees Fahrenheit or 5 degrees Celsius
  • Sparkling wine - 43 - 46 degrees Fahrenheit or 6 - 8 degrees Celsius

Collver Family Winery is committed to customer satisfaction and great tasting wine. Call today and find out about their many wine varieties, make a reservation, or, better yet, drop by and sample the wine. 


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Collver Family Winery
2 Rooster Way
Barry, IL 62312-9749
Fax: 217-335-3379
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Hours of Operation:
Wednesday - Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Noon - 5:00 p.m.

Closed Mondays, New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving & Christmas  

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