From craft beer and spirits to artisan chocolate, locally roasted coffee and handmade art, the Illinois Made gift guide has something for everyone on your holiday list.
As one of the only small-batch, bean-to-bar chocolate shops in the nation, Ethereal Confections takes the term “chocoholic” to a whole new level. A chocolate bar from this confectionery is the perfect treat for the sweet tooth on your list!
Offering a selection of global, fair trade coffee, Crown Brew is dedicated to helping customers brew better coffee with incredible blends and the latest brewing equipment. Gift the caffeine-addict in your life with a Cold Brew Pitcher, AeroPress or even sign them up for one of Crown Brew’s subscription coffee services for a holiday treat to remember!
Known for producing a rich, hormone-free, high-quality milk in their award-winning products, Marcoot Jersey Creamery specializes in handcrafting artisan and farmstead cheeses that no cheese lover will be able to resist.
Galena Canning Company offers holiday shoppers award-winning Chef Ivo's old-fashioned jams, jellies, salsa, BBQ sauces, Hot Sauce Emporium, bakery and more.
Heritage Bicycles creates fully-customized, hand-welded bikes that are as cool as they are eco-friendly.
Dinger Bats specializes in producing baseball bats with superior craftsmanship for baseball players of all levels. In fact, Dinger Bats have been used by players on Major League Baseball teams including the St. Louis Cardinals, New York Mets and, perhaps most notably, the Chicago Cubs.
Give the gift that keeps on giving with a membership to Galena Cellars Wine Club. Members receive quarterly wine shipments, priority access to seasonal wine releases and even discounts on all wine purchases and vineyard lodging.
Offering a wide variety of handmade wine, from dry red to dessert, a bottle or two from Danenberger Family Vineyard is the ideal gift for wine lovers.
Looking for a gift that gives back to the community? The stunning wood pieces from Sangamon Reclaimed are built using wood from 100+ year-old American barns and buildings that have been dismantled by local firefighters and veterans-turned-craftsmen.
Rockford Art Deli is a unique T-shirt shop that features creative designs and prints from talented artists in the community. Their shirts are the perfect statement piece for that friend with a unique sense of style.
With a wide array of decorative and functional pottery options, each piece of Mississippi Mud Pottery is handcrafted from natural clay.
Whiskey City Design’s specialty is salvaging and preserving distinct accent pieces and turning them into handcrafted masterpieces. From custom-made tables to ornate door knobs, what makes these products so unique is that they all come from materials found from structures throughout Illinois.
Described as organic grain-to-bottle whiskey, each bottle of KOVAL whiskey contains the charred oak flavor that can only come from aging whiskey in a single 30-gallon barrel.
FEW Spirits’ award-winning gin and whiskey is made with the highest quality corn, wheat and rye to produce the best grain alcohol possible. Give the whiskey-lover in your life a bottle of FEW Spirits to show you know a thing or two about top-notch whiskey.
Now the largest independent brewery in Illinois, Revolution Brewing blends quality with an unrelenting desire for freshness in each of their hoppy IPAs, porters, pilsners, Belgian-style brews, pale ales and barrel-aged beers. Bring your holiday party host a six-pack of Revolution Brewing’s seasonal “Fistmas Holiday Red Ale” steeped with ginger root and orange peel and they’ll be hooked!