Von Jakob Winery & Brewery is southern Illinois' only winery and brewery on the Shawnee Wine Trail. Just minutes from Carbondale, Von Jakob offers an enjoyable atmosphere and picturesque views. With over 20 varieties of wine, a growing craft brewery, and delicious food menu, there is sure to be something for everyone to enjoy on the spacious decks or around the cozy fireplaces. The brewery features a menu of signature flavors as well as seasonal brews and apple cider. Try the hoppy So ILL IPA or the chocolate milk stout, aged with cocoa nibs to enhance the chocolate flavor. The winery was the first in Illinois to produce a White Oak Port and grow and produce a Cabernet Sauvignon.