Whiskey Acres is Illinois first Estate Distillery. Located in DeKalb, IL just 60 miles West of Chicago, this family farm grows all of its own corn, wheat, rye & barley that is uses to make its internationally award winning spirits.
Its standard offerings include Bottled in Bond Bourbon & Rye (Double Gold @ San Fran World Spirits Competition) and Straight Bourbon & Rye.
They have seasonal releases of their Artisan Series which includes Blue Popcorn Bourbon, Bourbon Finished in Maple Syrup Casks, Bourbon made from Glass Gem Corn, and many other offerings that highlight different corn verities impact on whiskey flavor.
Food trucks, live music, tours and craft cocktails can be enjoyed at their Visitors Center and newly renovated patio.