We are the First Legal Distillery in Kane County since prohibition

first_friday_flyerOpened in October of 2014, FOX RIVER DISTILLING COMPANY, headquartered in Geneva, Illinois will be produces premium handcrafted artisan spirits using traditional distilling methods. Local grains are used (when available) in the small batch production of Vodka, Gin, Bourbon and several seasonal spirits. The actual working distillery is located near the Northern Illinois Food Bank in the Geneva Business Park, home to many commercial food companies and businesses.

Free tours are given to the general public on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday afternoons and at other scheduled times for private parties and events. Free samples are given out as permitted by Illinois law to persons twenty-one (21) and older who have had their ID’s checked.

Join us for “First Friday” – A monthly open house where the distillery and tasting room will be open to the public for extended hours. Local restaurants are invited on a rotating schedule to showcase their recipes and provide samples using Fox River Distilling Company spirits. Other local merchants are invited to display their products at selected times during the year.