Did you know that Peoria was once known as the Whiskey City? The Peoria area has a distillery scene that has come a long way since prohibition with great nearby options for you! Whether you’re searching for classics or for something new, you’re sure to discover high-quality spirits with personality embedded in every bottle.

Check out J.K. Williams Distilling LLC, known for its craft whiskey and bourbon made with passion and full of flavor. Black Band Distillery is another spot for local and handcrafted spirits. MGP Ingredients Inc in Pekin also handcrafts distilled spirits such as bourbon, gin, whiskey, grain neutral spirits, and rye.

Treat yourself to something special and handcrafted next time you’re in the Whiskey City!