Welcome to Gretta’s Goats – currently offering a wide variety of handmade goat milk soaps. Our goats are hand milked and rotationally graze in organic pastures in beautiful Northern Illinois.

Gretta’s Goats is a locally crafted artisan soap that is made with moisturizing farm fresh goat milk, organic sustainable vegetable and essential oils. The soap is carefully crafted in small batches utilizing the cold-process method of soap making. Gretta’s mini dairy goats are seasonally milked twice daily and graze on twenty five acres of organically managed pasture at Short Leg Farm.

Gretta’s soap workshop and farm is located in the small Midwestern community of Pecatonica, Illinois. Nestled on a hilltop prairie the abundance of wildflowers, prairie grasses, and wildlife provide the inspiration for the natural artisan soap.

Goat-Farmer-and-Soap-Maker-Gretta-Winkelbauer_600x390Gretta’s Soap is for people who are looking for products that are locally made, that exclude artificial colors and synthetic fragrances, and that are environmentally friendly. Gretta’s Goat Milk Soap is safe and gentle for children and people with the most sensitive skin due to a chemical free recipe.

Gretta’s Goats donates a portion of all proceeds to help support programs and services for children who are blind and visually impaired.

Gretta’s Goats was featured in the fall edition of Edible Chicago Magazine, Crate and Barrel’s Late Spring 2014 catalog, and on Oprah.com as a perfect present. Gretta’s farm fresh goat milk soap was carried nationwide in Crate and Barrel stores.