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Join us on Tuesday, March 21st at our Elston Avenue store for our second annual tasting of "natural" wines. Most wine lovers are familiar with the term "organic wine" but our tasting will take you much deeper into this industry trending category as we pop open more than 40 wines that are produced with minimal intervention and carry terms such as "biodynamic,"orange" and "pet nat."

We'll explore offerings from well-known importers such as Louis/ Dressner Selections and Neal Rosenthal along with smaller and equally passionate importers like Selection Massale and Zev Rovine. To complement the wines, Publican Quality Meats will be in the house to provide an assortment of charcuterie and delicious bites sourced from local farmers who share the same principles as the winemakers behind these wines.

WHEN: Tuesday, March 21st, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
WHERE: Vin Chicago, 1826 N. Elston Avenue
COST: Just $30 per person

CLICK HERE to reserve your spot or call Hunter, Jenna, Mike or Liz at 773-489-3454

Here's just a few of the wines we'll be pouring...

Louis/Dressner Selections
Domaine de la Pepiere "Clos des Briords - Cuvee Vieilles Vignes" Sur Lie Muscadet Sevre-et-Maine 2015
Montesecondo Sangiovese Toscana Rosso 2014
Occhipinti "Il Frappato" Terre Siciliane Rosso 2014

Candid Wines
Minimus "SM2" Applegate Valley White Blend 2015
Day Wines "Vin de Days" Blanc 2016
Claus Preisinger "Kalkstein" Burgenland Blaufrankisch 2014

Beivuma
Poggerino Chianti Classico N`Uovo (Cement Egg) 2013
Primosic Ribolla Gialla di Oslavia "Riserva" 2012
A.D. Beckham "Lignum" Chehalem Mountains Pinot Noir Amfora 2014

Cream Wine Company (including Neal Rosenthal & Zev Rovine)
Domaine Overnoy Crinquand Arbois-Pupillin Ploussard 2014
Gen del Alma "JiJiJi" Tupungato Chenin Blanc 2016

Plus...
Chateau Coupe-Roses "La Bastide" Minervois 2015
Guimaro Ribera Sacra Summum Godello Blanco 2015
Envinate "Taganan Tinto" Canary Islands Red Blend 2014
Jauma "Like Raindrops" McLaren Vale Grenache 2015
Halcyon Paso Robles Cabernet Franc 2015

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Join us on Sunday, February 12th, from 11am-3pm for our Highland Park store's first ever CASE SALE! We'll have 24 wines open to taste that we're pre-selling at crazy blowout prices, by the CASE ONLY!

George Molitor, owner of Fine Vines Distributing, one of Chicago's most respected fine wine distributors will be here to pour and discuss the wines with us. This sale is focused on French wines, from appellations like Meursault, Chambolle Musigny, and Vosne Romanee, plus smart values from Vouvray, Bordeaux and Chablis, and many more! Ranging from a tasty Rhone Red at just $6.99 (normally $11.99) to a top Puligny Montrachet for $54.99 (normally $74.99), there is definitely something for everyone. There might even be a wine or two from Napa Valley!

This is a pre-order event. Place your by-the-case-only order on Sunday and your wine will be ready for pickup the following week. No phone, web or email orders permitted. No reservations required, so round up some friends and come early to get first crack at the most exciting deals!

WHERE: Vin Chicago, 1350 Old Skokie Road, Highland Park
WHEN: Sunday, February 12th, 11:00am - 3:00pm

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Please join us on Saturday, March 4th, from 6:30-9:00 pm for our 8th annual Big Reds in Barrington tasting! This year’s event will again be held at Makray Memorial Golf Club, just a five-minute drive from our Barrington store. We’ll be popping the corks on over 80 highly-rated “Big Reds” from around the globe. We will showcase top California producers, along with outstanding selections from Barolo, Bordeaux, Rioja, Rhone, Tuscany and many more. We’ll even have a handful of delicious white wines for your tasting enjoyment. Besides our already low prices, we’ll offer special discounts at the event.

To accompany these stellar selections, Makray will prepare a grand display of cheeses, breads and hors d’oeuvres. Cost is $50 per person. Big Reds is always our most popular event of the year. This is a perfect date night out! Call your significant other or your friends and reserve a spot now!

WHEN: Saturday, March 4th, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
WHERE: Makray Memorial Golf Club, 1010 S. Northwest Hwy Barrington
COST: $50 per person

Reserve your spot today by CLICKING HERE or calling our Barrington store at 847-277-0033

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Join us at Near Restaurant on Tuesday, February 21st, at 6:30pm, as we welcome wine director Antonio Chiavaroli of Azienda Marramiero. Between the Adriatic Sea and the Gran Sasso Mountains, on the hills around Pescara, the Marramiero family has grown vines since the beginning of the last century. Chef Gaetano Nardulli has a special connection to Abruzzo: his mother grew up in a village close to Marramiero! He will use that inspiration to prepare a delectable dinner to compliment the gorgeous red, white, and sparkling wines of this prestigious Italian estate.

WHEN: Tuesday, February 21st, 6:30pm
WHERE: Near Restaurant, 108 Barrington Commons Ct, Barrington, IL 60010
COST: $85 per person, all inclusive.

To reserve your spot, CLICK HERE or call Jen, Jim or Jeff at 847-277-0033.

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Sneak Preview Tasting!

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Join us on the first Wednesday of each month as we pop the corks on 30+ wines from our latest newsletter! That's right, you can experience the majority of our new wines all in one night and get your hands on some of our hottest new offerings. The cost is just $10 for over 30 wines. But you've got to make a reservation to attend. Space is limited.

Where: Vin Chicago, 1826 N. Elston Avenue

Cost: $10 per person

Upcoming 2017 Schedule:

Wednesday, April 5th, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday, May 3rd, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday, June 7th, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday, July TBD, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Click Here or call us at 773-489-3454 to reserve your spot!

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