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Barrington Quick 6 Pack!

 Barrington Mini Quick Pick!    We are excited to offer our Barrington friends and neighbors a beautiful selection of 6 curated wines - available for curbside and in-store pick up! Your 6 wines will come in a reusable Vin Chicago tote. The wines are:-Hartford Court Russian River Valley Chardonnay 2018-Donna Laura "Ali" Toscana Rosso 2018-Jackson Estate Anderson Valley Pinot Noir 2016-Xavier Vignon "Esprit Francais" Côtes du Rhône Rouge 2016-Sparkman "Holler" Columbia Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2015-Matetic Vineyards "EQ" Casablanca Valley Sauvignon Blanc 2019  Our price for our Barrington community: $99 



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Fred Chaudière Online Tasting Recap!

    Thank you for attending!  For the lamb stew recipe click here, and watch the video below of Fred and his father, Paul making this incredible meal:  If you need to re-stock on Terrases, Le Paradou, or want to try the "Quintessence" referenced in the tasting, simply click the Big Yellow Button below. 


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Our 11th Annual Big Reds in Barrington!


This year's "Big Reds" tasting will once more be held at the beautiful Makray Memorial Golf Club, a mere five-minute drive from our Barrington store. We'll be popping the corks on over 80 highly rated wines from around the globe, showcasing hedonistic delights from California, Washington and Australia along with regal selections from Bordeaux, Barolo, Rioja, Rhone, Tuscany and beyond!


As always, we will have a broad range of hors-d'oeuvres and cheeses, along with a handful of delicious white wines and sparklers on hand to refresh your palate. This is one of our most popular events of the year. Gather a group of friends and sign up now!


WHEN: Saturday , February 29, 6:00pmWHERE: Makray Memorial Golf Club, 1010 S. Northwest Highway, BarringtonCOST: $50 per person


For reservations, CLICK HERE or call our Barrington store at 847-277-0033. We hope to see you there!

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Tre Bicchieri Wine Dinner at D&J Bistro!

Tre Bicchieri Wine Dinner!


Join us at the glimmering jewel of the Northwest suburbs, D & J Bistro, as we host some of our favorite Italian wine producers. They are in town briefly to celebrate their recent "Tre Bicchieri" awards given by Italy’s most prestigious wine authority, the Gambero Rosso!  Joining us will be Moreno Petrini from Tenuta di Valgiano, a singular biodynamic certified estate in Lucca, Tuscany - along with their nearly unmatched award track record over the last 20 years. We'll also have Sergio Germano's Ettore Germano wines being poured! We’re sure to try a few more Tre Bicchieri award-winning wines while we’re at it, joined by the importer that brings these amazing artisanal producers to our market. All to be paired by a sensational 5-course menu by Chef Masato and overseen by Stephane’s lovely team. A night not to be missed!


WHEN: Tuesday, February 25th, 6:15PM Reception, 6:30PM DinnerWHERE: D&J Bistro, 466 S Rand Rd, Lake ZurichCOST: $99 including tax and gratuity


Seats are limited! For reservations, call Lyle or Dawn at 847-277-0033 for more details and to reserve your spot!

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Chicago Champagne Tasting - 12/11/19

Join us at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, December 11th at our Elston store as we pop the corks on a range of Champagne and sparkling wines from around the world. If you're looking to taste your New Year's Eve bubbly before you buy it, this is your chance! The handcrafted grower-produced wines of Champagne will be the star of the show, poured alongside some of the most popular, luxury brand name as well. We look forward to celebrating these enchanting sparklers from around the world with you!Purchase tickets here and be sure to choose the Elston location. Cheers!
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