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Posted by Jennifer Blair  on 26 June 2019
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Posted by Jennifer Blair  on 19 June 2019

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Saturday Wine Tasting - 9/9

9-9-17
Wine Tasting Event Naperville, Chicago, Highland Park, and Barrington

 

Please join us for our weekly wine tasting this Saturday, September 9th, from 12:00 - 4:00! Every Saturday, all four Vin Chicago locations pour a diverse selection of the hottest new wines from our monthly newsletter. It's back to school time and we have a table of wines you need to study. Our masterclass in deliciousness includes a 91-point Soave, a 93-point Sancerre, a 94-point off-dry Riesling, a 94-point Sicilian red, a gorgeous California Cabernet, and one of our absolute favorite value reds from France's Languedoc region.

 

Check out the entire list below for all four locations (CLICK on a wine to read the full tasting notes) and stop in Saturday afternoon to taste with us while you shop!

 

Inama Soave Classico 2016Domaine Vacheron Sancerre 2016Hofgut Falkenstein "Krettnacher Euchariusberg" Riesling Kabinett 2015Girolamo Russo "a'Rina" Etna Rosso 2014Remo Farina Valpolicella Classico Superiore Ripasso 2015Vina Cobos "Felino" Mendoza Malbec 2016Laurel Glen "Counterpoint" Sonoma Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon 2014Chateau Puech-Haut "Cuvee  Prestige" Languedoc Rouge 2014

 

 We look forward to seeing you!

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Saturday Wine Tasting - 9/2

9-2-17
Wine Tasting Event Naperville, Chicago, Highland Park, and Barrington

 

Please join us for our weekly wine tasting this Saturday, September 2nd, from 12:00 - 4:00! Every Saturday, all four Vin Chicago locations pour a diverse selection of the hottest new wines from our monthly newsletter. We kick off Labor Day weekend with a special lineup, including a 91-point vintage Prosecco, a 95-point mineral-driven Greek white, the 94-point (#22 wine of the year) from Cune, a classic 2010 Bordeaux, and a 2012 Brunello that earned an eye-popping 95+ points. That's right, we have 94-, 95- and 95+-point wines all on one table!

 

Check out the entire list below for all four locations (CLICK on a wine to read the full tasting notes) and stop in Saturday afternoon to taste with us while you shop!

 

Bisol "Crede" Valdobiadene Brut Prosecco Superiore 2015Four Vines "Naked" Santa Barbara County Chardonnay 2015Domaine Sigalas Santorini Assyrtiko 2016Spreitzer "101" Rheingau Riesling QBA 2015Casa Lapostolle "Canto de Apalta" Rapel Valley Red 2012Cune Gran Reserva Rioja 2010Chateau Siaurac Lalande-de-Pomerol Bordeaux 2010Quivira Dry Creek Valley Zinfandel 2013Il Poggione Brunello di Montalcino 2012

 

 We look forward to seeing you!

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Saturday Wine Tasting - 8/26

8-26-17
Wine Tasting Event Naperville, Chicago, Highland Park, and Barrington

 

Please join us for our weekly wine tasting this Saturday, August 26th, from 12:00 - 4:00! Every Saturday, all four Vin Chicago locations pour a diverse selection of the hottest new wines from our monthly newsletter. The tasting table this week features a wonderfully aromatic trio of whites, a classic 94-point Bordeaux, a jammy Zinfandel perfect for BBQ season, and our best value California Syrah from the incomparable Andrew Murray.

 

Check out the entire list below for all four locations (CLICK on a wine to read the full tasting notes) and stop in Saturday afternoon to taste with us while you shop!

 

Cape Mentelle Margaret River Sauvignon Blanc/Semillon 2016Domaine Francois Pinon "Les Trois Argiles" Vouvray 2015Lucien Albrecht Alsace Gewurztraminer Reserve 2015Chateau de Paraza "Cuvee Speciale" Minervois Rose 2016Malma "Finca La Papay" Patagonia Pinot Noir 2015Chateau Branaire-Ducru Saint-Julien Bordeaux 2014Seghesio Sonoma County Zinfandel 2015Andrew Murray "Tous les Jours" Santa Ynez Valley Syrah 2015

 

 We look forward to seeing you!

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Saturday Wine Tasting - 8/19

8-19-17
Wine Tasting Event Naperville, Chicago, Highland Park, and Barrington

 

Please join us for our weekly wine tasting this Saturday, August 19th, from 12:00 - 4:00! Every Saturday, all four Vin Chicago locations pour a diverse selection of the hottest new wines from our monthly newsletter. This week we feature our favorite Finger Lakes dry Riesling, a crisp and delicious Provence Rose, a dry Lambrusco that floored us, a 92-point Dolcetto, and a big, bold California Cabernet.

 

Check out the entire list below for all four locations (CLICK on a wine to read the full tasting notes) and stop in Saturday afternoon to taste with us while you shop!

 

Domaine de la Pepiere "Clos des Briords - Cuvee Vieilles Vignes" Sur Lie Muscadet Sevre-et-Maine 2015Ravines Finger Lakes Dry Riesling 2015Venus la Universal "Dido" Montsant Blanco 2015Chateau La Lieue Coteaux Varois en Provence Rose 2016Fattoria Moretto Grasparossa di Castelvetro Lambrusco Rosato 2015Ca' Viola "Vilot" Dolcetto d'Alba 2015Bodegas Volver "Tarima" Alicante Monastrell 2015Gundlach Bundschu Sonoma Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

 

 We look forward to seeing you!

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Saturday Wine Tasting - 8/12

8-12-17
Wine Tasting Event Naperville, Chicago, Highland Park, and Barrington

 

Please join us for our weekly wine tasting this Saturday, August 12th, from 12:00 - 4:00! Every Saturday, all four Vin Chicago locations pour a diverse selection of the hottest new wines from our monthly newsletter. This week's table features a 91-point Sancerre, a 92-point Napa Valley Chardonnay, a perfect warm weather Rose, a classic 2012 Bordeaux, and a 94-point Spanish red that blew us away!

 

Check out the entire list below for all four locations (CLICK on a wine to read the full tasting notes) and stop in Saturday afternoon to taste with us while you shop!

 

Thomas Labaille "L'Authentique" Sancerre 2016

San Salvatore Campania Falanghina 2016

Beringer "Private Reserve" Napa Valley Chardonnay 2014

Chateau Maupague Sainte Victoire-Cotes de Provence Rose 2016

Pali Wine Co. "Riviera" Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir 2015

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