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Big Savings at Highland Park's Case Sale & Tasting!

Case Sale & Tasting - Sunday February 23rdBig Savings in Highland Park!

 

Mark it on your schedule now! On Sunday February 23rd from 11am to 3pm, we'll have nearly two dozen wines open at our Highland Park store for you to taste, and purchase by-the-case at hugely discounted prices!

 

Super high savings to be had! Highlights to be announced shortly.

 

Here's how the event works: 1) There is no charge to attend and taste. 2) Wines are available for purchase only by the case. 3) Wines purchased at the event will be available to pick up at the Vin Chicago location of your convenience the week after the tasting. 4) The savings are big!

 

Supplies are limited and some of the hottest items will sell out quickly, so best bet is to come early. If you have a chance, round up a friend or two and split your cases! 

 

WHEN: Sunday, February 23rd, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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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

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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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Brewer-Clifton Wine Dinner - 12/12/19

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Brewer-Clifton + D&J Bistro

Vin Barrington’s Most Decorated Winemaker Dinner of All-Time!Dine with Vin and Greg Brewer, an evening for the ages!

Brewer-Clifton was founded in the late 1990’s with the intention of paying homage to Burgundy in the not-yet-officially recognized Sta. Rita Hills AVA. Ascending in a short time from being sandwiched next to SeaSmoke in the famous Lompoc Wine Ghetto to: being Robert Parker’s single greatest revelation of 2001, on the cover of Wine Spectator, collecting 67 (and counting) scores between 95 and 99 points from leading publications, earning Wine Spectator Top-10 WOTY, converting to all-estate wines, and ultimately joining the Jackson Family of wines in 2017. One of the truly great producers of Burgundian varieties in California. You also get to be early discoverers of his newer Diatom (Chardonnay) and Ex Post Facto (Syrah)projects!When: Thursday, December 12th 2019

 

Time: 6:15pm Reception

 

Where: D&J Bistro, 466 S Rand Rd, Lake Zurich

 

Cost: $99 - including tax and gratuity

 

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Beaujolais Extravaganza on Elston- Thurs, 11/21!

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Please join us to celebrate “Beaujolais Day” on Thursday, November 21st, from 7:00pm - 8:30pm and taste over 30 sensational new releases from this sizzling hot category!

This do-not-miss event is one week before Thanksgiving, the same day that Beaujolais Nouveau is released. While the excitement for the “Nouveau” style has diminished over the recent years, the enthusiasm for the “Cru” wines (think Morgon, Fleurie, Moulin-a-Vent, etc) has flourished and is at an all-time high! Celebrate the 2019 harvest with us as we pour this year’s fresh Nouveau wines (they will really surprise you!), along with over two dozen selections of the serious stuff. Take a tasting journey through the region as we focus on world class producers imported by Kermit Lynch, Louis/Dressner. Jenny & Francois, The Source and more!

This is guaranteed to be a fun evening filled with incredible value and top notch wines that will be perfect to pour at your Thanksgiving table and other holiday gatherings! The cost is just $20 per person and reservations are required. Reserve your spot today before it sells out!

When: Thursday, November 21st, 7:00pm - 8:30pm 

Where: Vin Chicago, 1826 N. Elston Avenue Cost: $20 per person

To reserve your spot, click here or call our store on Elston at 773-489-3454 today! 

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