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Saturday Wine Tasting - 12/16

Wine Tasting Event Naperville, Chicago, Highland Park, and Barrington

 

Please join us for our weekly wine tasting this Saturday, December 16th, 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. With the holiday season in full swing, we have a lineup you don't want to miss, including a wonderful value Champagne; a balanced, clean $15 Chardonnay that we absolutely LOVE; one of our favorite wines from a recent trip to Spain, the 2015 Moraza Rioja; a 94-point Chateauneuf for just $35; and what Dave Phinney calls the best Abstract ever!

 

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!

 

Colcombet "Sabre" Brut Champagne NVVilla Sparina Gavi 2016Helen & Joey Estate "Inara" Yarra Valley Chardonnay 2016Consilience Santa Barbara County Pinot Noir 2014Bodegas Moraza Rioja Tempranillo 2015Bodegas Aster Ribera del Duero Crianza 2012Domaine de Cristia Chateauneuf-du-Pape Rouge 2015Orin Swift "Abstract" California Proprietary Red 2016

 

 We look forward to seeing you!

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Saturday Wine Tasting - 12/9

Wine Tasting Event Naperville, Chicago, Highland Park, and Barrington

 

Please join us for our weekly wine tasting this Saturday, December 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. We have one heck of a lineup this week, including a staff favorite vintage Prosecco that blows away the competition, a dry German Riesling at over 50% off, a can't-miss white Burgundy, Wine Spectator's #72 wine of 2017, a double 93-point Barolo from Vajra, and a beast of a red blend from Herman Story that winemaker Russel From describes as, ""If Merle Haggard and Neil Young had ever released that metal record it would be playing on this train as it blew through the California deserts, carrying it's payload of blackberry cola sorbet on a quest for the coast: granite talus, smoked black cherry, flame kissed gingerbread village, crispy blueberry sage handpie, road tar, perfect powerchords and lightning struck oxen." OK, we are not sure what that means, but it sounds cool!   

 

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!

 

Balan Brut Prosecco 2016Joh. Bapt. Schafer Dorsheim Riesling Trocken 2015Chateau Beauregard  Pouilly-Fuisse 2014Domaine Petroni Corse Rouge 2015Bodegas Bhilar "Plots" Rioja 2015Domaine la Garrigue "Cuvee Romaine" Cotes du Rhone 2015G. D. Vajra "Albe" Barolo 2013Herman Story Wines "Bolt Cutter" California Red 2015

 

 We look forward to seeing you!

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