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Taste. Buy. Save. Case Sale at Highland Park - 2/24!

On Sunday, February 24th our Highland Park store will host a Case Sale! From 11:00am to 3:00pm, over 25 wines will be available for you to taste and purchase at crazy by-the-case-only prices - with up to 50% savings!

 

We'll have wines from Napa Valley, Burgundy, Rhone, Tuscany, Alsace, Spain, Oregon and beyond - all at hugely discounted prices. Wines ordered on Sunday will be available to pick up the following week. Round up your wine-loving friends. This is an event you don't want to miss!

 

98-Point Vintage Port: Save $240 per case of six!Kermit Lynch White Burgundy: 50% off!92-Point Willamette Valley Pinot Noir: Only $14.99 per bottle!94-Point Ribera del Duero: Save $16 per bottle!

 

WHEN: Sunday, February 24th, 11:00am - 3:00pmWHERE: Vin Chicago, 1350 Old Skokie Valley Road in Highland Park

 

Any questions? Call Mike, Chris or Tom at 847-831-1049.

 

 

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California Night In Highland Park!

California Night in Highland Park has been rescheduled due to the frigid weather. The new date for California Night is Thursday, February 21st! Please call the Highland Park store (847-831-1049) for more information, and stay warm!

 

There is so much more to California than Napa Valley! Join us on Thursday, February 21st, as we explore both up-and-coming and established wine regions across the entire state of California. From northern Mendocino to southern Santa Barbara, and everywhere in between, we’ll taste white, red, pink and sparkling wines from the entire Golden State. Wines from respected estates like Calera, Shafer and Mount Eden will be featured alongside bottlings from exciting young producers like Idlewild, Massican and Desparada, and many more. Plus, we’ll have delicious tacos and snacks from Rio Bamba in Glenview! Regardless of your style preferences, California has you covered. Don’t miss this event!

 

WHEN: Thursday, February 21st, 7:00pm - 8:30pmWHERE: Vin Chicago - 1350 Old Skokie Rd, Highland ParkCOST: $35 per person

 

For reservations, CLICK HERE or call our Highland Park team at 847-831-1049

 

We hope to see you there!

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Saturday Wine Tasting - 11/3

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Wine Tasting Event Chicago, Highland Park, and Barrington

 

Please join us for our weekly wine tasting this Saturday, November 3rd, from 12:00 - 4:00! Every Saturday, Vin Chicago pours a diverse selection of the hottest new wines from our monthly newsletter. This week's tasting table includes a mineral-driven 91-point Verdicchio, a 95-point Chardonnay from Brewer Clifton, a 92+-point Mencia from Palacios, the latest vintage of Daou Cabernet, and the classic 94-point "Las Gravas" from Casa Castillo!

 

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

 

Bodegas La Cana Rias Baixas Albarino 2017Montecappone Verdicchio dei Castello di Jesi Classico 2016Brewer Clifton Sta. Rita Hills Chardonnay 2015Alberto Conti Chianti Classico 2016Maison la Berthaude Cotes du Rhone Rouge 2016Descendientes de Jose Palacios "Petalos" Mencia Bierzo 2016Daou Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon 2016Casa Castillo "Las Gravas" Jumilla Red 2015

 

 We look forward to seeing you!

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Pre-Holiday Case Sale & Tasting at Elston! (10/28)

On Sunday, October 28th, we will be partnering up with Robert Houde Wines and Cream Wine Company to bring you some seriously awesome deals on nearly 30 great wines!

 

Leading off with a 95-Point Piedmont Nebbiolo and a pair of 95-point Paso Robles red blends, we'll have something to entice every palate - and they'll all be available for you to purchase by the case at VERY special prices!

 

Savings will be as high as 50% on these excellent selections from Bordeaux, Loire Valley, Alsace, Jura, Burgundy, Austria, Spain, Italy, Germany, South America and more. We'll even have a beautiful single-vineyard selection from Tentuta della Terre Nere!

 

All wines will be open for you to sample before buying and will be available for purchase by the case on a pre-arrival basis. Orders will be filled during the following week. Supply of many wines will be quite limited, so round up some friends and arrive early to get first crack at the most exciting deals!

 

WHEN: Sunday, October 28th, 11:00am - 3:00pmWHERE: Vin Chicago, 1826 N. Elston Ave

 

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Cabernet & Big Red Wines at Elawa Farm! (10/25)

Join us on Thursday, October 25th for a very special walk-around wine tasting at the beautiful Elawa Farm in Lake Forest. We'll be pouring over 50 top bottlings from the world’s greatest wine regions, including Napa Valley, Willamette Valley, Barolo, Brunello, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Rioja and beyond. This event will focus on higher tier offerings; the special wines that drinkers rarely have the opportunity to sample in a side-by-side format. In other words, you DO NOT want to miss this event!

 

Supplementing the red wines will be a small assortment of Champagne and premium still whites, with delicious food catered by one of our favorite partners, City Barbecue. Vin Chicago will donate part of the ticket proceeds and sales from wine purchased at the event to the Elawa Farm Foundation!

 

There are two ticket options:

 

General Admission - 6:30-9pm: $60/person. Guests will park at St. James Lutheran Church in Lake Forest with shuttle service running continuously to/from Elawa Farm.

 

Elawa Deluxe Packages - 6:00-9pm: $160/package. Includes two tickets, 30-minute early admission, on-site parking and an exclusive California Cabernet "mystery" bottle to take home night of the event. Deluxe Packages are very limited - Don't wait!

 

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