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Big Reds & BBQ in Highland Park!

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Big Reds & BBQ In Highland Park Is Back!

 

Join us on Friday, March 16th, at our Highland Park store for a tasting of deliciously powerful wines matched with tasty 'Q from Highland Park's own Real Urban BBQ! Imagine tasting deeply colored, voluminously ripe reds from New and Old World regions like Napa Valley, Santa Barbara, Chateauneuf-du-Pape and Ribera del Duero while indulging in smoky-sweet baby back ribs, pulled pork and brisket. Sound good? Then join us!

 

When: Friday, March 16, 7:00 to 9:00pm

Where: Vin Chicago 1350 Old Skokie Road, Highland Park

Cost: $35 per person (all inclusive)

 

For reservations, click here or call Mike, Lyle or Chris at 847-831-1049.

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Saturday Wine Tasting - 2/17

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Wine Tasting Event Chicago, Highland Park, and Barrington

 

Please join us for our weekly wine tasting this Saturday, February 17th, from 12:00 - 4:00! Every Saturday, Vin Chicago pours a diverse selection of the hottest new wines from our monthly newsletter. This week our tasty table features a mind-changing 92-point Pinot Grigio, a 92-point Mencia, a 93-point Shiraz from Two Hands, and a classic, worldly Napa Valley Cabernet from Frog's Leap!

 

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!

 

Andriano Alto Adige Pinot Grigio 2016De Wetshof "Limestone Hill" Robertson Valley Chardonnay 2017Domaine Laurent Cognard "Le Vieux Chateau" Montagny 1er Cru 2015Guimaro Ribeira Sacra Tinto 2015Chateau Floridene Graves 2015Practical Matter Central Coast Pinot Noir 2016Two Hands "Gnarly Dudes" Barossa Valley Shiraz 2016Frog's Leap Rutherford Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

 

 We look forward to seeing you!

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Ettore Germano Wine Dinner at D & J Bistro!

Vin Chicago and D & J Bistro proudly present

Ettore Germano Wine Dinner

 

Join us at D & J Bistro, one of the Northwest suburbs most revered restaurants, as we welcome winemaker and owner of Ettore Germano, Sergio Germano. Since 1856, Sergio’s family have been growing grapes in Langhe, Piedmont, and are best known for their award-winning Barolos. They are perennial winners of the prestigious Tre Bicchieri award. We are excited to taste two of their beautiful Barolos side by side at dinner! In addition to the astounding array of traditional local varieties, they also cultivate Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, making some stunning traditional method sparkling wines.

 

This extraordinary experience of a five-course menu crafted by Chef Masato, paired with a guided tasting of seven of Sergio’s remarkable wines is not to be missed and will sell out quickly! Menu details coming soon.

 

When: Tuesday, February 27th, 6:30 pm reception, 7:00pm dinner.

Where: D & J Bistro, 466 S. Rand Road, Lake Zurich, IL

Cost: $85 per person (includes tax and gratuity) - SOLD OUT!

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Saturday Wine Tasting - 2/10

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Wine Tasting Event Chicago, Highland Park, and Barrington

 

Please join us for our weekly wine tasting this Saturday, February 10th, from 12:00 - 4:00! Every Saturday, Vin Chicago pours a diverse selection of the hottest new wines from our monthly newsletter. We kick off our February newsletter with an all-star lineup, including an aggressive price on a wonderfully dry German Riesling, a full liter bottle of some incredibly tasty Cinsault, a 95-point, single-vineyard Pinot Noir, a biodynamic Super Tuscan that is a staff favorite, and a classic Russian River Valley Zinfandel.

 

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!

 

Joh. Bapt. Schafer Nahe Riesling Trocken 2015Chateau Reynon Bordeaux Blanc 2015Pala "I Fiori" Vermentino di Sardegna 2016La Boutanche Vin de France Cinsault 2016Peake Ranch "John Sebastiano Vineyard" Sta Rita Hills Pinot Noir 2015Domaine Montirius "Garrigues" Vacqueyras 2015Tenuta di Valgiano "Palistorti" Colline Lucchesi Rosso 2015Hartford "Old Vine" Russian River Valley Zinfandel 2016

 

 We look forward to seeing you!

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9th Annual Big Reds in Barrington!

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9th Annual Big Reds in Barrington! Please join us on Saturday, March 10th, from 6:30-9:00 pm for our 9th annual Big Reds in Barrington tasting! This year’s event will again be held at Makray Memorial Golf Club, just a five-minute drive from our Barrington store. We’ll pop the corks on over 80 highly-rated "Big Reds" from around the globe. We will showcase top California producers, along with outstanding selections from Barolo, Bordeaux, Rioja, Rhone, Tuscany and many more. We’ll even have a handful of delicious white wines for your tasting enjoyment. Besides our already low prices, we’ll offer special discounts at the event. To accompany these stellar selections, Makray will prepare a grand display of cheeses, breads and hors d’oeuvres. Cost is $50 per person. Big Reds is always our most popular event of the year. This is a perfect date night out! Call your significant other or your friends and reserve a spot now! When: Saturday, March 10th, 6:30 - 9:00 pmWhere: Makray Memorial Golf Club - 1010 S. Northwest Hwy, BarringtonCost: $50 per person For reservations, click here or call the Barrington store at 847-277-0033.
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