May Local Wine Events for Chicago
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The only real way to learn a wine is to taste it.

Despite mother nature's efforts to keep winter alive, spring/summer wine events are popping up everywhere. It's a great time to be a wine lover in this city! I've collected my top picks for wine events going on through the end of this month below


Women in Wine from Around the World

Saturday May 17, 2014 from 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Mainstreet Wines & Spirits

5425 S. LaGrange Rd
Countryside, IL 60525

Cost: FREE


BBQ & Wine Pairing Class

Sunday May 18, 2014 from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

House Red Vinoteca

7403 W. Madison
Forest Park, IL 60130

Cost: $25.00

 

Grupo Faustino Open House Tasting

Sunday May 18, 2014 11:00AM

Binny's Chicago -Lakeview 

3000 N. Clark
ChicagoIL 60657

Cost: FREE


Ramon Raventos Meet & Greet

Monday May 19, 2014 4:00PM

Binny's Chicago -Downtown 

213 W. Grand Ave.
ChicagoIL 60610

Cost: FREE


Old World vs New World Wine Tasting and Food Pairing

Tuesday May 20, 2014 from 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Blue Star Bistro and Wine Bar

1209 North Noble Street
Chicago, IL 60642

Cost: $44.00

 

Cravings on Clark - 2014 Lincoln Park Restaurant Crawl

Tuesday May 20, 2014 from 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Clark Street in Lincoln Park

2342 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60614

Cost: $30 advance ($35 door)


Spanish Wine Seminar with Telmo Rodriguez

Thursday May 22, 2014 6:30 PM

Binny's Chicago -Lincoln Park

1720 N. Marcey St.
ChicagoIL 60614

Cost: $20 w/ Binny's card, $30 non-members. Paid reservations required.

 

Rhone Valley Whites Tasting

Thursday May 22, 2014 from 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

ThePoisonCup

1128 W Armitage Ave
Chicago, IL 60614

Cost: $25


The Wines of Spain Open House

Friday May 23, 2014  6:00 PM

Binny's  Naperville

790 Royal St. George
Cress Creek Square Shopping Center

NapervilleIL 60563

Cost: FREE


Pioneer Chardonnay Release Party 

Saturday May 24, 2014 from 1:00 PM - 4:00PM

Standard Market -Westmont

333 East Ogden Ave

Westmont, Illinois 60559

Cost: FREE

 

BBQ Wines for Memorial Day

Saturday May 24, 2014 from 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Mainstreet Wines & Spirits

5425 S. LaGrange Rd
Countryside, IL 60525

Cost: FREE


Spring into Summer Open House Tasting

Thursday May 29, 2014 from 6:00 PM - 8:00PM

Binny's -Bolingbrook

639 E. Boughton Road
Bolingbrook Promenade

BolingbrookIL 60440

Cost: FREE

 

The Wine and Cheese of Spain

Thursday May 29, 2014 from 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Wine Goddess

702 Main St.
Evanston, IL 60202

Cost: $65


Are you going to any tastings this month? 

Happy Sipping!

xo Katie