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Bertolli Soup-Tasting Giveaway

Bertolli Soup-Tasting Giveaway
Bertolli recently released a new product that I’m super excited about: Bertolli Premium Soup Meals for Two. These soups, found in the frozen-food section of your grocery store, come in four mouth-watering flavors: Chicken Minestrone, Roasted Chicken & Ritoni Pasta, Tomato Florentine & Tortellini with Chicken, and Tuscan-style Beef &┬áVegetables. So far, He Sips and... Read more »

Another Reason to Attend Chicago Gourmet This Weekend: The Robert Mondavi Discover Wine Tour

Another Reason to Attend Chicago Gourmet This Weekend: The Robert Mondavi Discover Wine Tour
One of the biggest food and wine festivals, Chicago Gourmet, comes to Loop this weekend–and, just in case you need another reason to attend, Robert Mondavi’s Discover Wine Tour is making a stop here on Saturday, Sept. 24 and Sunday, Sept. 25. The tour, which began six years ago, is both educational and fun, informational... Read more »

Join She Sips and Win a FREE Wine Tasting Kit

Do you want to watch She Sips taste and talk about wine and food–LIVE from your home computer? Do you want to know more about Italian wine and food? Then join me virally this Wednesday, May 4 at 7 pm CDT in an interactive live video wine pairing and tasting sponsored by Bertolli. Expert sommelier... Read more »
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You're Officially a Wine Drinker; Now What? Win 33 Wines, a Wine Journal

You're Officially a Wine Drinker; Now What? Win 33 Wines, a Wine Journal
So, you read our top-10 list–and you’re officially a wine drinker; now what? You need a user-friendly wine journal to keep track of all your tasting notes and bottle history, especially if you’re headed to the Windy City Wine Festival (this weekend) or Chicago Gourmet (Sept 24-26). You’re in luck: my friend, Dave Selden, makes these... Read more »

West Lakeview Liquors: Evolving as North Center Evolves

West Lakeview Liquors: Evolving as North Center Evolves
West Lakeview Liquors, 2156 W Addison, in North Center has come a long way since its beginnings as a “scary underage store” in 1988, says owner Kristina Bozic. As the neighborhood evolved, so did the shop. It’s now a liquor store, specializing in beer and wine, and a small grocery shop under the name A... Read more »

Women and Wine: What DO We Like to Drink and Why? Featuring a 2009 Merry Edwards Sauvignon Blanc Giveaway

Women and Wine: What DO We Like to Drink and Why? Featuring a 2009 Merry Edwards Sauvignon Blanc Giveaway
Recently Dr. Vino created a poll asking his readers their opinions about “wine list[s] centered on wines made by women.” While I don’t consider myself a die-hard feminist, I agreed with 18% of the pollers who said, it’s a “great idea and long overdue.” I’m all about women and wine, and I think the wine... Read more »
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More Time to Win Free Wine: August Ziegler Giveaway Extended

We’re busy these days. Wine keeps coming our way, and we made a commitment to a very cool wine blog in LA, Swirl Smell Slurp, to taste and write about some wine from Illinois. More on this soon. So, we’re extending our contest giveaway of a 2007 August Ziegler Pinot Noir until Thursday, June 24... Read more »

Giveaway: August Ziegler Pinot Noir

Giveaway: August Ziegler Pinot Noir
Hello Readers! We’re putting together a list of the best wines for the summer, which will run next week, in time for summer’s official beginning (and for the rain to stop, hopefully, here in Chicago). And we’d like your input. So, tell us your favorite wine to sip over the summer. We’ll try to find... Read more »