Posts in category "Lynfred Winery"

Solstice Hop and Vine Fest Comes to Schaumburg

Whether you live in the suburbs or you’re just looking for a reason to get out of the city for Father’s Day weekend, Schaumburg’s Solstice Hope and Vine Fest promises a good time! Schaumburg Park Foundation’s Solstice Hop and Vine Fest, benefiting the Foundation’s campaign to renovate the nature museum at Spring Valley, will be... Read more »

Hearty Boys: All-American Food and Wine

Hearty Boys: All-American Food and Wine
Steve McDonagh of the Hearty Boys knows food–even if it’s as simple as the best cracker out there. “I don’t care who makes crackers, a Triscuit is still the best,” he said, choking on one. Best known for their retro-take on American comfort food, the Hearty Boys (McDonagh and his partner, Dan Smith) keep Chicagoans... Read more »

Lynfred Winery: Where You Should Go This Holiday Weekend

Lynfred Winery: Where You Should Go This Holiday Weekend
It’s not the Loire (there is a Starbucks across the street), but Lynfred Winery in Roselle (near Schaumburg) is totally worth the 45-plus-minute drive from the city in traffic. The ambiance is quaint and charming; the people are friendly and knowledgeable; and most importantly the wine is good. You might be wondering how there could... Read more »
Advertisement:

United Slurps of America: Illinois Edition (Lynfred Winery)

United Slurps of America: Illinois Edition (Lynfred Winery)
Searching the Net a few weeks ago, we came across Swirl, Smell, Slurp, a Los Angeles wine blog written by another couple. An email later, we were invited to participate in their latest project, United Slurps of America. The goal is to taste wine from all 50 states–and, as luck would have it, Illinois was... Read more »