Tag: women

Review: Fin Sushi Bar in Ravenswood and 2008 J. & H. Selbach "Fish Label" Riesling

Last Friday, my girlfriends and I tried Fin Sushi Bar in Ravenswood, 1742 W. Wilson Ave. It’s BYOB, and it accepts reservations, which is perfect for a group. The sushi was good (make sure to try the dragon roll and the sea toast). More importantly, if you’re going to a BYOB, you’re going to need a bottle... Read more »

Local Sweets and Wine Tasting at Lush in Roscoe Village

Local Sweets and Wine Tasting at Lush in Roscoe Village
One of my favorite things to do in conjunction with this blog is host events. Recently, I hosted another Girls’ Night at Lush in Roscoe Village. Manager Jane Lopes picked out three bottles of wine and a bottle of scotch and a bottle of whiskey to pair with three local desserts, made by Chicago women. Besides the free wine... 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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