Uncork the Ultimate Guide to Our Favorite Wine Experiences
From hidden gems to award-winning wines, unforgettable moments await
Wine drinkers listen up: From tasting experiences to paired menus and wine specials, we’ve got you covered. Whether you’re a connoisseur or just love a good glass of vino, this round-up is your go-to guide for all things wine at Lettuce restaurants near you. Cheers to unforgettable sips and delicious moments!
Escape to California wine country in the heart of Chicago’s Fulton Market at The Cellar Door located through the main dining room of The Oakville Grill & Cellar. Head to this hidden gem and sample exceptional vintages from renowned wineries in an intimate, tasting room experience that emulates the ambiance of the featured California vineyard. Book The Cellar Door for up to six guests, perfect for small celebrations, client outings, or a special date. The Oakville also boasts the largest California-exclusive wine list in the Windy City, so be sure to ask for the sommelier team if you’re looking to try somethig new!
Savor Curated Wine and Menu Pairings with The Sommelier Experience
For another date night option or an interactive activity for a small group the RPM Wine Team brings you The Sommelier Experience during which you can enjoy a guided tasting of perfectly paired wine and food menus. You can book the experience at RPM Italian – Chicago, RPM Italian – Las Vegas and RPM Seafood.
Taking place on Saturday, August 26 and Saturday, November 18, from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM, the Wine Passport Series at Mon Ami Gabi – Lincoln Park features notable wines from a specific French region alongside paired bites. Tickets to each Wine Passport Series are available for $50 per person, plus tax (gratuity not included). Ready for the adventure? Purchase tickets to both tastings for 10% off.
Start the Week with Half-Priced Wine Mondays at Wildfire
Wildfire’s Half-Priced Wine Mondays offer the perfect opportunity to enjoy a bottle of wine at a great value.
RPM Steak is giving you the chance to sip on some of the rarest wines in the world with their new monthly series: Rare Wine Wednesday. Pouring begins at 4:00 PM and will showcase the world’s most sought-after wines through by-the-glass pours. The upcoming schedule includes:
Wednesday, October 4: Toscana, Tenuta dell’Ornellaia, “Masseto”, 2007
Wednesday, November 1: Cabernet Sauvignon, Sloan, Napa Valley, 2015
Wednesday, December 6: Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Château Rayas, 2011
Wednesday, January 3: Cabernet Sauvignon, Bond, “Quella”, Napa Valley, 2014
Wednesday, February 7: Chablis 1er Cru, Butteaux, François Raveneau, 2018
Wednesday, March 6: Barbaresco, Gaja, 1974
Shaw’s Crab House – Schaumburg makes the beginning of the week even better with half-off select bottles of wine & oysters on the half shell. Enjoy this special in the Oyster Bar or Patio (weather permitting).
Rosé all the way at Summer House – Lincoln Park, where they’re taking your summer sips to the next level with their charming rosé cart. Get ready to be delighted as the cart rolls up to your table, offering a curated selection of refreshing rosé wines to perfectly complement your dining experience.
Enjoy Bubbles with a Side of Views of the Bellagio Fountain at the Eiffel Tower Restaurant
Sip on bubbly and soak up the mesmerizing sights at the Eiffel Tower Restaurant in Las Vegas. Enjoy the ultimate combination of champagne and panoramic views as you toast to a memorable dining experience with the iconic Bellagio fountain as your backdrop. Looking to take it a step further? Make a reservation at the Eiffel Tower Restaurant’s Caviar Bar for the best of caviar and champagne.
Not only does Miru have a great wine list featuring many wines by the glass in addition to bottles that pair with the variety of Japanese inspired small-plates perfect for sharing, the views are magical! Plus during summer nights you can enjoy the Navy Pier fireworks.
The Omakase Room at Sushi-san offers guests a variety of beverage pairing experiences to go with the 18-course menu from Master Sushi Chef Kaze Chan including spirit free ($65), sake ($95), wine ($150) and wine and sake ($175).
Large Format Wine on Tuesdays at RPM Italian – Chicago
Every Tuesday at 4:00 PM the wine team at RPM Italian – Chicago will pop open a magnum bottle for guests to taste. It’s a magnificent way to try something new. To check out which magnum bottles of wine will be poured each Tuesday, click here.