After you’ve experienced the Grand Tasting and our range of demos and panels, be sure to check out the other happenings around the park!
Sample whiskey cocktails from the famous Bulleit Woody Tailgate Trailer. Built from reclaimed bourbon barrels and featuring a pull-out bar, the Bulleit Woody is traveling the country serving up Bulleit’s high-rye whiskeys.
Stop by the Chobani harvest table and enjoy our selection of unique and delicious Chobani Greek Yogurt creations, appetizers, baked goods and more. Whether you’ve got a taste for sweet or savory, this is greek yogurt like you’ve never experienced it before.
Citi lounge is a fun & interactive hospitality space which includes exclusive Citi Cardmember benefits. Relax and enjoy seating areas, photo activation, phone charging station, digital interactive screens and an opportunity to win prizes thru a unique social media experience
DARK HORSE WINE
Discover the unexpected with Dark Horse Wine. Sample a variety of uniquely bold wines including Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Big Red Blend and Chardonnay.
Sample curious and unusual cocktails with the Hendrick’s Curious Cocktail Configurator. (Additionally: learn what a Hendrick’s Curious Cocktail Configurator is.)
JACKSON FAMILY WINES
Come sample the newly released Liberated Wines and learn how we break the boundaries of traditional winemaking. Celebrate your adventurous, independent and daring side!
Today is the perfect day to sparkle! Pick up a glass of La Marca Prosecco from a glittering silver tray, then sit back and relax at the exclusive La Marca Patio created just for the Chicago Food and Wine Festival.
MARTIN’S BAR-B-QUE JOINT
On Saturday and Sunday, join Martin’s Bar-B-Que owner and pitmaster Pat Martin as he hosts an unbeatable barbecue in Lincoln Park. Guests are invited to meet Pat, talk about their approach to low & slow cooking, and enjoy a delicious sample of his signature Western Tennessee whole hog throughout the day.
PRAIRIE ORGANIC SPIRITS
Prairie Organic Spirits will bring their “seed to glass” brand philosophy to life through their Chicago Food and Wine tasting experience. Attendees will have the unique opportunity to sip one-of-a-kind drinks made with the number one organic spirit in the United States while learning about Prairie’s commitment to sustainable and organic farming.
“Discover Chicago” with Renaissance Hotels and our guests Navigators as we sip & savor unique local flavors combined with unexpected hotel experiences and giveaways. Curated by Andrew Zimmern and FOOD & WINE. It’s Business Unusual.
Want to host beautifully? Discover the art of hosting with tips from experts in the world of food, entertainment and style. Enjoy a cold Stella Artois and take home tips to Host Beautifully in your own home. #hostbeautifully
TEQUILA DON JULIO
Check out the Tequila Don Julio Vintage 1942 Truck – inspired by the truck Don Julio Gonzalez depended on to get him to and from his beloved agave fields to pursue his passion. Sample delicious and unique summer cocktails crafted with Tequila Don Julio.
Some moments are worth remembering, others are just unforgettable. This weekend, sip on a chilled VOSS to complete your Chicago Food and Wine experience. Simply twist to discover a delightful hydration treat that will elevate your extraordinary dining experience.
WIRTZ CRAFT SPIRITS
Join the Wirtz Craft team and explore a diverse range of handcrafted liquids and artisanal spirits from its outstanding purveyors.
Pop in the Zappos.com unWINED space for a little recharge and a whole lot of fun! Sip on some Sangria, shop the latest fashion trends, recharge your phone, or create your own wine charm! These amenities and more are available all weekend as part of Zappos’ dedication to providing service.