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Vinejoy, BonJovi, Rose and WineChannelTV in Chicago

Rose wine, Bon Jovi and Summer go hand in hand.  Vinejoy provided an experience with all of the above, that had people dancing in their chairs by the end of the night and sipping great wine. I met one of the founders of Vinejoy, Ian DeGraaf, at a tweetup…

Table Fifty-Two, Oprah and WineChannelTV’s Jess Altieri

Table Fifty-Two in Chicago is located on a small side street off of Dearborn with no visible signage except for the number 52; yet, that hasn't stopped…

BYOB Chicago and Wine Channel TV

Do you have a special bottle of wine that you're waiting to pop open while at a fabulous restaurant? Chicago is the place to do it, and you have to pick…

#WineChat and Sauternes with WineChannelTV on Twitter!

Tweeting about your favorite wines is always fun. But, tweeting while DRINKING your favorite wine is even better. You know this can only lead to some great conversations... While at a BYOB event in Chicago and drinking some fantastic Sauternes I wanted to…

A Hidden Gem- PaneCaldo and WineChannelTV in Chicago

Fresh baked bread out of the oven, olive tapenade,  bruschetta and bubbles before you even look at the menu is the ideal Italian restaurant experience. Pane Caldo in Chicago does just this, and more. I stumbled upon this hidden Italian gem and was lucky enough…

Club Lucky in Chicago on Friday 13th with Wine Channel TV

Do you stay in on unlucky days like Friday the 13th just counting down the hours until the day is over? Not me, especially since I found a place with "Luck" in it's name! Club Lucky in Chicago is a must visit traditional Italian spot, especially on unlucky…

Binnys, Bruce Willis and Jessica Altieri of WineChannelTV

I waited over an hour to see Bruce Willis at Binny's in LakeView, Chicago. In the heat. All I wanted to get on camera was him saying "Yippee Kay Yay" and some classic Pulp Fiction Lines. Instead, the audience of 400+ disorganized people got 30 seconds of Bruce…

Chicago Italian Food Means La Scarola with Jess Altieri and Wine Channel TV

La Scarola is in the book of  legendary Italian Restaurant places to visit when you're in Chicago. Period. You haven't had Italian in Chicago unless you've eaten here. Don't be fooled by the old, hanging sign out front. And yes, you will be asked to go and…

NYC Penthouse, Brooklyn Wine, Prosecco and WineChannelTV

When in NYC, you go all out. That means brunching in a penthouse overlooking all of NYC and Brooklyn with great family, friends and of course, delicious wine. I did just that at my Aunt's amazing NYC pad this past weekend. Since we had a breath taking view…

Wine Channel TV and Alto Vineyards talk French American Hybrid Wines

Wine that tastes delicious and comes with a great story is something I'm always looking for, and I happened to find just that with Alto Vineyards in Illinois. I met with Elissa from Alto Vineyards at the 3rd Annual Art of Illinois Wine Festival in Springfield,…