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Candid Wines Temple Bar Chicago

Wine at Temple Bar Chicago

New Wine at Temple Bar Chicago Candid Wines is excited to work with Temple Bar Chicago to present a new and exciting selection of wines.  Click through the tabs below to learn more about each bottle on the list, from technical information to videos with the producers.

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Sound Opinions and John Cale Eat to the Beat at Nico

Sound Opinions hosts Greg Kot and Jim DiRogatis along with producers Robin Linn and Jason Saldanha joined Chefs Paul Kahan and Matthias Merges along with Candid Wines to host John Cale of Velvet Underground fame at Nico Osteria. Both Paul and Matthias are “huge music dorks”, and Nico Osteria takes it’s name from the German singer Nico, whose […]

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Candid Wines at the Beard House

Ruxbin and Candid Wines at the Beard House, July 9, 2013

[portfolio_slideshow id=12655] Chef Edward Kim and the team at Ruxbin Chicago enter into the history of the James Beard house with a dinner tonight, July 9, 2013. Candid Wines is thrilled to be providing the wines for each course, and what a lineup it is: Jasci, Keller, Cosimo Maria Masini, Landron and L’Ecu. Chef Edward […]

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Domaine de L'Ecu Muscadet at Mott Street in Chicago (4)

momofuku meets avec at Mott Street

Throw avec and momofuku noodle bar circa 2005 in a blender and the result is Mott Street, 2013. Myriad other influences seem to have driven the creators of this new Wicker Park gem, but the link between NY and Chicago jumped out at me the instant I walked in the front door. In 2005, avec […]

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Joe's Wine Cellar

Drink at Joe’s

Looking for an outpost for good wine in the Wicker Park/Bucktown neighborhood? Look no further then Joe’s Wine Cellar located at 2108 W. Division Street. Joe’s Cellar is full up with some fine selections from Candid Wines, that you can pull off the shelf or, if you’re in luck, try at the wine station. Grab […]

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Finding Jasci

Azienda Agricole Jasci, one of the very first vineyards to be certified organic in Italy, is located on the Mediterranean coast near the city of Vasto.  We feature red and white wines from this gorgeous estate including wines made from organically grown Montepulciano d’Abruzzo, Trebbiano, Pecorino and a wonderful passito style wine called Manes. Our […]

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Trebbiano d' Abruzzo Label

Jasci Trebbiano d’Abruzzo

Jasci’s Trebbiano d’Abruzzo combines the mineral, almost briny acidity of a wine from the coast, with soft white fruits and a touch of almond. This is a fresh, clean white that can pair with light cheeses, white pasta sauces, and of course, all sorts of fish including fattier fleshed salmon and swordfish if prepared with […]

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Montepulciano d'Abruzzo Label

Jasci Montepulciano d’Abruzzo

  Jasci Montepulciano d’Abruzzo Located in Vasto, the south-eastern corner of Abruzzo and the furthest East from Rome one can go, Jasci’s organically farmed vineyards have a view of the Adriatic 500 meters below. Their Montepulciano d’Abruzzo is also fermented in stainless steel and neutral oak maintaining a clean, bright red fruit. When we tasted this […]

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