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    El Camino del Albariño
    is happening the whole month of JUNE in Chicago!

    Olé & Obrigado and Cream invite the Chicagoland wine community to participate in El Camino del Albariño this June.

    Founded by Olé & Obrigado and Yannick Benjamin in 2019, El Camino is a month-long celebration of the diversity and versatility of the Albariño grape which also raises awareness and funds for Wheeling Forward, whose mission is to help people with disabilities experience life to the fullest. This year is the first time cities outside of NYC can participate; Chicago will join Boston, Washington, DC, Atlanta, Denver, Los Angeles, and NYC in El Camino del Albariño 2021.

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    New Spirit Alert! PlayPen Vodka

    Pour then Play. Founded by lifelong Chicagoans, PlayPen Vodka is a vacuum distilled, jovial spirit that conveys brothers Joe and Ted’s love for Chicago and good times.

    Distilled just over in Skeptic’s Melrose Park distillery, PlayPen is inspired by Chicago’s brief, yet beautiful summers. Enjoy this premium spirit wherever your “playpen” is located.

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    New Cream Imports: Domaine Milan

    We’ve waited 2 long years to be able to utter the words: “Domaine Milan is now in stock!” We are thrilled to be able to represent these inspiring wines in Illinois.

    From the moment Henri Milan planted his first vine at just 8 years old, he knew viticulture would be his life’s passion. Today, with the help of his son Théophile and daughter Emmanuelle, Domaine Henri Milan is now considered one of the finest producers in Provence. The wines are full of energy and flavor with complexity that rivals producers all across France.

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    Skeptic Distillery

    “I always thought most liquor tasted harsh, needing mixers or chasers to drink. I wanted fresher tasting and smoother spirits. As a homebrewer and craft beer lover, I saw that cold distillation would allow me to take the huge variety and creativity of craft beer into the whiskey and gin world, and create entirely new, fresh tasting spirits.” - Karl Loepke, President

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    Unpasteurized Cream 2020: Pizza and Natural Wine

    Thank you to everyone who came out to the tasting! Much love to you all. Be well.