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Rioja Week

Rioja Events in Chicago

To celebrate the success of the region, Rioja Week will kick off with tasting events, flights, food pairings and special discounts in restaurants and retail shops around the city. Join us!  Full Calendar of Rioja Events

 

 “Celebrate Rioja Week!” at Paola's Vinum - Chicago, IL

Get your Passport to Rioja at Paola's Vinum with a glass of Rioja, four deliciously paired tapas and a special gift just for you. Enjoy a complimentary tote with a 2+ bottle purchase of Rioja.   

April 13th – May 18th

328 South Jefferson St, Chicago, IL 60661

11:00 AM – 10:00 PM

$25 for four tapas and a glass of Rioja

 

Rioja Week Celebration at The Wine Goddess - Evanston, IL

Transport yourself to Rioja with a 3-glass wine flight featuring our favorites from Spain's most prominent region. Celebrate like the Riojans and enjoy a local cheese and charcuterie plate while relaxing with friends in the Goddess' wine bar. 

May 1st – 10th (closed Mondays)

702 Main St, Evanston, IL 60202

For venue info visit www.winegoddess.com

 

Rioja Month at Bin 36 - Chicago, IL

Experience the best of Rioja all month long at Bin 36's newly opened restaurant and bar in the West Loop! Enjoy a delectable Rioja-inspired 4-course menu perfectly paired with a Rioja wine flight. Take home a complimentary corkscrew with a Rioja flight or 2-bottle gift bag purchase.

May 1st – May 31st

161 N. Jefferson St., Chicago, IL 60661

For reservations call 312.755.9463

 

“A Taste of Rioja” at Bascule Wine Bar - Chicago, IL

Cozy up at Taylor Street's hottest new wine bar and celebrate Rioja all month long. Bascule will feature an educational wine flight showcasing Rioja's range of modern and traditional winemaking techniques. Enjoy a dish prepared with simple, seasonal ingredients to compliment the flight.  

May 1st – May 31st

1421 West Taylor, Chicago, IL 60607

3:00 PM – Midnight

For information call 312-763-6912

 

Experience Rioja Week at Whole Foods Lincoln Park - Chicago, IL

This week we are celebrating Spain’s most prestigious wine region with a stellar line-up of Rioja wine tastings. Find your favorites and take home a Rioja eco swag bag with your purchase of 3 bottles or more!

Saturday, May 2nd

1550 N. Kingsbury Street, Chicago, IL 60642

2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Complimentary

 

Rioja Week Wine Flight at Michael Jordan's Steakhouse & Bar

Join us at Michael Jordan's Steakhouse and Bar on Michigan Avenue and enjoy a gorgeous flight of wines from Spain's most prominent wine region. Pair with a few appetizers like the Colossal Crab Cake, Double Smoked Bacon or Steak Tartare for a match made in food and wine heaven.  Flight is available at the bar and in the dining room.

May 2nd – May 9th

505 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

 

Rioja Week Celebration at Lush - West Town, Chicago, IL

Enjoy light tapas-inspired pairings with a flight of three Rioja wines and learn along the journey!

May 2nd – May 9th

1412 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60642

Noon – 10:00 PM (11:00 PM Fri/Sat)

$20-$25 (flight of 3 wines)

 

Rioja Week Celebration at Lush - Roscoe Village, Chicago, IL  

Enjoy light tapas-inspired pairings with a flight of three Rioja wines and learn along the journey!

May 2nd – May 9th

2232 W. Roscoe Street, Chicago, IL 60618

Noon – 10:00 PM (11:00 PM Fri/Sat)                

$20-$25 (flight of 3 wines)

 

Toast to Rioja Week with Featured Wine Flights at Salero - Chicago, IL

Visit the West Loop’s hottest new Basque-inspired restaurant, Salero, during Rioja Week!

May 2nd – May 9th

621 W. Randolph St., Chicago, IL 60661

11:30 AM – 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM

$16 (three wines per flight)

 

Wines from Rioja Dinner at Volo Restaurant Wine Bar - Chicago, IL

In honor of Rioja Week, (May 2-9) join Volo Restaurant Wine Bar for an exclusive food and wine event featuring hand-picked wines from Rioja, Spain’s most prominent wine region.

Tuesday, May 5th

2008 West Roscoe Street, Chicago, IL 60618

7:00 PM – 10:00 PM (please arrive by 6:45pm)

$74 per guest (includes tax and gratuity)

Space is limited. Advance ticket purchase strongly recommended.

(773) 348-4600

 

Wines from Rioja “Happy Hour" Tasting at Paramount Room - Chicago, IL

Enjoy four wines from Rioja along with cheese & light hors d'ouevres by Paramount Room Chef/Partner Stephen Dunne. In addition to food and wine, all attendees will receive a special Rioja swag bag to take home.

Thursday, May 7th

415 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL 60618

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

$20 per guest (includes tax and gratuity)

Space is limited. Advance ticket purchase strongly recommended. 

(312) 829-6300

 

“A Taste of Rioja Week” at Potash Markets - Chicago, IL

Taste a selection of our favorites, enjoy cheese pairings and discover why Rioja is known for some of the world's most delicious, food-friendly wines for the value. 

Friday, May 8th

In Sandburg Village, 1525 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60610

4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Complimentary

 

Experience Rioja Week at Whole Foods Lincoln Park - Chicago, IL

This week we are celebrating Spain’s most prestigious wine region with a stellar line-up of Rioja wine tastings. Find your favorites and take home a Rioja eco swag bag with your purchase of 3 bottles or more!

Friday, May 8th

1550 N. Kingsbury Street, Chicago, IL 60642

4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Complimentary

 

Rioja Celebration “Friday Night Flights” at Sips on Sherman – Evanston, IL

Celebrate Rioja Week with a three-wine flight showcasing a range of styles from Spain’s most prestigious wine region! Join us for special giveaways and recipe pairing ideas at the event. 

Friday, May 8th

1741 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

$5 (Free for Sips’ Wine Club Members)

 

A Taste of Rioja at VIN Chicago 

Celebrate Rioja Week at all four VIN Chicago locations with a special line-up of our favorites from the most prestigious region in Spain! A Rioja specialist will be on hand to pour and talk about what makes this wine region so special.

Saturday, May 9th

Noon – 4:00 PM, all four locations

Lincoln Park

1826 N. Elston Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

Barrington

311 E. Main St, Barrington, IL 60010

Highland Park

1350 Old Skokie Road, Highland Park, IL 60035

Naperville

2827 Aurora Avenue, Naperville, IL 60540

 

Full Calendar of Rioja Events