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Binny’s Champaign is Your “Official” Party Superstore


Get ready for St. Patrick’s Day in pure Irish fashion at Binny’s, your “Official” St. Patrick’s Day headquarters. Taste favorites like Crown Royal, Captain Morgan, Bailey’s, Fireball, Tippy Cow, Bushmills, Guinness and much more! Learn how to make a Jameson Irish Mule, while your Jameson branded beanie gets printed with the logo of your choice. Jam to our bagpiper’s tunes from 1-5pm and score plenty of emerald swag for the holiday.


Binny’s Champaign
“Official” St. Patrick’s Day Event

Thursday, March 3rd


St. Practice Day Binny's

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Binny’s Mokena: Coming Soon


Binny’s Mokena is almost here! The shelves are being stocked and we’re working on planning an epic month of grand opening events and tastings. The 14,000 square foot store features an 18 door beer cooler, aisles filled with your favorite wine, spirits, and beer, a walk in humidor, a high-end spirits room, and a wine cellar. Check back here in the next few days for more information on when we’ll open our doors in Mokena! For now, here are a few pictures of what we’ve been working on.

Binny's Mokena

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Confessions of a Mixologist: Humo Rosa


If you were craving a new happy hour cocktail, you’re in luck. The Humo Rosa is an intricately mixed cocktail full of sweet and smokey flavors. The Mezcal, ginger liqueur and grenadine flow perfectly together to create an uniquely flavorful spring cocktail. Not sure there’s a better name for this cocktail as Humo Rosa is translated to “smoke rose.”


Humo Rosa

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Bourbon Women Night 2016 – Handpicked Single Barrel


Bourbon Women Night is an opportunity to taste bourbon and network with the women of the spirits industry. Sample from a selection of 50+ spirits and discover new favorites from all over the country. From Rhine Hall’s locally made brandy to George Dickel’s Tenessee Rye Whiskey to Clyde May’s Alabama Whiskey, it is a unique tasting experience. In anticipation of this year’s Bourbon Women Night, we’re excited to announce a few highlights. But first, save the date!


Bourbon Women Night

Binny’s Lincoln Park

Thursday, March 17th


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Bourbon Women Night Binny's

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Cider Summit Chicago 2016 Presented by Binny’s


Join us at the fourth annual Cider Summit Chicago , the largest ever tasting of artisanal ciders from around the world. It’s at the Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier. You’ll get to meet cidermakers, sample from a selection of 90+ ciders and taste awesome food. We’ll be there to chat… so be sure to stop by the table with the big Binny’s banner. Who knows, maybe we’ll have surprises. More info after the jump.


Cider Summit

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Confessions of a Mixologist: Driving to Memphis


Bring on the barbeque! This cocktail will blow your mind. You think you’re committing to a bourbon cocktail, but then you get hit in the face with a flavor blast of peach barbeque. Seriously, stop in to one of our tasting rooms to give it a try, or mix one up at home and pair it with your favorite bbq dish. Don’t forget the peach pie… you’ll thank us later.


Driving To Memphis Cocktail Binny's

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