Binny’s is proud to be the first retailer to participate in Clyde May’s single barrel journey. That’s right – get it here first. Clyde May’s is known for their Alabama style whiskey, a unique process in which they gently fold essential oils from granny smith apples into their finished high-rye bourbons, adding apple and cinnamon flavors. Their mash bill contains 55% corn, 30% rye and 15% barley. Scroll down to learn about the three we picked. We can’t promise you won’t salivate…
Duke Bourbon is blended to replicate and honor the tasting notes and smoothness preferred by John Wayne. Like his father, Ethan Wayne shares a fine appreciation for a nice glass of bourbon. Stop by Binny’s Lincoln Park to sample Duke Bourbon and get your bottle signed by Ethan. That’s a tall order, pilgrim.
Binny’s Lincoln Park
Thursday, September 10th
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If you’re a fan of Wild Turkey, this is one tasting you won’t want to miss! Taste from a stellar lineup including 81 Bourbon, Rare Breed, Forgive and Russel’s Reserve 10 year. Then take a tour of the Wild Turkey #Nevertamed bourbon bus and learn all about Wild Turkey history!
Yup, you read that right. 50 Cent is coming to Binny’s! Mr. Cent will sign bottles of EFFEN Vodka and pose for pictures. More details after the jump.
Want to spend National Tequila Day traveling through the agave fields of Mexico? Skip the baggage fees and experience Roca Patron from the comfort of the Binny’s Lincoln Park Tasting Room.
History’s legendary feuding families – the Hatfields and McCoys – have finally come together. What force could overcome this bitter rivalry? Their very own whiskey, of course. This is classic American whiskey in Appalachian tradition – a mashbill of corn, barley and malt, barrel aged to golden perfection and bottled at 80 proof.
Binny’s is excited to host the great great grandsons of Randall McCoy and Devil Anse Hatfield at Binny’s. John T Hatfield and his wife Diane, and Big Jim McCoy and his wife Tammy will all be at Binny’s, signing bottles and sharing stories.
Event locations and times after the Jump…
There is perhaps no greater golf event than the British Open, no more memorable a venue than St. Andrews. This classic course has been the home of golf for more than 500 years. It was from this beautiful town on Scotland’s east coast that golf spread first across the United Kingdom, then across the globe. It’s here that the rules of the game are set. And it’s here where golf legends are crowned.
Glenmorangie is celebrating The British Open at St. Andrews in style at Binny’s Lincoln Park. Here’s your opportunity to sample selectinos from Glenmorangie and experience St. Andrews like you never thought possible.
Get ready for PRIDE with the first Absolut sponsored cocktail evening featuring the ABSOLUT COLORS bottle at Binny’s Lakeview. Sample a variety of cocktails with mixologist Shawn Hazen of Roscoe’s and nibble on local small bites.
Take Your Margarita to the Top Shelf. There’s a reason that when you think Mexican food, the first cocktail that comes to mind is the margarita. The citrus and sweet character is a timeless match with spicy, salty, saucy Mexican cuisine. If you’re looking to impress, these two tips will help you make the perfect, crowd-pleasing margarita:
Better Ingredients Make a Better Margarita. Start with tequila you actually like, and build from there. Milagro Reposado is delicious, a great value, and works as a solid foundation for a margarita that overdelivers. Also, try an orange liqueur with a brandy base, such as Grand Marnier, to give your drink a layer of complexity beyond the sweet orange of less expensive triple sec.
Use Fresh Lime Juice. Sure, margarita mix is an easy solution – just add tequila, right? But all that sugar tends to overpower most other flavors – from the tequila in your drink to the flavor of the food, too. Not to mention the extra calories! Fresh fruit juice and a good orange liqueur offer just enough sweetness for a fresh and balanced cocktail.
Legendary golfer Fuzzy Zoeller hit a hole in one with his own vodka that tastes like victory. He wants to share his award-winning Fuzzy’s Vodka with you, and sign a bottle for you too. After a career of victories on tours – the PGA Tour, the Champions Tour – he’s ready to tour Binny’s.