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8th Annual Binny’s Homebrew Contest Winners Recognized

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Wow – where do we begin?! This year, we accepted 75 entries and the top 17 were judged by beer legend and Boston Beer co-founder, Jim Koch. We were blown away by the incredible homebrew entries and had a blast drinking some delicious Sam Adams beers with Jim Koch. Congratulations to Jon Weaver for brewing a professional quality Kolsch that won him two tickets to the Great American Beer Festival and to all of the homebrewers who placed or took the time to handcraft and homebrew their entries for the 8th Annual Binny’s Homebrew Contest sponsored by Samuel Adams. Winners and photos below. See you next year!

 

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Meet Giuliana Rancic and Taste Xo, G Wine!

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Giuliana Rancic has a long list of job titles including best-selling author, entertainment journalist, fashion and beauty expert and television personality. The latest addition – wine aficionado! Meet Giuliana and taste her Xo, G wine at Binny’s Lincoln Park. Giuliana will autograph packages of wine and pose for photographs.

 

Binny’s Lincoln Park
Wednesday, September 2nd
6:00pm

Call 312-664-4394 with any questions.

 

Giuliana Rancic Binny's XOG

 

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Duke Bourbon Tasting with Ethan Wayne

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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
5:00-7:00pm

 

Duke Bourbon Binny's Ethan Wayne

 
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Wild Turkey Bus Tour

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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!

 

Wild Turkey Tour Bus

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The Legendary Hatfield and McCoy Whiskey Bottle Signings

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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…

 

Hatfield & McCoy Family Brand Whiskey

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Glenmorangie British Open Championship Celebration

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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.

 

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8th annual Binny’s Homebrew Contest sponsored by Samuel Adams

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The homebrewers below have moved on to the second round. The winner will be announced at 7pm on Thursday, August 27th at our Lincoln Park Tasting Room:
 
Keith Bosker
Michael Casmer
John Comastro
Jason Deal
Matt Emilino
Larry Gualano
Nick Gualano
Dave Hellwege
Ken Kaczmarek
Ian Kalmes & Tom Monahan
Jeff and Jackie Kopala
Daniel Morgan
Michael Pastore
Brandon Simak
Gregg Stark
Jon Weaver
Jim Williams

 

The Binny’s Homebrew Contest is back! This year, we’re excited to host guest judge Jim Koch. That’s right, Samuel Adams Founder Jim Koch will pick our winner this year, and award the coveted first prize: a trip for two to the 2015 Great American Beer Festival in Denver. Details below.

 

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Whiskey Week 2015

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Two nights. 75+ distilleries. Hundreds of spirits. Whiskey week 2015 at Binny’s Beverage Depot was outstanding. Bourbon Women Night and World of Whiskies continue to highlight the best of the best in the spirits industry. From a large range of handpicked single barrels to barrel aged cocktails to hop soaked white whiskey, there is no shortage of variety.

 

Binny's World of Whiskies 2015

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