Continuing Education at Binny's

There’s a world of flavors to taste and enjoy at Binny’s Beverage Depot. Take your first steps on this adventure with our ongoing educational tastings, a series of seminars lead by some of the industry’s most knowledgeable insiders, where you’re bound to discover something new and memorable.

SOLD OUT - Italy 101 Wine Seminar

Monday, August 20th | 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Binny's Bloomington

Italy is home to 20 wine regions and hundreds of documented grape varietals. Join us to take a tour of Italy's main regions and grape varietals and to get a better understanding of what the label can tell you about the wine.

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT.

Exploring the Wines of Campania with Daniela Mastroberardino

Exploring the Wines of Campania with Daniela Mastroberardino

Monday, September 10th | 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Binny's Highland Park

Italy is home to 20 wine regions and hundreds of documented grape varietals. Join us to take a tour of Italy's main regions and grape varietals and to get a better understanding of what the label can tell you about the wine.

Reservations Required RSVP by calling 308-661-0845.

Legacy of Excellence in Piedmont with guest lecturer Cesare Benvenuto

The Sweet Life with Tokaji Diznoko & Quinta do Noval

Wednesday, September 12th | 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Binny's Chicago - Lincoln Park

Throughout history the stellar reputations of some of the world's most famous wine regions were built on sweet wines! Continuing Education is honoring this rich history by putting two of the most iconic sweet wine producers in one class. Join us as Laszlo Mesaros, winemaker from Tokaji Diznoko, and Xavier Sanchez, director at Portugal's Quinta do Noval, come together to share the centuries long history, production methods, and aromatic complexity of two of the world's most iconic sweet wines!

Event Cost: $10.00
Reservations Required RSVP by calling 312-664-4394.

Villa Graziella Tuscany Organic Seminar

Thursday, September 13th | 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Binny's Bloomingdale

It's Italian Month at Binny's Bloomingdale! Celebrate with us by learning about one of our newest favorites, Villa Graziella. Producers of Chianti in Tuscany as well as fine quality red and white Toscana blends. They're also committed to organic growing and production methods.

Reservations Required RSVP by calling 630-671-3860.

Legacy of Excellence in Piedmont with guest lecturer Cesare Benvenuto

Legacy of Excellence in Piedmont with guest lecturer Cesare Benvenuto

Tuesday, September 18th | 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Binny's Chicago - Lincoln Park

135 years ago Cesare Pio dedicated himself to the terroir of Piedmont and to producing wines of the highest quality. The Pio Cesare brand gained fame and prominence both domestically and internationally, becoming one of the most respected names among Italian wine producers. Join us as Cesare Benvenuto shares the story of his family's legacy while you taste through the lineup that made put Pio Cesare and Piedmont on the map.

Event Cost: $10.00
Reservations Required RSVP by calling 312-664-4394.

Finesse at Fifty with guest Lecturer Jessica Starry of Laurent-Perrier

Finesse at Fifty with guest Lecturer Jessica Starry of Laurent-Perrier

Thursday, September 27th | 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Binny's Chicago - Lincoln Park

Laurent-Perrier has been crafting traditional and elegant Champagnes for over two centuries. Nestled in a grand cru village, the house is family-run, fiercely independent, and focused exclusively on producing Champagnes of unparalleled freshness, elegance and finesse. Jessica Starry, CSW, Regional Manager for Champagne Laurent-Perrier US, will share the story of the House of Laurent-Perrier and lead us through a unique tasting experience featuring Laurent-Perrier's innovative and comprehensive range of highly rated and sought-after Champagnes. We will conclude the evening with a celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the remarkable Cuveé Rosé!

Event Cost: $15.00
Reservations Required RSVP by calling 312-664-4394.

Bordeaux Seminar

Thursday, October 18th | 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Binny's Des Plaines

Explore the wines of Bordeaux with an in depth look at one of the world's great wine regions. We will cover the grapes, sub-regions, and history of an area that has captivated wine drinkers for centuries.

Reservations Required RSVP by calling 847-956-1000.

Questions? Email Comments@binnys.com.
*Prepaid RSVP required. 24 Hours notice is required for all cancellations.