New on the Binny's Blog

  • Mezcal Mondays: Agave Odyssey
    Mezcal Mondays: Agave Odyssey

    We're wrapping up our 2 month odyssey of agave with this session. What did we learn and what are we looking for in agave spirits going forward? Join us to find out.

  • Barrel to Bottle: Bourbon County Brand Stout 2020 Preview
    Barrel to Bottle: Bourbon County Brand Stout 2020 Preview

    In this very special bonus episode of Barrel to Bottle, the team shares a sneak peek at Goose Island's 2020 Bourbon County lineup. From the special barrel finishes of the highly limited Birthday and Anniversary variants, to the caramel apple wheatwine Caramella, and the artfully flavored Kentucky Fog, Proprietor's and Special #4, there's a lot to love in this year's variant lineup. And don't sleep on the OG BCBS, it's a classic.

  • Barrel to Bottle: Seipp Brewing Co.
    Barrel to Bottle: Seipp Brewing Co.

    Seipp Brewing Co. was known as the Beer that Built Chicago, and at one time it was the best selling beer in America. It survived the Chicago Fire, but like many other Chicago breweries, couldn't survive Prohibition. Laurin Mack, Conrad Seipp's great great great granddaughter joins the Barrel to Bottle Crew to talk about reviving her family's brewery. 

  • Halloween Candy and Wine Pairings
    Halloween Candy and Wine Pairings

    Who says Halloween is only about candy? Join Alicia Barrett and Pat Brophy of Binny's education team as we dive into some wine and candy pairings. The wines are all sold in small formats, perfect for that candy variety pack. From Skittles to candy corn and Kit-Kats to Butterfingers, grab your adult Halloween basket and take part in this unique and entertaining pairing exercise!

  • Whiskey Wednesdays: BenRiach Single Malt with Stewart Buchanan
    Whiskey Wednesdays: BenRiach Single Malt with Stewart Buchanan

    Join the Whiskey Hotline and Stewart Buchanan, former production manager and now Global Ambassador at BenRiach for a tasting of their single malts.

  • Mezcal Mondays: Mexican Whiskey
    Mezcal Mondays: Mexican Whiskey

    The agave focused crew is joined by Ivan Saldana to talk about Mexican whiskey! That's right, there's more to Mexican spirits than agave.The agave focused crew is joined by Ivan Saldana to talk about Mexican whiskey! That's right, there's more to Mexican spirits than agave.

Visit a Binny’s

Chicago family owned since 1948, Binny’s Beverage Depot is the Midwest’s largest wine, spirits and beer superstore. Our 42 Illinois locations offer the lowest prices and widest selection around.
If you can’t find it at Binny’s, it’s probably not worth drinking™
42

Illinois locations

30,000+

Products available

70+

Years in business