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Stephanie Blaser, Vice-Chargée de Presse, Chicago

Tasting Kosta Browne Wines with Chicago’s Top Sommeliers

Kosta Browne Wines
On Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, the Société Mondiale Chicago opened its 2018-19 season with a truly extraordinary event: seven of the city’s top sommeliers joined 35 Mondiale members at Michelin-starred Entente restaurant for once-in-a-lifetime tasting of wines from northern California’s much-lauded Kosta Browne Winery. “This usually doesn’t happen…ever,” explained Food & Wine Sommelier of the Year Jon McDaniel, the...

Oriole: Chicago’s Hidden Gem

Fifty-six members and guests of the Chicago Chaîne experienced the pinnacle of fine dining at two-Michelin-starred Oriole on April 16 and 17, 2019. Hidden in a back alley of the city’s West Loop neighborhood and accessed through a functioning freight elevator, the restaurant can be difficult to find, but is impossible to forget. Since opening in 2016, Oriole has garnered...