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WINE FESTIVAL FAVORITES TASTING + HUGE VOLUME DISCOUNT OFFER*

Free Tasting this Saturday, August 29: 1-5PM
Taste the Top 10 Best Sellers @ Peterson's Chicago Avenue store
Taste the Top 6 Best Sellers @ Peterson's Downtown Naperville store

  

As this year's retail wine sponsor of the Naperville Wine Festival, we were delighted to have the opportunity to put together an amazing list of wines! After two long weeks of anticipation, the wine orders have been tallied and the results are in. With a total of 300+ wines competing against one another and 8,000+ attendees, the best sellers are always a highlight. This weekend, stop into Peterson's Chicago Avenue store or Peterson's Downtown Naperville (Main Street) store for a taste of this year's hottest picks. And, for a limited time, we will be offering the same spectacular volume discounts offered at the festival on any of the Top 10 wines when you shop now through Tuesday, September 1st!

 

Top 10 Best Sellers Volume Discounts

* 15% discount when you mix & match 6 wine fest best sellers
* 20% discount when you mix & match 12 wine fest best sellers
* 25% discount on straight case orders of festival best sellers

 

2015 Top 10 Best Sellers

1)  2011 Ramon Bilbao Garnacha, Rioja, Spain-- $15.99
90pts Wine Spectator! "This rich red fills the palate with ripe raspberry and boysenberry flavors, back by chocolate, toast and spice notes. Chewy tannins and juicy acidity impart structure, focusing the broad, plush texture. A big wine, in the modern style."

2)  2013 Duckhorn Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley, California-- $30.99
Up front and bold in all the ways a Sauvignon Blanc should be: the Duckhorn features bright and racy acidity, with fresh citrus flavors and a lively, persistent palate. Let's just say there's a reason this was the best selling white of the festival!

3)  2012 Belasco Llama Malbec, Argentina-- $14.99
A rich, ruby-purple color, which matches the elegant, but bold structure. Deep flavors of blackberries, ripe plums, and robust spices balance this wine into a lovely and special buy.

4)  2009 Marques Caceres Reserva Tempranillo, Spain-- $20.99
90 pts Wine Spectator! "This generous red delivers ripe plum and currant fruit, with notes of toast, licorice and loam. Firm tannins impart structure, while juicy acidity keeps this lively."

5)  NV Rebel Coast Reckless Love Cab/Syrah Blend, Paso Robles-- $22.99
This blend is disceptively fun, with a vibrant and robust nose that leads to a surprisingly smooth mouthfeel, full of fresh dark and red fruits and an edge of spice. A certain crowd pleaser, Reckless Love will also serve well for a sophisticated dinner.

6)  NV Reggae Sweet Red Blend-- $10.99
Reggae's best selling wine, this sweeter red is an outstanding red for summer sipping. Easy to drink and not overly sweet, Reggae sings that you're bound to have a good time.

7)  2013 Opolo Mountain Zinfandel, Paso Robles-- $28.99
Rich and powerful, Opolo's Mountain Zinfandel is a dark, intense, and jammy wine. A balanced nose of raspberry and plum, with underlying floral notes of lavender and violet lead into a luscious mouth of plum and cherry, with soft, round tannins that provide a deeply satisfying finish.

8)  2013 Pali Bluffs Pinot Noir, Russian River Valley-- $22.99
A true Russian River Valley Pinot Noir, Bluffs has a deep ruby red color and a wonderfully aromatic nose, bursting with aromas of black cherry, boysenberry, and blueberry. Dark berries are immediately apparent on the palate, followed by tones of currant, and a lingering earthy note on the finish.

9)  NV Moletto Prosecco, Italy-- $14.99
A crisp, sharp, and refined nose provides aromas of ripe fruit that leads to fresh, fruity, elegant flavors. The velvety bubbles make for a truly magnificent sparkling wine, perfect for celebrations or every day enjoyment.

10) 2014 Tenuta Polvaro Pinot Grigio, Italy-- $15.99
Dry, smooth, and structured, this Pinot Grigio will satisfy a wide variety of palates. It is full-bodied and pleasantly soft, with delightful aromas of citrus and delicate flowers, complimented by hints of green apple and pear.

DOWNLOAD THE WINE FESTIVAL ORDER FORM HERE!

Special Pricing honored through Sunday, August 16. Orders must be placed by phone or in-store only. 

Are you are unable to attend the festival but still interested in taking advantage of special discounts on festival wines? We don't blame you! To place an order, download the order form and either call in your order or hand your order in at one of our stores by Sunday, August 16. The wine festival discounts are good this weekend only and on festival wines only.

For a Limited Time, Receive $5 off each Adult Tasting Ticket when purchased with Cash at any Peterson location.*

In just seven days, Naperville will repeat one its greatest annual festivals attended by wine connoisseurs from all over Chicagoland.  As the official retail sponsor of the festival, Peterson's couldn't be more excited to be a part of this community wine event and have the opportunity to showcase an amazing selection of wines. While supplies last, stop in this weekend to take advantage of our amazing $5 off ticket offer. Stay tuned for next week's email which will include a comprehensive list of Peterson's wine fest features in addition to the opportunity to purchase wine fest wines at a discounted price.

 

ADULT WINE TASTING TICKET ~ ONE DAY ADMISSION

$27 in advance when purchased at Peterson's discounted cash price through Aug. 15
{ OR } $32 in advance via Naperville Wine Festival's website / $40 at the door

 
Admission ticket good for either day. Ticket includes a souvenir wine glass, ten tastings, Festival Program, Food & Wine seminars, cooking demonstrations, musical entertainment, and the opportunity to purchase wine at a discount.

*Peterson's special cash offer ends August 15, 2015 and tickets are available only at Peterson stores.