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Tasting with Doug Cass, Owner of Cass Winery in Paso Robles
Friday, November 20th:  6-9pm @ Chicago Avenue

We always love when Doug Cass comes to town to share his wines. Now rivaling parts of Napa, Paso Robles is gaining steam and creating waves all around. Find out what’s so great about this Southern California wine region and why Cass continues to be a top performer at all Peterson stores. Some Cass favorites on the tasting menu will include: Cass Marsanne, Cass Viognier, Cass Grenache, Cass Mouvedre and Cass Cabernet.

Duckhorn Tasting with Paula Widmaier
Saturday, November 14th: 1-5pm @ Main Street

Don't miss an exclusive tasting with Paul Widmaier of Duckhorn Vineyards, November 14th at Peterson’s Downtown Naperville location on Main. Paula will be featuring some of Peterson's favorite Duckhorn gems; Decoy Sauvignon Blanc, Decoy Pinot Noir, Decoy Red, Decoy Cabernet Sauvignon, and Duckhorn Cabernet Sauvignon!

Vibrant Rioja Featured Tasting
Nov. 14 from 1-5pm @ Peterson's Gartner Rd. store

Help us celebrate International Tempranillo Day (11/12) all week long. Rioja, Spain is an international sensation and one of the top leading wine regions in the world. Join us Saturday, November 14th with Carrie Schuster, as she tastes some of our favorite tempranillo-based Riojas.

Ramon Bilbao Winery Featured Tasting
Friday, November 13: 6-9pm @ Chicago Avenue

Help us celebrate International Tempranillo Day, November 12th all week long! Join in on the fun Friday, November 13th as legendary Rioja specialist, Saurabh Kathuria, speaks on the marvels of Rioja and tastes through one of Spain's most treasured wineries!

Join Eric Wente for a Tasting honoring the Robert A. Koranda Scholarship Foundation
Friday, November 6: Tasting @ Peterson's Chicago Avenue store 6pm - 9pm * Optional donation of $40 * RSVP Required (630) 605-8934

A percentage of the proceeds from this event will go towards a Scholarship program behalf of the Rob Koranda Foundation. Joining us all the way from California is Eric Wente who will be the guest speaker also presenting his award winning Wente wines.


Saturday, November 7: 1-5pm @ Gartner Road

Taste 36 wines in Part 2 of our “Around the World with Wine” Fall Tasting Series. This series will focus on a completely different set of wines than Part 1 of the series from regions such as France, Italy, Argentina, Chile, Spain, California, Oregon, Washington, Australia and New Zealand.