Guests will sample unique summer sakes
Cityscape Bar, located on the 15th floor of the Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza, will host their monthly “Vino with a View” wine tasting series on Thursday, July 15 featuring a special sake tasting.
Guests are invited to sip and swirl an array of sake while enjoying stunning panoramic views of downtown’s River North. All attendees of “Vino with a View” will receive a 20% discount off dinner in Italiasia Restaurant after the event. In addition, they can enter to win an Italiasia “Tasting Room with a View Party” for 8 people which includes a five-course tasting menu paired with specialty wines.
Hosted by Aya Nomoto, Sake Specialist from Southern Wine & Spirits of Illinois, the event will highlight several sakes including: Akitabare “Koshiki Juntsukuri” Northern Sky Junmai (Pleasingly dry and quite mild, a well-crafted traditional sake), Dewazakura “Oka” Cherry Bouquet Ginjo (Delightful, flowery bouquet with a touch of pear and melon), Tedorigawa “Yamahai Daiginjo” Chrysanthemum Meadow (Supple, racy, with enticing imprint of honey and herbs), Tsuki Usagi “Moon Rabbit” Sparkling (Fresh, pleasantly fruity with light and a crisp finish).
During the tasting, patrons can indulge in an assortment of small bites including: Buffalo Chicken Straws, Peperonata Pizzas and Antipasto Trays.
WHEN: Thursday, July 15 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
COST: COMPLIMENTARY (limited reservations available)
Reservations Required: firstname.lastname@example.org
After the tasting, guests can use their 20% discount to dine at Italiasia Restaurant located adjacent to Cityscape Bar where they will discover a creative fusion restaurant with a menu offering a kaleidoscope of flavors from Italy and Pan Asia that creates a taste sensation of East meets West.
Holiday Inn Mart Plaza – 15th Floor
350 W. Mart Center Drive
Chicago, IL 60654