$35 for Five Bottles of Wine at Life’s A Cabernet (Up to $76 Value)

Wicker Park

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Wines are often named for their region of origin, such as Burgundy, Bordeaux, or Tightly Sealed Bin on Windowsill. Send taste buds traveling with this Groupon.

$35 for Five Bottles of Wine (Up to $76 Value)

Customers will receive one magnum of cabernet (a double bottle), one bottle of merlot, plus two bottles of their choosing. Wines chosen by customers are subject to availability—grenache, syrah, pinot grigio, and malbec are carried in limited quantities. One magnum counts as two bottles. Groupon users also receive a 15% discount on any other products in the store except for artwork.

Life's A Cabernet

What was supposed to be a vacation to Napa changed Christopher Libby’s life. Visiting California's thriving vineyards made him realize that life was too short to dislike his career, so he quit his job. He then enrolled in school, became an executive sommelier, and beat Liza Minnelli in a game of Rock, Paper, Scissors to win the right to name his wine shop Life’s A Cabernet. Inside, floor-to-ceiling cubbies highlight Libby's main fare—500 unique bottles of wine—though his shelves also display a collection of 75 craft beers, small-batch scotch and whisky, and handcrafted gin and tequila. In the spirit of wine appreciation, Christopher leads a club through which members receive a bottle of wine each month that he chooses, often a white, red, or bubbly vintage that pairs with the seasons.

Reviews

What I like is that this guy knows his wines, but readily admits he's still learning, and doesn't treat us ord'nary folk as know-nothings.

Eduardo M., Yelp, 9/7/11

The staff is knowledgeable and always friendly. I love the variety that they have and I always seem to leave with a bottle or two.

Tita P., Yelp, 2/12/12
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    Wicker Park

    1937 W. North Ave.

    Chicago, Illinois 60622

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In a Nutshell

Five bottles of wine include cabernet, merlot, and other varieties from the shop’s collection of more than 500 unique wines

The Fine Print

Expires Mar 6th, 2013. Limit 1 per person, may buy 3 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Valid in-store only. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Valid for one magnum of cabernet (a double bottle), one bottle of merlot, plus two bottles of customer's choosing. Wines chosen by customers are subject to availability. Credit card not accepted for additional charges under $10. Tax not included. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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