Rhine Hall Cocktail Class @ Nia Restaurant
Oct
26
6:00pm 6:00pm

Rhine Hall Cocktail Class @ Nia Restaurant

Join us at Nia Restaurant for a Custom Cocktail Class featuring an assortment of our fruit brandies just in time for Fall!

This class will feature signature tips from our own expert mixologist, Sarah Schmitt, as well as a tasting of various Autumn-inspired cocktails such as:

La Normande Cocktail - "Apple Of My Eye"
Pear Brandy Cocktail - "Peary Good Time"
Cherry Brandy Cocktail - "Cheery Cherry" 

Decadent appetizers will be provided by Nia herself!

Don't miss this exclusive chance to mingle and enjoy craft spirits and bites at Nia's!

Get your tickets HERE

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Oktoberfest 2017
Sep
30
4:00pm 4:00pm

Oktoberfest 2017

Join us to celebrate Oktoberfest with $4 traditional Obstler pours!
An "Obstler" pour is part Apple Brandy + part Pear Brandy, a very traditional combination in Austria

+  Try our new Bierschnaps

This new version is made from a saison beer which has been distilled into a clear, 80-proof spirit. Gaining strength in both alcohol content and flavor through distillation, Bierschnaps is traditionally enjoyed chilled or sipped alongside a beer.

+  Food from Kaiser Tiger
Our treat!

+  All the polka music you can handle

Admission is FREE so bring your friends!

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Pantry to Plate: Panel and party
Jul
18
6:00pm 6:00pm

Pantry to Plate: Panel and party

Pantry to Plate Panel + Party!

July 18, 6-9pm, Rhine Hall

Ticket price: $25

 

Join Heather Crosby, author of newly released YumUniverse Pantry to Plate, for a wellness-y panel discussion, book signing, and plant-based cocktail party.

 

Panel guests include YumUniverse's own Heather Crosby, Giselle Wasfie of Remix Acupuncture and Remix Lifestyle, Cat Aldana of Eat Stretch Nap, and Alma Omeralovic of Chill Chicago Meditation. Expect an enlightening discussion on female entrepreneurship in the wellness sphere and self-care in the midst of hustle moderated by Rose Truesdale. The panel will close with a guided meditation for us all to reflect on what we learned.

 

Then it's time to party! Local lady-makers Rhine HallTime Machine Juice, and Sacred Serve plant-based gelato are combining forces for a collaborative boozy cocktail float, included in your ticket price. And a Rhine Hall cash bar will be open all evening long.

 

Copies of Pantry to Plate will be available for purchase and signing.

 

Can't wait to see you there!

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Plum Blossom Festival - Sunday June 11th
Jun
11
2:00pm 2:00pm

Plum Blossom Festival - Sunday June 11th

Join us in celebrating the Plum Blossom Festival at Rhine Hall this Sunday from 2-5pm!

A tradition in parts of Europe where Charlie learned to distill, the Plum Blossom Festival celebrates the return of the warmer seasons.

We'll have guest bartenders Mony Bunni from Boleo and Sarah Schmittfrom Vol. 39 serving up their own signature Plum Brandy cocktails, and light snacks will be provided by Kaiser Tiger!

This event is free and open to the public -- complimentary bites and cocktail samples will be provided with additional cocktails avaliable for purchase.

Invite your friends to ring in the warmer months with us, and we'll see you on Sunday!

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Pop Up Dinner: Jeff Williams (Sunday, March 5th)
Mar
5
7:00pm 7:00pm

Pop Up Dinner: Jeff Williams (Sunday, March 5th)

If you love food and you love booze, this is the perfect pairing for you! Join us March 5th at 7:00PM.

Rhine Hall Distillery (located at 2010 W. Fulton, near the West Loop) will be hosting chef Jeff Williams. Jeff is currently the executive sous chef at Sable Kitchen and Bar,  Previous experiences at FavikenThe Willows Inn and Luksus under his belt. 

Jeff will serve up an intricate tasting menu inspired by the changing seasons. This menu highlights season vegetables, as well as multiple preserving techniques. The highly refined, but down to earth menu will be accompanied by Rhine Hall’s classic and specialty cocktails using homemade syrups and bitters. 

This intimate experience is priced at $75/person and includes 3 cocktails (tax&gratuity not included). Reservations are limited to 12 people. 

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New! Workshops at Rhine Hall
Mar
3
to Apr 23

New! Workshops at Rhine Hall

Elevate your home cocktail game by learning how to make your own ingredients. With homemade syrups, bitters and shrubs you can take more control of shaping your cocktails!

The instructor will demonstrate how to make a syrup from scratch, then you will make your own shrub with the guidance of the instructor which you can take home.

You will also receive a short informational pamphlet containing methods, the recipe of the shrub and syrup we create along with helpful tips and tricks.

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RHINE HALL WILL BE CLOSED FRIDAY 12/23 AND SATURDAY 12/24
Dec
23
to Jan 1

RHINE HALL WILL BE CLOSED FRIDAY 12/23 AND SATURDAY 12/24

The tasting room will be closed on Friday 12/23 as well as Saturday 12/24.  We're sorry for any inconvenience!  We look forward to seeing you the Thursday, 12/29 and Friday 12/30.  If interested in coming in on New Years Eve, please email info@rhinehall.com.

If interested in purchasing any bottles, please visit any Binny's!  Most of them carry our entire line.  Thank you!  Other retailers include but are not limited to Eataly, Whole Foods, Olivia's, Beer Temple, Vicnic, Green Grocer, Ezra's, Independent Spirits, Plum Market, In Fine Spirits, Moreno's Liquors, Printers Row Wine Shop, Wine Goddess, Vosges Chocolate, Uncorkit, Vas Foremost, and more!

Please see here for gift cards going towards the tasting room and/or tours and cocktail classes.

Have a wonderful holiday and Happy New Year!

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Bierschnaps is here!
Dec
16
to Jan 26

Bierschnaps is here!

For the first time, we distilled a stout beer from a brewery neighbor of ours on Fulton Street in Chicago, Illinois. What started as an experiment rooted in neighborly fun has now become our newest product to hit the shelves: Rhine Hall Bierschnaps. 

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DECEMBER HOLIDAY OFFERS
Nov
29
to Dec 31

DECEMBER HOLIDAY OFFERS

We love the holiday season - so we wanted to share some special offers with you!  All specials will be available in the tasting room through the end of 2016!  Reach out to info@rhinehall.com call us at 312-24304313 OR visit us in our tasting room Thursdays and Fridays 5-9pm or Saturday 2-7pm.  See below for some of our offers, and announcements too!

1. 3 Bottle Combo deal for both our 375ml and 750ml bottle sizes.

2. Customized/Personalized bottles for your family or business.

3. Our newest product, Oak Aged Plum Brandy,  will be released mid-December, exclusively available in the tasting room until 2017!

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Rhine Hall turns 3: Come to our free birthday bash!
Nov
5
2:00pm 2:00pm

Rhine Hall turns 3: Come to our free birthday bash!

 

Rhine Hall invites you to join us Saturday, November 5th from 2-10pm for our 3rd birthday bash. 

THIS EVENT IS FREE

 

We are excited to partner with Pastoral, Artisan Cheese, Bread & Wine as well as Jeff Williams of Sable Kitchen & Bar to offer free snacks. 

 

In honor of our 3rd birthday, our special cocktails for the event will feature our flagship Apple Brandy and Grappa to honor our core products and the foundation of our distillery. 

 

 

What: 3rd birthday bash (FREE entry)

When: November 5thfrom 2-10pm

Where: Rhine Hall Distilery (2010 W. Fulton in Chicago,IL)

 

Need more incentive to come help us celebrate?

 

 

 

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EYE EATERS SOCIETY DINNER/DANCE #2 @pauloctavious @chicagoathletichotel
Oct
28
6:00pm 6:00pm

EYE EATERS SOCIETY DINNER/DANCE #2 @pauloctavious @chicagoathletichotel

We are psyched to sponsor some beverages at the second Eye Eaters Society Dinner/Dance on October 28th at the iconic Chicago Athletic Association.  See below for more information.  It is going to be a real winner.  More to come with photos!

The society will reconvene for our second dinner on October 28, 2016 at the historic Chicago Athletic Association Hotel. 

Our event will capture the eerie, unearthly spirit of Halloween through food, photography and entertainment. Be prepared for an atmosphere that celebrates the regal, the beautiful, and the strange. 

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Halloween Pumpkin Decorating at Rhine Hall
Oct
22
2:00pm 2:00pm

Halloween Pumpkin Decorating at Rhine Hall

Join us at Rhine Hall, during regular tasting room hours (5-9pm) on Saturday October 22nd to decorate pumpkins. 

$10 gets you a pumpkin and all the crafting/decorating supplies you need to create your Halloween masterpiece while sipping on seasonal fruit brandy cocktails!

The tasting room will be open to all guests during this event, whether or not you wish to decorate a pumpkin. 

 

Image borrowed from Good Housekeeping's blog post. Credit due to  Mike Garten
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BLACKHAWKS FANS : THIS SATURDAY #SLIVO FOR #HOSSA @nhlblackhawks
Oct
22
2:00pm 2:00pm

BLACKHAWKS FANS : THIS SATURDAY #SLIVO FOR #HOSSA @nhlblackhawks

Blackhawks fans, Rhine Hall is open this Saturday 2-7pm.  During our open hours we will be be offering discounted Plum Brandy aka #Slivovitz sippers/shots in the tasting room in honor of Marian Hossa's national drink from home.  The game is on at 6pm, we will be open before the game for an ideal pregame in honor of #hossa500.

Plum Brandy/Slivovitz is a common drink enjoyed by many Eastern Europeans.  Slivovitz is made from 100% plums.  At Rhine Hall we source all of our plums/fruit from Michigan.

Come by and enjoy $4 Plum Brandy sippers/shots!

Hope to see you soon. 

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Discover the Spirits with Artale in Rockford @artaleco @discovcenmuseum
Oct
21
7:30pm 7:30pm

Discover the Spirits with Artale in Rockford @artaleco @discovcenmuseum

ROCKFORD and surrounding areas, visit us at The Discover Museum for Discover the Spirits. We will be pouring spirits from our favorite Rockford retailer, Artale.  See below for more information.  Anyone else from Rockford, shout at us, we'd love to visit you while we're in town!

October 21st, 7.30-11pm

We are thrilled to announce the 3rd annual Discover the Spirits: Sip, Sample Support, which will take place on Friday, October 21, 2016, at Discovery Center Museum. We are proud to partner with Artale Wine Company to bring this one-of-a-kind fundraising event back to Rockford! The event, catered to guests age 21 and older, offers a variety of spirits, craft beers and wine from around the world, as well as appetizers from local restaurants and plenty of live music and other unique entertainment! Proceeds from the event support Discovery Center exhibits, programs, and outreach efforts.

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Public cocktail class
Oct
15
7:00pm 7:00pm

Public cocktail class

BRANDY AND GRAPPA COCKTAILS

Here’s what’s up: You love grappa. You love brandy. And goodness knows you love drinking them in any form. Now that you’ve mastered sipping them straight, learn how to mix them with bitters and mixers and create your own signature drink! Taste the different alcohols that Rhine Hall offers and how they’re distilled, explore flavour pairings, dilution and temperature, and the art of creating a delicious drink made from some of Chicago's best alcohol!  

 

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Eleve Musical Performance hosted by Ovation
Sep
28
7:30pm 7:30pm

Eleve Musical Performance hosted by Ovation

Rhine Hall is sponsoring this killer event, September 28th right with our neighbors, Ovation, down the street!  Support these amazing musical performers, while sipping on Rhine Hall cocktail samples. :)  Ticket info listed at the bottom.

Adapting the concepts of underground music and speakeasy bars, Élevé spotlights multi-faceted artistic performances born from the collaboration between violin/piano duo Bow & Hammer and event space Ovation Chicago. Through ONLINE SALES ONLY, your ticket will provide a midweek night of live performance, proprietary libations crafted by Rhine Hall Distillery (2 included drink tickets/person), and a chance to socialize with all your closest friends in one of the classiest venues on the west side! Come see what we have to share with you...

 

Here are the details:

 

When: Wednesday, Sept 28th. Doors open 7:30p / Showtime 8:00p

Where: Ovation Chicago, 2324 W Fulton St

Who: Bow & Hammer (plus a few more on occasion)

Ticket: $15 ONLINE

 

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TASTE OF THE GREAT LAKES @alliance4greatlakes
Jun
23
6:00pm 6:00pm

TASTE OF THE GREAT LAKES @alliance4greatlakes

Join us for our favorite party of the year!  

The Taste of the Great Lakes is a party to celebrate the efforts of members, donors, and sponsors to all work for a common cause: To protect the Great Lakes. Find more information on The Alliance for the Great Lakes

The party takes place on the Yacht at the Columbia Yacht club with Rhine Hall cocktail samples, food, music, and unbeatable views.

More sponsors to highlight include: Bells Brewery, Deschutes Brewery, Great Lakes Brewery, Nico Osteria, North Pond, Shaw's, Watershed, and of course, RHINE HALL!

Thursday, June 23rd 6-9pm

Columbia Yacht Club 

BUY TICKETS HERE

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Pop Up Dinner (Chef Jeff Williams)
Mar
15
7:30pm 7:30pm

Pop Up Dinner (Chef Jeff Williams)

If you love food and you love booze, this is the perfect pairing for you! Join us March 15th at 7:30PM (with option to arrive at 7pm to purchase a cocktail to enjoy at the distillery before dinner begins). 

Rhine Hall Distillery (located at 2010 W. Fulton, near the West Loop) will be hosting the young and extremely talented chef Jeff Williams -back in Chicago after a recent stint at Faviken, with The Willows Inn and Luksus under his belt. 

Jeff will serve up a 6 course tasting menu inspired by his recent culinary excursions but also influenced by his childhood on Cape Cod. The highly refined, but down to earth menu will be accompanied by Rhine Hall’s classic and specialty cocktails using all homemade syrups and bitters. 

This intimate experience is priced at $95/person and includes 4 cocktails. Reservations are limited to 12 people. 

Reserve at info@rhinehall.com or 312 243 4313

Menu below!

Food

Bites
Kohlrabi & Miso | Bread & Butter

Grains
Scallion, Potato, Cured Yolk

Pig Skin
Plum & Pollen

Roots
Smoked Trout & Dill

Short Rib
Onion, Aged Beef Fat & Jus

Parsnip Cake
Cultured Cream & Pear


Sojourn

3.15.2016

 

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