A medley of grapes were used to make the newest magnum-sized versions of Ensemble sparkling wine. And the results are two sparklers whose magnitude just couldn’t be contained in a regular 750 mL bottle.
Do you have a bit of Sherlock Holmes or Nancy Drew in you? Here's your chance to show off your mystery-solving talents. Join winemaker, Mark Wenzel, and the rest of the Illinois Sparkling Co./August Hill Winery crew as we gather at the Winery and Caves for a night filled with laughter and fun.
Join us for the upcoming "Angel of Hopefest" in downtown Utica. Illinois Sparkling Co. will be there, popping corks and slinging bubbly, doing our part to raise funds for the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life.
It's time to pick the grapes! The big question is how do we know when the grapes are ready? Can you tell by look or by tasting them? Are mind-straining mathematical equations required? Or do one of those little tiny birds in the vineyard let us know?
Join the Grant Park Conservancy & The Trotter Project, over 30 top chefs & restaurants, renowned wine experts with exceptional wines, and craft beer & specialty purveyors for Savour Chicago. Our own Mark Wenzel will be there pouring Illinois Sparkling Co. bubbly!