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IL: The House Wine Redux

June 30, 2014

House wines have traditionally been inexpensive wines sold by the glass or carafe. Here in the USA, they're usually just cheap and characterless, and not something anyone interested in good wine would ever consider ordering. In fact, they were often so bad you hardly ever see a "house" wine offered today because they eventually sold so poorly. Lisa Kelly, owner of Bread & Wine in Old Irving Park, is changing this.