Jammed Pack Weekend of Fun!!!

This weekend is going to be absolutely wild! There are TWO major events happening here and around us the weekend of May 20th. Mayfest – May 20th-22nd First, starting May 20th, the 25th Anniversary of Mayfest is taking place (for the first time ever) just ONE block away from the Chicago Bar Store. In respect of this huge celebration, we …

Late Night Shopping takes over Armitage and Halsted shopping districts

Check out our retail store, Chicago Bar Store, in Lincoln Park being spotlighted on the news this morning in anticipation of tomorrow’s Late Night Shopping Event on Armitage & Halsted! Good Day Chicago interviewed the Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce Vice President to promote the special holiday shopping occasion. Chicago Bar Shop Hospitality Services Showroom and Chicago Bar Store Retail …

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Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday Sale

It’s that time of year again! Time for everyone to embark on the awesome adventure that is holiday shopping. Well, no need to fear! Chicago Bar Store is here for all your Bar Tool, Bar Accessories, and Unique Gift needs! We are here for you, whether that be in-store or online!This year, we want to give back to you and …

HOT Summer SALE 2021!

August 1st- August 31st, 2021- Visit the Chicago Bar Shop Lincoln Park (Chicago, IL) store to cash in on these HOT summer deals! Free $10 Gift Card with $100 Gift Card Purchase Spend $100 on Chicago Bar Shop gift cards, get a $10 gift card as a BONUS 100% FREE! What a great way to treat yourself while picking up …

Make Ritual Spirit Alternatives YOUR Alternative Ritual!

While Seedlip remains the best-selling brand of non-alcoholic spirits in the United States, local Chicago company Ritual continues making waves with their line of liquor alternatives. They offer three different takes on some classic bar regulars- a zero-proof gin, whiskey, and tequila. Now aren’t these just flavored waters, you ask? While these are jam packed with the flavor and aromas …

Shaken or Stirred?

While Bond preferred his shaken not stirred, he didn’t provide the rest of the endless possible ways he takes his martini. Dry? Straight up? On the rocks? With a twist? There are countless ways to make a martini, making this signature cocktail the perfect mixology experiment! Whether it’s vodka or gin, you’re likely to find many recipes that call for …

Kick Off Game Day With These Great Products!

No matter who you’re rooting for, you can get into the spirit of the game with these awesome football themed items. Impress your guests with coasters, koozies, cocktail napkins, snack picks, and more!

Day of the Dead & Halloween

The Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico and by people of Mexican heritage throughout the world. The holiday begins on October 31st and ends November 2nd. It is meant to celebrate loved ones and honor deceased relatives. The Day of the Dead shares similarities with Halloween, including some similar practices, from decorating with pictures of skeletons, to ghoulishly …

How to Make Natural Almond Orgeat Cocktail Syrup | Orgeat Recipe + Modern Variations & History

Orgeat Syrup, how do you pronounce ‘ORGEAT’? Orgeat (pronounced or-zha for the French pronunciation or or-zhat) is a wonderful cocktail ingredient found in many classic cocktails. What is Orgeat Syrup? Orgeat Syrup is traditionally an almond simple syrup. That means it is a sugar and water mixture (simple syrup) that is flavored. In this case the syrup is flavored with …