Arm Yourself with Grilling Pro Accessories 
We are finally seeing some grilling worthy weather in Chicago! Have you fired up your grill yet?

If your grilling accessories could use some sprucing up this season, take advantage of our sale and save 20% on all Grilling accessories in May. Use your discount on grilling brushes, cookbooks, skewers, baskets and much more. Buy three or more items and your savings increases to 25%! Please note that May's sale does not include Big Green Eggs.

There's nothing better than a good ole' burger on the grill. But are you guilty of making one of the major sins of burger making by using pre-ground beef? As Chef Sara Salzinski tells us in her latest blog, it's all about the meat.
Pinterest Want to get more inspiration for grilling season? Check out our Grilling Pinterest board.
No More Whining: New Wines & Classes Coming
As we usher in grilling season, we also welcome the arrival of warmer weather wine. Wine Buyer David Indriksons describes what summer sippers you can expect to fill our shelves this season in his latest blog.

Rose Wine Taste these amazing wines and more during our FREE wine tastings every Friday in May at the Mart. Stop by our store from 4pm-6pm each week to sample wines and talk with our knowledgeable wine vendors. While you're here, go ahead and stock your cellar. Buy a case of wine and you'll get 10% off!

The first Fine Vintage wine classes at The Chopping Block also begin next month. These certification courses by the Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET) are the "gold standard" in wine education. Designed for people who want to learn about wine, whether for work or fun, these internationally recognized wine courses will be led by James Cluer, Master of Wine. Level One is already sold out, but space remains in the Level Two classes beginning on May 25.

Wine lovers: be sure to scroll down to the end of this newsletter for an exclusive discount on wine in May.
Green with Envy over Le Creuset's New Color
Le Creuset's new color "Palm" screams spring. It reminders us of leafy palm fronds waving in the light breeze on a tropical beach. Stop by our stores to see this vibrant green. A new Le Creuset piece in this color could be just the cure for your spring fever!

Our new aprons could be the most stylish item on your patio this season. Featuring fun designs like pigs and grills, these durable 100% cotton aprons have adjustable neck loop and ties, a front utility pocket and side towel loop. One size fits all. $31.50




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