Wine and food lovers alike returned to the social event of the summer “Uncorked, Bottles & Barrels” at the Westfield Old Orchard Mall. The midsummer soiree included catering from over 10 vendors including Chicago Distilling, Chloe Wines, KOVAL and PRP Wines paired with generous food samples from Roka Akor, Shake Shack, Nando's Peri-Peri, Blaze Pizza, Maggiano’s, McCormick & Schmick’s, Noodles & Co., Epic Burger and Cinnabon. The colorful evening also featured a special guest appearance from Chef Rick Bayless and local chefs Seth and Ryan who sampled delicious bites from their cooking demo. Guests also enjoyed live acoustic performance from Keith Semple. The night ended with raffles for various prizes, shopping and a silent auction, which 100% of the proceeds were donated to the Greater Chicago Food Depository.
Photos by: Jerry Alt